Tammy Wernke

Associate Director of Gift Planning, University of Cincinnati Foundation

With over twenty years of university philanthropy experience, Tammy is an accomplished fundraiser having gained knowledge in gift planning, charitable estate planning, complex gift proposals, trust and estate administration, marketing and event planning. In her current role, she has successfully secured multiple seven-figure gifts for the University of Cincinnati Foundation. She manages a portfolio of donors and prospects, drafting complex gifts in charitable planning vehicles and leads the team's marketing efforts. Prior to her role in gift planning, she held UCF positions in annual fund, regional programs and accounting. Tammy attended the University of Cincinnati studying communications and paralegal studies. She's a member of Partnership for Philanthropic Planning, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) and the Greater Cincinnati Planned Giving Council. Tammy was named Crescendo's 2017 eMarketer of the Year and is a Crescendo Certified Gift Planning Marketer.