Platform speaker, teacher and consultant throughout the world, Stephen also provides creative and strategic support to charities, universities and arts organisations in UK and five other countries. He has a special interest in the way charities treat, or mistreat, their supporters.
He is a visiting Professor for Plymouth University’s Hartsook Centre for Sustainable Philanthropy and trustee of development agency VSO. Stephen writes monthly in Third Sector magazine and in 2015, was given the Institute of Fundraising’s Lifetime Contribution Award. His first book How to love your donors…to death was published in 2015 and in 2016 alone sold well over 1,000 copies