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Larry Johnson, Associate Consultant

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Planned Giving, Advancement Office, Special Events, Donor Cultivation, Office Management, Grant Proposal Writing, Volunteer Recruitment, Major Gift Development, Governance

Larry Johnson, CPA, is the executive director of the Illinois National Guard & Militia Historical Society. He has significant experience in fundraising activities, including: major gift solicitation, capital projects, annual fund, and major events planning. Prior to working full-time in fundraising, Larry Johnson spent 25 years as a manager with Sikich LLP, a large regional CPA firm. Larry worked with nonprofit clients in the areas of planned giving consulting, organizational formation, board training and tax compliance. Larry helped philanthropic clients in the areas of technical charitable gifting and estate planning strategies, including the use charitable remainder trusts and charitable lead trusts.

Larry's community service includes 25 years of fundraising activities at his children's Catholic grade school and high school. Larry served on board of the National Leave A Legacy initiative of the National Committee on Planned Giving. Larry received the Paul Harris Fellowship from Rotary International Foundation. Larry is presently the vice president of the St. Agnes Holy Name Society.

Larry holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Illinois State University in Political Science and Masters in Taxation from Fontbonne College.

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