CA-NV United Methodist Foundation Appoints New Executive Director for 2010

November 05, 2009

The California-Nevada United Methodist Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Susan Peters, CFRE, as the Executive Director of the Foundation effective January 1, 2010. She has served as Gift Planning Director of the Foundation since April 2008. Prior to her appointment as Gift Planning Director, she served as a consultant to the Foundation, serving the churches with their capital campaigns.

A Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) and a graduate of the National Planned Giving Institute at the College of William and Mary, Peters has 25 years experience with churches and nonprofit organizations, working primarily in the areas of planned giving, endowments, and capital campaigns.
She comes from a family of Methodists, as her grandfather was a Methodist pastor. Her home church is El Dorado County Federated Church in Placerville.
Peters succeeds Celeste Maia Cron, left, who will serve part-time in 2010 as the Foundation's Outreach Director. 
To contact Susan Peters to see how the Foundation can serve your planned giving, endowment, and/or capital campaign needs, call 888.789.7374 (toll free) or 916.374.1580, or email her at