Jamie Knowles-Griffiths

Director of Estate and Gift Planning

Regions Covered: Eastern one-half of North and South Carolina


Jamie Knowles-Griffiths is the Director of Estate and Planned Giving for the American Cancer Society, supporting efforts across North Carolina and South Carolina for the organization’s second largest funding stream. Her role includes educating estate planning professionals about charitable giving strategies, engaging and stewarding donors and volunteers, and conducting community outreach. She has raised over $5M since being named to her position in 2013. 

Jamie received her Bachelor’s Degree from UNC-Chapel Hill and her Master’s Degree in Public Administration from North Carolina State University. In 2018, she was awarded the prestigious Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) credential, the first globally-recognized credential for fundraising professionals.

Jamie is married to Justin Griffiths, and they reside in Raleigh.

For more information about Planned Giving, call 1-800-227-1885.

To contact this Director of Estate and Gift Planning, please email jamie.knowles-griffiths@cancer.org.