Abby Carlson Associate Director
Washington, D.C.
(202) 719-8078


Abby assists a variety of Orr Group’s partners with fundraising, prospect management, and campaign management. She helps to implement and customize fundraising database platforms, to establish efficiency in systems and maximize donor pipeline potential. Completing both online and in-person training, Abby specializes in Salesforce administration but has also managed other systems such as Raiser’s Edge and DonorPerfect.

Additionally, Abby is experienced in event planning and event fundraising ranging from small cultivation salons to large galas. She works with our partners to streamline event production and ensure that events achieve their goals, whether focused on relationship cultivation and development or maximizing fundraising revenues.


Before coming to Orr Group, Abby interned for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri in St. Louis, where she helped facilitate multiple fundraising programs with the development team.

Selected Recent Partners


B.A., International Studies and French minor, Rhodes College, 2016

What Makes Me Happy…

Trader Joe’s