Annie Rhodes

Director, Foundation Strategy, MicroEdge division of Blackbaud

Annie Rhodes serves as the Director, Foundation Strategy in the MicroEdge division of Blackbaud. In this role, Annie helps philanthropic organizations leverage technology to optimize how they manage their giving and improve collaboration with funding partners and grant recipients. Annie is also aiding customers evolve from simple grantmaking programs to results-focused giving programs that establish and measure outcomes and drive toward impact. As part of this, Annie led the development of Blackbaud Outcomes™, a technology solution that helps funders and nonprofits track and measure the results of their giving programs. Annie is also currently leading efforts to map Blackbaud Outcomes to the U.N. Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to provide funders with the opportunity to measure how their grants are contributing toward the broader efforts to achieve the SDGs.