Heidi Combs-Janda joined ACS in August 2015 as the Director of Data and Membership Development. Over the past ten years, Heidi has built a solid fundraising background through her work at national nonprofit organizations including Interfaith Alliance Foundation and NARAL Pro-Choice America. Through her roles, Heidi has led and helped manage numerous fundraising efforts: direct mail, telemarketing, online giving, grants, bequests, monthly giving, workplace giving (including the Combined Federal Campaign), special events, major gifts and board giving. Prior to joining the nonprofit arena in Washington, D.C., Heidi worked on the campaign trail in South Dakota for former Sen. Tim Johnson and former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle.
Heidi has an undergraduate degree in Political Science and Accounting from South Dakota State University and a master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of South Dakota. Heidi lives in Alexandria, VA with her husband and son. In her spare time, Heidi enjoys traveling and exploring with her family, blogging, reading, running, biking and kayaking.