Barbara Camick, director of annual giving

Barbara Camick is the director of annual giving for Best Friends. In this capacity, she is responsible for the recruitment, cultivation and stewardship of members donating up to $25,000 annually. Best Friends currently raises more than $100 million per year.

Prior to joining Best Friends in 2012, Barbara was a principal consultant with Target Software/Blackbaud for nearly 10 years. Barbara worked with many of the nation’s largest nonprofits to understand their objectives, strategies and challenges, and then supported implementation of the data management infrastructure and business processes to achieve strategic goals. Barbara was also a director with the March of Dimes for four years.

Barbara has earned her CFRE designation, and also has her MBA and a degree in psychology. She left the New England winters behind a few years ago, and now happily lives in Kanab, Utah, with her menagerie of three dogs, three cats, three parrots, and a dozen chickens.