More About Arbeau-Wood, Heidi
Active in the field of Fund Development for 15 years, Heidi officially launched her career with a capital campaign position at her alma mater, the University of New Brunswick. She has devoted much of her career to not-for-profit animal welfare organizations as well as to post-secondary institutions.
Goal-oriented and values-driven, Heidi embraces the diversity of demands within her field, and always welcomes a challenge. She believes in contributing positively and meaningfully to her community, and she has supported several organizations through implementing fundraising guidelines, securing and retaining donors, developing positive public image, planning successful events, and managing diverse responsibilities within a number of campaigns.
Heidi recently achieved Certified Fund Raising Executive designation, and she is a longtime member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Professional Writers Association of Canada.
Although her many years spent training as a pianist are behind her, she remains passionate about music and must have a playlist going at all times. Heidi's other favourite things include international travel, psychological thrillers, cooking for people, buying the perfect gift, and spending time with animals - especially her two dogs.