Elena Hermanson Chief Operating Officer / Michigan Project Director
Elena Hermanson provides a variety of services at Colton Strawser Consulting focused on research and nonprofit organizational effectiveness. Elena is a graduate of the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy and has been published in many books and articles, including Giving USA and Achieving Excellence in Fundraising. Elena has over five years of experience in academic research and editing and currently serves as Michigan Project Director and Chief Operating Officer for Colton Strawser Consulting. Elena lives outside of Ann Arbor with her husband, Harold, their two children, and many farm animals.