Mark Egge, Principal

Mark is a seasoned fundraising professional with expertise in the areas of prospect research, fundraising
analytics, prospect management systems, and management of prospect research programs. He has presented at the state, regional, and national levels on such topics as wealth & capacity ratings, predictive modeling & analytics, social media in prospect research, and advanced prospect research topics. In 2015 and 2016 he co-chaired the APRA New Researchers' Symposium.

Currently, Mark is the Senior Manager of Prospect Development at the Greater Twin Cities United Way, where he oversees the organization's prospect research shop and is building out a robust prospect management program. Prior to this Mark was Director of Prospect Research at Carleton College in Northfield, MN, where he ran a small, sophisticated prospect research program and led the College's prospecting, analytics, and prospect management efforts. He is a longtime volunteer, formerly serving as President of APRA-MN and sitting on various APRA-International committees and task forces. In 2015 he joined the Board of Directors of APRA International. Mark also enjoys periodically writing about prospect research and related topics on his blog, Managing Prospect Research.

Itasca Partners LLC is named for Itasca State Park, home of the headwaters of the great Mississippi River. The panorama at the top of this site features Lake Itasca, from which the Mississippi originates.