Lynne Considine Nieman joined CAF in August 2016 as campaign director. In April 2017, Lynne assumed the role of vice president of development. She is responsible for leading CAF’s capital campaign, as well as guiding the development team in all aspects of its philanthropic initiatives as CAF continues to expand its innovative education and public programming.
Lynne’s career in philanthropy has spanned more than 15 years in a wide range of settings and roles. Prior to her arrival at CAF, Lynne was campaign director at Lincoln Park Zoo during the silent phase of its $125 million capital campaign. Earlier, she was a senior major gifts officer at Rush University Medical Center during its $300 million campus transformation.
Lynne holds both a BS and MS in speech and language pathology from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.