Heidi holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in nonprofit management from Case Western Reserve University’s Mandel Center for Nonprofit Organizations. She is a Certified Fund Raising Executive and has raised over $11 million for nonprofits throughout Anchorage, Detroit, Cleveland, Toledo and Western Pennsylvania.
She has served as a Trained and Approved Consultant for the Standards for Excellence program since 2013. PANO’s Standards for Excellence program offers tools and resources to empower Community Benefit Organizations (nonprofits) to meet the highest standards of nonprofit governance, management and operations.
After living out of state for 15 years, Heidi returned to her hometown of Indiana, Pennsylvania and established Keystone Fundraising Solutions in 2011. She and her husband, John Buckshaw, reside in White Township.