President & CEO
Ted Hart, ACFRE, CAP®, serves as President and CEO, CAF America, and President of CAF Canada. He brings 30+ years of experience in advising global philanthropy. As an internationally recognized speaker, Ted is an expert in both domestic and global philanthropic regulations and risk management. In addition to his Master in Public Administration (MPA) degree, he is certified in Anti-Money Laundering (AML/CFT) and holds the information security management certification ISO 27001. During his tenure as President and CEO, CAF America has witnessed exponential growth helping advised clients contribute over $1 Billion in just the last few years both in the United States and in 110 Countries around the World.
He is co-editor of the new book Cross-Border Giving, a Legal and Practical Guide and six books published by John Wiley & Sons, including People to People Fundraising, Internet Management for Nonprofits and Fundraising on the Internet. Ted played a critical role in the creation of the green nonprofits movement and was founder of the International ePhilanthropy Foundation. He is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), the Advisors in Philanthropy Foundation and The Philanthropy Roundtable.
Ted is a CAP® – Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy and an Advanced Certified Fundraising Executive (ACFRE) who has significantly expanded CAF America’s suite of services and transformed its operations to serve as a “back office” for those seeking risk managed, regulatory compliant, reputation protected domestic and international grantmaking.