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Email: jeffrey.prottas@wipfli.com

Jeffrey M. Prottas, MBA, CFRE


Jeffrey M. Prottas is an experienced organizational performance and strategic planning consultant, trainer and leader focused on helping position Wipfli clients for financial, operational, and programmatic success. He has 30 years of experience facilitating change to support organizational growth objectives through the identification, development and training of organizational leadership, implementation of innovative strategies, processes, and technologies, and leveraging increased engagement to exceed expectations.

Jeffrey has worked with dozens of nonprofit organizations leading strategic planning projects, leadership development and staff trainings, financial resource development (FRD) initiatives and assessing overall organizational effectiveness. Clients appreciate his tailored individual and business solutions to help them overcome challenges and meet their goals.


  • Certified Fundraising Executive (CFRE)
  • Trained from the Institute of Cultural Affairs – Technology of Participation (ToP) in:
    • Strategic Planning
    • Virtual Facilitation Methods
  • Predictive Index Practitioner

Professional memberships and activities

  • Association of Fundraising Professionals
  • Association of Fundraising Professionals — Minnesota Chapter
  • National Association of Charitable Gift Planners
  • Minnesota Gift Planning Association
  • Minnesota Council of Nonprofits


Business consulting services

Areas of Focus

  • Strategic Planning and Change Management
  • Organizational Performance
  • Leadership Development and Training
  • Financial Resource Development
  • Campaign/Fund Design and Management




American Jewish University — Los Angeles

  • Bachelor of arts degree in Psychology
  • Master of Business Administration degree in Nonprofit Management