Liz Cahn

Consulting Partner

With over three decades in the fundraising sector, Liz has served clients across diverse areas such as secondary education, higher education, healthcare, arts, human services, religious organizations, and advocacy.  In 2023, Liz became a valuable addition to the Marts&Lundy team, bringing her deep knowledge in planned giving and major gifts.

Liz began her career serving the independent school and higher education community. Today, she is dedicated to helping nonprofits optimize their potential through planned giving and major gifts and capital campaigns. Liz's approach is comprehensive, ensuring that clients not only boost their current giving but also establish a foundation for future support.

Before her independent venture, Liz contributed significantly to the Brooks School for eight years. Her impact is also evident in institutions like Phillips Academy, Tufts University, and Concord Academy.

Outside her core profession, Liz is actively engaged in the fundraising community. She has been a part of several professional boards, including the Planned Giving Group of New England and the Friday Forum. She's also been a speaker at various conferences, such as Women In Development, the Association for Healthcare Professionals, State Street Global Advisors summer conference and CASE District I, among others. Liz's commitment to service extends beyond her professional life.  As a founding member of Boston Impact 100, she has volunteered with Project Home Again, the Lawrence Boys & Girls Club, and educational institutions Bowdoin College, Duke University, the Governor's Academy & BB&N. In partnering with Liz, clients gain the insights of a seasoned professional with a genuine commitment to philanthropy. 




  • Bowdoin College

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