David Peterson

  • Development Coordinator
  • Wentzville, MO 63385
  • Apr 14, 2017
Full time Non-Profit

Personal Summary

Multifaceted, detail-oriented, and dedicated professional, seeking a challenging role to fully utilize skills and experience in development coordination within nonprofit and commercial organizations. Adept at conducting marketing, financial and research data analysis, as well as providing high-quality services toward the successful achievement of organizational goals. Articulate communicator; able to establish positive relationships and work collaboratively with individuals at all levels. Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel and PowerPoint), Keynote, HTML editors, and database administration.

Work Experience

Development Assistant (Intern)
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016 Voices For Children

Conducted prospect research of grant and individual donors, as well as donor data analysis and contact records generation for stewardship tracking
Organized budget data for Missouri Common Grant Form; utilized Abila and Raiser’s Edge donor database for donor and grant research
Performed organizational and financial analysis of Angel Fund expenditures for Cardinals Care grant application

Office Administrator
Jan 2014 - Jan 2016 Missouri Democratic Party

Developed effective phone banking and canvassing strategies
Coordinated recruiting and scheduling, as well as managed volunteers while formulating strategies for “get out the vote” campaign
Informed and advised voters regarding polling locations, candidates, and voting registrations
Formulated effective strategies in targeting and emphasizing specific demographics


Master of Arts in Nonprofit Leadership, In Progress
Webster University
Bachelor of Science in Political Science - Public Law and Theory, Minor in Business Management
University of Central Missouri – College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Science