Direct Marketing

Membership Development

Rodney English, Fundraising strategist

Rodney has specialized in serving non-profit organizations for nearly 30 years.  His key to success has been in building sustainable, profitable donor development programs by employing direct mail, online, and other direct response media. 
​In addition to campaign planning, implementation and analysis, Rodney is also considered one of the best copywriters in the direct marketing industry. 

​Over the years, Rodney has launched or managed a number of successful marketing programs for both non-profit and for profit organizations, including the American Association of Health Plans, American Girl Dolls, Smithsonian Institution, NAACP, Amnesty International,  Sara Lee, American Society of Landscape Architects, Howard University, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jazz at Lincoln Center, the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra, and North Shore Animal League.  

​Rodney holds a B.A. in Economics from Georgetown University.