Rise360 is a consulting group focused on philanthropic good. We work with nonprofits, impact organizations, NGOs, and foundations to develop and inspire action that creates lasting impact.
Heather Steven is the President/CEO of Rise360 Consulting. She brings 17 years of impact assessment, fundraising, and organizational management experience, during which she led efforts to support sustainable social solutions to capital campaigns, most notably through Rotary International, Good Returns, Village Tech Schools, Soap Hope, EPIC, Fair Park, and more. Heather has worked on capital campaigns with campaign goals focused on mobilizing donors and investors through sustainable financial operations, compelling storytelling, and relationship building. Heather has developed and executed local and national impact-oriented marketing and capital campaigns focused on mobilizing powerful impact.
Heather currently serves on the Gifting Brands National Board of Directors as Vice President of the Board, Board of Trustee for W. Ray Johnson Foundation, Advisor for the EPIC Fund, an advising partner with Good Returns, founding member of the Health Hacking Crisis Network, and a Steering Committee member for Safer Dallas Better Dallas. Her work has been recognized by Sanford Social Innovation Review, Walton Family Foundation Equitable Facilities Fund, and the Rotarian. She is a member of Executive Women of Dallas and Rotary International. She is a graduate of Texas Tech University.
Peter Lynch brings more than 25 years of serving as a senior executive in both for-profit and non-profit organizations. He most recently was the Executive Director of the Presbyterian Communities and Services Foundation which raised over $33M. He has helped grow, transition, and raise millions of dollars in investment and donor capital. Peter is a versatile business and non-profit leader and brings experience in managing capital and marketing campaigns locally and nationally.
Peter provides leadership in project management, strategy development, constituency engagement, and financial growth capacities. He knows how to lead large teams successfully towards financial goals. He is a native Dallasite and a graduate of the University of Texas. He serves on the Board of Governors for Brook Hollow Golf Club and has served on the boards of Dallas Zoological Society and St. Mark’s School of Texas Alumni Board.
In Memory: Ben Casey, Advising Partner