John Ranheim, Senior Consultant, has nearly 20 years of experience working with organizations, leaders, and teams to fulfill their mission through effective fundraising strategies. Most recently, while serving as Vice President of Advancement at Covenant Theological Seminary, John led fundraising for the institution including, annual giving, major gifts, planned giving, and their capital campaigns.
John serves on the board of advisors for multiple organizations and loves finding ways to connect donor passions with the needs of advancing the gospel. He is a frequent speaker on stewardship and fundraising and is the past chair of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) national conference serving development professionals in theological higher education.
John earned a B.A. in Communications from Whitworth University and an M.Div. in Theology from Covenant Theological Seminary in St. Louis. He and his wife, Elizabeth, live in Chesterfield Missouri and have 4 amazing boys. John serves as an elder at Chesterfield Presbyterian Church.