Mike Rohner

Freelance Database Expert & Data Entry Freelancer

Location:Dubuque, Iowa, United States
2 Skills
Organized, detail-oriented, analytical thinker who has a passion for philanthropy and advancing the missions of non-profit organizations. An independent worker who is able to consistently manage multiple projects while maintaining intent focus on the current task.

Work Experience

Director of Advancement Services, May 2011 – Present
Clarke University, Office of Institutional Advancement
• Coordinate Raiser’s Edge database to ensure efficiencies and data integrity
• Provide analytics and reporting benchmarks for fundraising goals and institutional objectives
• Manage the University’s gift entry and acknowledgement process
• Maintain the ResearchPoint database for prospect modeling and wealth scores
• Identify, research, and assign prospects through additional screening
• Support Development appeals, grants, communications, and event coordination
• Chair the Major Gifts Committee, responsible for leadership donors and gifts

Database Manager, February 2008 – May 2011
Clarke University, Office of Institutional Advancement
• Maintain Raiser’s Edge database containing critical donor and alumni records
• Oversee the prospect research and management of key donor relations
• Managed the import of new records into the donor/alumni database
• Implement periodic database upgrades, updates, and re-organization
• Recorded and processed all of the University’s philanthropic gifts
• Served as department lead for new database software conversion and implementation

Systems Administrator, May 2002 – February 2008
Dupaco Community Credit Union
• Maintained host database for 50,000 member credit union
• Implemented periodic software upgrades
• Coordinated staff and institution resources for major software enhancements
• Provided software support through staff interaction, training, and problem resolution
• Resolved technical issues by researching and communicating software defects
• Managed and implemented significant credit union projects
• Provided staff/executives with reports and data extracts through database queries
• Monitored data integrity and coordinated disaster recovery procedures

System Operator, March 2000 – May 2002
Dupaco Community Credit Union
• Processed nightly procedures six days per week
• Generated backup tapes and ensured secure storage of sensitive data
• Completed statement processing for entire credit union membership


B.A. in Management Information Systems
Loras College, Dubuque, IA, May 2002
Minors in Spanish and Accounting
Member of Cross Country and Track and Field teams
Skills (2) Rating
Data Entry