Thomas P. Lockerby
Thom Lockerby is Secretary of the Academy at Phillips Academy (“Andover”). In this role, he leads the alumni engagement, development, and communications initiatives for the school. Mr. Lockerby has spent his entire career working in and consulting with charities, focusing on major and planned gift fund raising as well as organizational leadership. His expertise is advising donors and families about strategies to effectively maximize their philanthropy in concert with overall financial, estate planning, and wealth transfer goals.
Prior to joining Andover, Mr. Lockerby was the Vice President for Development at Boston College and directed its $1.5 billion comprehensive campaign. Previously, he served as Director of Gift Planning at Dartmouth College, Relationship Manager at Kaspick & Company, Vice President at PG Calc Incorporated, and Director of Development Relations at Harvard Business School. Early in his career, Mr. Lockerby worked as the Research Associate for Professor Michael E. Porter at Harvard Business School.
Mr. Lockerby speaks widely on the topic of effective philanthropy from both the donor and institutional perspectives and his articles have appeared in Planned Giving Today and the Journal of Gift Planning. He is former Board Chair of the Partnership for Philanthropic Planning (formerly NCPG), is a past President of the Planned Giving Group of New England, and is a graduate of Harvard College.