Carsten Walter -  Volunteer Faculty at the Leadership Institute

Carsten Walter is the senior director of Development Operations at The Heritage Foundation and currently holds the John Von Kannon Fellowship in Philanthropy. Carsten joined Heritage in 1988 to manage the growth of its membership program, which now stands at more than 500,000 active members.

Over his more than three decades at Heritage, he has held multiple other roles including oversight of major gift communications and donor research and carries a small caseload of major donors.

Carsten currently manages Heritage’s Legacy Society, donor analytics, and provides strategic insight and mentorship to the Development team.

Carsten Walter