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 $4.7M 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. 

She is a recent graduate of Leadership Raleigh and a member of the board for the Wake County Estate Planning Council and the Champions board of the NC Girls STEM Collaborative Leadership Council. Having visited over 20 countries, she carries a passion for cross-cultural sharing and global literacy.

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.