Mike Goodwin Honored for Distinguished Fundraising

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Mike Goodwin, who is nationally recognized for his fundraising expertise, was named the 2014 recipient of the Allan Price Award for Distinguished Service to the Fundraising Profession by the Association of Fundraising Professionals Oregon and SW Washington Chapter. With more than 39 years of experience in institutional advancement, Goodwin is president and CEO of the Oregon State University Foundation and oversaw Oregon State University’s recently completed $1 billion campaign, the university’s first campus-wide fundraising campaign, which exceeded its goal. Prior to that, he led Georgetown University’s first successful $1 billion campaign and directed the first comprehensive campaign at Washington State University. Goodwin is chair-elect of the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), an international higher education advancement organization. Goodwin is highly regarded for bringing solid business principles and a strong emphasis on relationship-building and teamwork to nonprofit organizations.