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Elinor (Ellie) Wymore, CFRE

Region covered: Iowa, South Dakota


Ellie has worked in non-profit management her entire professional life. She has been the American Cancer Society’s Director of Estate & Gift Planning Services for Iowa and South Dakota since 1997.  She works with donors and their profesional advisors, helping them find ways to extend their philanthropic giving beyond their own lifetimes. During her tenure with ACS she has received numerous awards for both her gift development skills, as well as her volunteerism within several mission delivery programs.  She is a Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE) and a recipient of the Outstanding Development Professional Award from the Eastern Iowa Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (formerly NSFRE). She lives in Waterloo, Iowa with husband, Ken and a very demanding miniature pinscher named Princess. She is an active volunteer with Big Brothers Big Sisters and her church.  




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