Jeremy Wells

Vice President of Philanthropic Services

Jeremy Wells
“I have a deep passion for helping philanthropists achieve their goals. Minnesota Philanthropy Partners provides me with amazing opportunities to do that on a daily basis.”


Jeremy is vice president of Philanthropic Services. In this role, Jeremy serves as the chief fundraising and donor stewardship strategist. He leads the Philanthropic Services team to ensure donors, advisors, and organizations receive concierge-level service. He also works to identify opportunities to raise important resources to support community initiatives.

A veteran in the field of philanthropy, Jeremy joined Minnesota Philanthropy Partners in 2012. He remains active with the Association of Fundraising Professionals, serving on boards at the state and international levels. Jeremy earned a master’s degree in philanthropy and development and holds undergraduate degrees in psychology, religion, and philosophy. He also holds his Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) certification. Jeremy is an adjunct faculty member at The University of St. Thomas and speaks frequently on a variety of philanthropic and leadership topics.

In addition to his work, Jeremy serves on numerous local and regional nonprofit boards. He loves spending time with his three children and enjoys traveling, theatre, and various outdoor activities.

Email Jeremy or call 651.325.4263

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Minnesota Philanthropy Partners is a network of foundations, funds and organizations that share knowledge and services to make charitable giving thrive and benefit all Minnesotans. Minnesota Philanthropy Partners supports The Saint Paul Foundation, Minnesota Community Foundation, F. R. Bigelow Foundation, Mardag Foundation and more than 1,700 affiliates across Minnesota.

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