Michelle T. Edgerton is an experienced professional with nearly two decades of proven success as a fundraiser and senior executive leader. Michelle’s strength is building strong, successful fundraising programs and helping organizations obtain greater clarity and mission alignment through strategic investments. She is also a sought-after speaker and presenter. She has facilitated tough conversations with fortitude and grace.
In 2019, she founded The Edgerton Group – an innovative, strategic fundraising and organizational development consulting firm. Michelle is the President of the board of directors for the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) – Minnesota Chapter and is a member of the Global Board of Directors for AFP. Michelle holds a Master of Arts degree in Leadership from Augsburg University, a Bachelor of Arts degree in Religion from Wake Forest University, and is currently pursuing a Master of Divinity degree from Luther Seminary. Michelle lives in the Twin Cities of Minnesota with her husband, David Edgerton Jr. They have two sons, a daughter, and an amazing daughter-in-law.