Barbara C. Kappel


Barbara Kappel has worked in the field of fundraising and marketing for 17 years. As a Maryland native and graduate of St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Barbara holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in Education.

She brings a solid portfolio of professional experience to the Due East Partners consulting team with her background in individual and planned giving, major gifts, events, strategic planning and campaign management. Barbara has worked with national as well as local level campaigns and with notable nonprofits in Maryland including: St. Mary’s Parish & Schools of Annapolis, Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation and Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Maryland Chapter. Barbara also worked for the Baltimore Orioles.

She holds professional affiliations to the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Chesapeake Planned Giving Council. Barbara’s passion and interest in the field of philanthropy is also evident in her many volunteer efforts with area nonprofits.

Barbara, her husband Brad and two children reside in Annapolis, Maryland.