401 Laureate Way
Putting the Research into Practice: A Day with the Experts
Russell James and Michelle Mancini
November 5, 2019
The North Carolina Council of Charitable Gift Planners is pleased to present this half-day seminar with leading national planned giving experts Michelle Mancini and Dr. Russell James.* Michelle Mancini is a Senior Director and Wealth Consultant for the American Cancer Society. Ms. Mancini works with individuals to help them accomplish their philanthropic goals. She also works in consultation with planned giving staff across the country at the American Cancer Society. Her role helps advance the American Cancer Society’s efforts in cancer research, patient programming, prevention, early detection, and advocacy. Russell James III, JD, Ph.D., CFP* is Professor for The CH Foundation Chair in Personal Financial Planning and the Director of Graduate Studies in Charitable Planning for Texas Tech University. Dr. James has over 100 publications in academic journals, conference proceedings, professional periodicals, and books including 20 on neuroimaging and neuroeconomics. He has been quoted in a variety of news sources including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, CNN, MSNBC, CNBC, ABC News, U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, the Associated Press, Bloomberg News and the Chronicle of Philanthropy. *Dr. James will be presenting via SKYPE.