Dominic Felix, MBA, M.Div, CFRM, Executive Consultant
A native Texan, Dominic Felix has over 20 years of executive management experience in a variety of non-profit agencies in the areas of operations and management, strategic planning, financial management that includes P&L responsibilities, board development, budgeting, public speaking, marketing, public relations, and staff development.
As a Certified Fundraising Manager (CFRM), Dominic has more than eight years of experience in fundraising and development, successfully raising millions of dollars through leading and facilitating annual and capital campaigns, special events, individual and corporate solicitations, planned-giving strategies, as well as writing for federal, state, and local grant opportunities. Further, he has provided consultative support to individuals in preparation of their wills and estates as well as promoting income generation products, such as charitable remainder uni-trusts and charitable gift annuities.
In addition, he has lead regional efforts to provide mentors to over 550 children annually; developed strategic plans for the growth and long-term viability of a non-profit organization; established trusting relationships with local businesses and agencies in the public and private sectors to further fundraising efforts; initiated greater organizational financial and programmatic controls through the creation of budget processes, funding schedule, and strategic planning; and actively managed a $4 million budget for a national for-profit child placement agency with a staff of 35 employees and 135 contract providers.
Dominic is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish. He received his M.Div. and MBA degrees from the University of St. Thomas (Houston) and Our Lady of the Lake University (San Antonio) respectively. He is a member of the Knights of Columbus and leads his parish RCIA team. Additionally, he provides consultation and support to his wife, Kimberlee, who is the principal of their parish school, St. Joseph’s. Dominic and his wife live in Paris, Arkansas with their two teenage sons.