Pete Finley

Nonprofit Advisory Services Director
(480) 610-1048


As a member of the Nonprofit Practice, Peter brings more than 25 years of nonprofit experience to our clients. His proven expertise includes financial reporting, budgeting, operational efficiency, staff and board development, internal controls, fundraising, and strategic planning. Peter also uses his interpersonal skills for facilitating trainings and team building opportunities to achieve peak performance and engagement of staff and volunteers.

In the more than 25 years of nonprofit experience, he has engaged with numerous nonprofits including Association for Child Development, Childhelp, Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Junior Achievement USA®, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation of America, Phoenix Children’s Hospital, and YMCA of the USA.

Peter is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Arizona Society of CPAs. He also holds a Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation, which is the only internationally recognized professional credential for philanthropic fundraising executives.

He is a graduate of Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, with a degree in business administration, an M.B.A. degree, and an M.S.T. degree.

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