Ken Swift has 20 years of experience in IT and more than a decade of experience working with nonprofits. He has worked with a broad set of technologies over the years and this background makes him uniquely qualified to identify and leverage the right technology to help nonprofits support their organizational goals. In addition to leading the CRM team on custom client projects, Ken develops software solutions, such as Aqueduct, that benefit nonprofit organizations.
Before joining the Zuri Group, Ken was responsible for leading the Solution Architecture team within Blackbaud’s Professional Service organization, specializing in Blackbaud CRM and The Raiser’s Edge. Ken has been involved in dozens of Blackbaud CRM implementations and focused primarily on the technical aspects of the engagements; including customizations, integrations, reporting, and business intelligence. Throughout his tenure at Blackbaud, Ken was the point person for the vast majority of Blackbaud CRM technical pursuits and was a critical person in helping translate client requirements, estimating, scoping, and staffing implementations.
Ken lives outside Denver, Colorado with his family and a menagerie of pets including dogs, cats, chickens, and bees.