Derry Deringer, CFRE, brings 15 years of fundraising experience as an independent consultant and director-level staff in individual major gifts and institutional giving.
As a Capital Campaign Pro Advisor, Derry most enjoys delivering a blend of advising, faciliting, and coaching methods to help his clients experience transformational growth.
Before a 2002 transition to the public sector, Derry was a regional sales manager at UUNET, a business-to-business internet technology firm based in Northern Virginia.
Derry is a dynamic problem solver and motivator with 25 years of professional experience in business, nonprofit, and international intergovernmental agencies.
Areas of Expertise
Derry’s areas of campaign expertise are in:
- Housing and human services
- Poverty and food insecurity
- Environment and climate change
Some of Derry’s Clients
- Seed Savers Exchange
- Society of St. Andrew
Education and Certifications
- B.A. from Hampden Sydney College
- Certified Culture Facilitator – 2019
- CFRE – 2012
- Certified Professional Coach – 2005
Derry and his family love to travel and explore other cultures. The most interesting place they have lived is Rome, Italy and Derry’s most off the beaten path experience was volunteering for a chocolate factory based in the Amazon rainforest.