Vice President, Publications and Strategic Partnerships
Craig Doane joined the AAFP Foundation in 2007 and oversees all corporate development fundraising and Foundation activities, which annually raise more than $11 million in grants and donations. In this capacity, he leads a team of corporate fundraisers, develops and implements funding strategies for the organization, manages the organization’s grant writing and administration process, and provides administrative and management oversight of development staff. As vice president, Doane also is involved in organization-wide strategy and policy-development activities. Doane serves as a nonvoting member and secretary of the AAFP Foundation Board of Trustees and actively participates in the activities of the AAFP Board of Directors.
Doane brings 21 years of professional experience in business and financial development to the AAFP. Prior to joining the AAFP, he served 12 years as chief development officer for The National Kidney Foundation and also served for five years as vice president for development of The National Children’s Cancer Society. Most recently, he was chief executive officer for the Belle Center of St. Louis, a regional nonprofit organization dedicated to providing therapy and support services to children with disabilities.
Doane is a member of the Association of Fund Raising Professionals, the professional association for individuals responsible for generating philanthropic support for a wide variety of nonprofit, charitable organizations.
Doane received a master’s degree in educational administration from the University of Missouri - Kansas City and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from MidAmerica Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas.