Victoria Burkhart, Founder and President
A native of the Philadelphia region, Victoria (Vicki) has worked with education, healthcare, and social service organizations, along with business associations, for more than 35 years. She founded The Burkhart Group in 1999 with a mission to provide seasoned professional expertise to non-profit organizations in a cost-effective manner. Previously, she served as the Vice President for Development and Alumni Relations at the Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann University and Director of Development and Alumni Relations at West Chester University. She received both her Bachelor of Arts and Master of Education degrees from the Pennsylvania State University where she studied organizational management and counseling.
Vicki’s areas of expertise include board development and strategic planning, membership development, major gifts management, organizational development and capacity building, campaign coordination and volunteer management. She has a strong non-profit background and is recognized for her experience in merging and growing volunteer organizations. A seasoned major gifts fund raiser, Vicki has had hands-on experience with the development of major gifts programs, including cultivation activities, coaching volunteer and staff solicitors, developing gift strategy, and creating major gifts donor management programs. She herself has closed multi-million-dollar gifts for several organizations.
Along with her passion for non-profit communities, Vicki is an avid entrepreneur and member of the entrepreneur community in the northeast corridor.Connect With Vicki