Manager, philanthropy and community investment
Sandra Lunder is the Manager of Philanthropy and Community Investment for the Calgary Stampede Foundation and has been a keen supporter of the Foundation youth programs since 2009. The Stampede Foundation supports youth achievement by providing programs and projects that help build strong youth for a stronger community. In her role she is responsible for advancing the Foundation vision and fundraising strategic plan. She manages a fundraising and stewardship team and leads solicitations for leadership and major gifts.
Prior to the Foundation she worked for the Calgary Stampede as a Sponsorship Account Manager, responsible for securing sponsorships at all levels and activating sponsorship deliverables. Having worked in both philanthropy and sponsorship she brings a holistic perspective to sponsor and donor partnerships both internally and externally.
She is a long time Calgarian and is passionate about the sense of community the Stampede creates for Calgarians and visitors alike.
Sandra is an active member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.