James Anderson

Adjunct Consultant

Biography

James Anderson, Adjunct Consultant, first joined GG+A in 2008 as a Project Consultant, and re-joined in 2012 as a Data Analyst. His work focuses on data collection, analysis, and visualization for a select cohort of top North American research universities.

Previously, James was Assistant Director, Presidential and Leadership Management at The University of Chicago, where he was responsible for tracking scheduling requests for the President, Trustees, and other senior leadership; preparing confidential briefings for fundraising events; and monitoring the fundraising activity of the President and Trustees.

James most recently served as an Independent Consultant at the Dental Auxiliary Learning and Education (DALE) Foundation, where he was responsible for researching fundraising operations at peer education-based foundations. He developed an action plan for the inauguration of an individual/corporate and foundations giving structure as well as a strategy for the investiture of a need-based scholarship program.

Prior to his work at the University of Chicago and DALE, James was Director of Evaluation at Public Allies Milwaukee, a social development and community organization associated with the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. There, he managed leadership training sessions, analyzed qualitative and quantitative program data, and spearheaded the Public Allies Milwaukee Alumni re-engagement effort. James has also worked as an English language teacher for the Yonago City Municipal Board of Education in Tottori Prefecture, Japan.

Originally from the UK, and now based in the Netherlands, James received an MA in Trans-Atlantic Studies from the University of Birmingham and a BA (Hons.) in History from the University of Liverpool.

Clients
  • American Heart Association
  • Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Art Institute of Chicago
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Brandeis University
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Colby College
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell College
  • Cornell University
  • Dalhousie University
  • Dartmouth College
  • DePaul University
  • Drexel University
  • Dublin City University
  • Duke University
  • Free Library of Philadelphia
  • Hobart and William Smith Colleges
  • INSEAD
  • Kansas University Endowment
  • Kent Denver School
  • Kenyon College
  • Kingswood-Oxford School
  • McGill University
  • McMaster University
  • Memorial Hermann Foundation
  • Miami University of Ohio
  • Middlebury College
  • National Jewish Health
  • New Mexico State University
  • New York University Stern School of Business
  • Northeastern University
  • Norton Healthcare Foundation
  • Oregon State University Foundation
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Stanford University
  • Sweet Briar College
  • Temple University
  • The City University of New York
  • The Clark Art Institute
  • The Jackson Laboratory
  • The Ohio State University
  • The University of Mississippi
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • The University of Toledo Foundation
  • University of Alberta
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Calgary
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Irvine
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Cambridge
  • University of Colorado
  • University of Florida
  • University of Illinois Foundation
  • University of Leeds
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of Minnesota Foundation
  • University of Nebraska Foundation
  • University of Ottawa
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Rochester
  • University of San Diego
  • University of South Florida
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Toronto
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Washington
  • University of Wisconsin Foundation
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Washington University in St. Louis
  • Yale University

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