Emily Ferril

Emily FerrilMajor Gift Officer

Emily Ferril serves as Major Gift Officer with Global Down Syndrome Foundation to assist in raising funds and awareness to advance the mission of our organization. After spending 5 years in a development role with Palmer Home for Children, a Mississippi-based non-profit children’s home, Ferril understands the dynamic process of fundraising and the impact of meaningful relationships.

During her tenure at Palmer Home, Ferril assisted in the implementation of a $50M multi-year comprehensive campaign, consisting of operating support, capital expansion, and planned/deferred giving. As part of the development team, Ferril was also successful in the overall efforts of raising $6M annually for the organization.

Ferril is a native of Mississippi and holds a bachelor’s degree from Mississippi State University. She loves living in Colorado and enjoying everything it offers, especially the outdoors!