Craig Leach

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Craig J. Leach is chief executive officer of Graham-Pelton Consulting, Inc. During his tenure, Graham-Pelton Consulting quickly emerged as one of the nation’s premier fundraising and management consulting firms serving the full spectrum of industry clients including colleges and universities, independent schools, hospital and healthcare organizations, social service agencies, religious organizations, environmental groups, and professional associations.

Recognized throughout the industry for his expertise in designing effective organizational and management structures for institutions with substantial capital and endowment needs, Craig has worked closely with some of the world’s leading institutions to meet some of the most ambitious fundraising goals of the past 30 years.

Under his direction, Graham-Pelton Consulting has earned a reputation for offering clients maximum value by providing them with hands-on, accomplished professionals; diverse and innovative service models; and an extraordinary commitment to customer service.

A graduate of Fairfield University, Craig holds a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.