Marcia Festen (Emeritus)

Nonprofit Consultant

Marcia Festen is an independent consultant to foundations and nonprofits, with expertise in the process of giving and philanthropy, program development, and evaluation. She has more than 27 years of experience in the field. Since 2006, Marcia’s firm has been contracted to manage the Arts Work Fund for Organizational Development, a funder collaborative that provides grants to help strengthen the management and operations of small arts and cultural organizations. She is co-author of Level Best: A Step-by-Step Guide to Evaluation for Grassroots Nonprofits and How Effective Nonprofits Work: A Guide for Donors, Board Members and Foundation Officers. Marcia joined the Honeycomb board after participating in several family volunteer events with her two daughters and her partner and seeing first hand how high quality, organized opportunities can impact volunteers and communities.

Marcia Festen Resized