Ms. Launa Wilson is a seasoned nonprofit leader and philanthropy professional with two decades of documented success building thriving major gift programs and strengthening nonprofit operations. She is the owner of Launa Wilson Consulting LLC, providing strategic guidance to nonprofits focused on strengthening governance, fund development, and organizational sustainability.
Prior to establishing her consultancy, Ms. Wilson held a variety of positions in the nonprofit sector, including program manager, fundraising professional, and executive director. She has built programs from the ground up, raised millions in charitable dollars, and led systemic changes resulting in stronger, more efficient, and more diverse nonprofits.
Ms. Wilson is a vocal advocate for best practices in nonprofit management and ethics in fundraising. She is a sought-after trainer, speaker, and executive coach. She is also an active community servant, volunteering her time and expertise as a board member for several nonprofit organizations in her home region.
Ms. Wilson graduated from the University of Nevada Las Vegas with bachelors and masters degrees in Social Work, and is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. She lives in beautiful downtown Riverside, California with her husband and three dogs.