“I have been involved in the event planning and the non-profit world for over 8 years, and absolutely love it! My favorite part of being a member of The Gala Team is learning about the different non-profits and all the important work they are doing! I love that I get to play a small part to further the mission of each non-profit we serve.“
Allie Birney is a Gala Consultant who has a passion for helping our non-profit partners achieve their fundraising goals. Allie has an extensive background in the hospitality industry, In her most recent role, she helped high-profile donors plan and execute vacations they had purchased during nonprofit auction events.
Allie's broad experience in post-event donor engagement adds a valuable layer of knowledge to The GalaTeam. She helps us remember that donor experiences before, during and after the event are vital to overall fundraising success.
Allie is originally from Illinois and moved to Colorado in 2013. When she is not attending a Gala on the weekend, you can find her exploring the great outdoors with her husband, Spencer, and their two dogs, Luna and Ruby!
Allie is an incredibly bright and joyful consultant on our team. She has a great ability to mitigate challenges that nonprofits face in the planning of their events. She does it all with a smile and bubbly personality. Allie is a 'Yes' girl and will make the planning process efficient and fun!
You'll be sure to leave every meeting with Allie with a feeling of ease about your fundraising and a bright smile. Her joy and passion for fundraising is contagious!
Allie's enthusiasm for helping our nonprofit partners we do shows through in everything she does. She's a great listener, a great learner and she enjoys making contributions as an advisor that yield big results for the charity.