Executive Director - Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions
Mike Reuter joined the Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions (WF), the official gift-receiving and field engagement arm of the World Council, in 2017 as Executive Director. He leads the strategic vision for WF, focusing on maximizing revenue opportunities, streamlining operations and engaging new audiences to implement specific fundraising initiatives.
Mike is a nonprofit executive with more than 10 years of leadership experience in creating and executing strategic development plans, fostering donor relations with key stakeholders, cultivating support and spearheading fundraising for capital projects through engaging storytelling.
Mike has previously served as the Executive Director of the Rock County Historical Society where he cultivated funds for society operations, capital improvements and social enterprises and doubled the operating budget, utilizing a variety of fund development channels, special programs and strategies over a five-year period.
New to the credit union movement from a humanities background, Mike brings an analytical yet personal approach to donor relations that fosters donor recognition, retention and acquisition.