Eric Rolfson, President, Rolfson Group, Inc.
Eric François Rolfson is President of the Rolfson Group, Inc. (www.rolfsongroup.com) Before founding the Group, Eric spent more than 30 years raising money for nonprofit institutions and held leadership positions in $10 million, $35 million and $150 million comprehensive fundraising campaigns at Thomas College, Colby College, and the University of Maine.
He founded the Rolfson Group to help organizations make a difference in the world by effectively identifying and engaging like-minded constituents in their futures.Prior to his career in fundraising, Eric taught English, French and American Studies at the secondary and college levels, both in the United States and abroad.
An avid musician, Rolfson travels regularly with old-time country music bands representing the United States on musical and cultural exchanges, primarily in developing countries. Trips over the past dozen years include tours in Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Algeria, Cuba, Benin, Niger, Mauritania, Israel, Jordan, Poland, Mongolia and Ukraine.
In his spare time, Eric runs a family maple syrup operation and maintains trails on his land in rural Maine.