Mr. Jay Gould
Jay Gould, President / CEO, is a strategic thinker and mission-centered leader with a demonstrated passion for advancing the Catholic mission. As a seasoned advancement consultant, Jay inspires teamwork, accountability and results with the Catholic schools, parishes, diocese and religious communities he works with throughout the United States. As a persuasive communicator and strategist at heart, Mr. Gould has an established reputation as a proven solutions provider who understands the complexity of challenges facing Catholic organizations today. By embracing a collaborative approach with organizational leaders and advancement team members, Jay encourages a spirit of possibility rooted in creative, verified and time sensitive solutions.
In his role as founder of the company, Mr. Gould is the architect and author of a myriad of advancement related resources including A Comprehensive Guide to Catholic Advancement©, The Enrollment Management Funnel for Catholic Schools©, Recruitment and Retention Tracking Software, Capital Campaign Prospect Management Software as well as dozens of professional papers, published articles, reports and PowerPoint presentations. Specializing in comprehensive and integrated advancement, enrollment management, Offertory an Parish Life enhancement, capital campaign management, board and volunteer leadership, annual fund segmentation, major gift solicitation, communications and constituent relations, Jay empowers clients with the resources necessary to achieve newfound and sustained success.