R. Michael George, CFRE

Senior Development Officer
Development/Marketing & Communications

(972) 331-1637

Responsibilities: Donor relationships and assisting with planned gifts to the Foundation. Michael has been with The Catholic Foundation for the past 15 years.

Experience: Mr. George has held various management positions in a business career spanning 18 years. His most recent position prior to joining The Catholic Foundation was as director of the annual Catholic Community Appeal for the Diocese of Dallas from 1996 to 1999.

Professional Organizations: National Association of Charitable Gift Planners, The Dallas Estate Planning Council, The Estate Planning Council of North Texas and he currently serves on the Board of the Dallas Chapter of The Association Fundraising Professionals and is a past president of the organization.

Community Activities: Serra Club of Dallas, Knights of Columbus and active at St. Rita Catholic Community as a member and Past Chairman of the Stewardship Council.

Education and Professional Certification:

  • DeSmet Jesuit High School, St. Louis, MO.
  • University of Missouri (St. Louis) – BA 1980
  • Certified Fundraising Executive, 2005