Welcome to Geronimo Consulting

Geronimo "Jerry" Diaz

Jerry Diaz, CFRE, is the Founder and CEO of Geronimo Consulting. As a seasoned professional with experience in all three sectors, Jerry has spent the last 26 years with an emphasis in the nonprofit arena. An accomplished results-driven leader, Jerry thrives working in group settings or leading the charge to achieve and exceed goals. His specialties include mentoring and coaching others to success.

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Four Pillars of Geronimo Consulting

Board Governance

Strategic Planning

Fund Development

Coaching & Staffing


"Jerry lives up to every expectation one has of a leader with his track record of C-suite experience. His expertise is tried-and-true. He is ambitious, but kind. He is in the moment, but always has the bigger picture at heart."

- Colleague

"Jerry is a gem, he has a true passion for what he does in and for the community. Jerry is an innovate leader, a collaborator and a huge advocate for community connections. I was also fortunate enough to be a part of Valley Leadership, class 39 with Jerry. It was very clear that he is a trusted Development leader within our community. I am so grateful to know him."

- Colleague


  • Consultant and Member, Nonprofit Lifecycles Institute

  • Consultant, Vitalyst Foundation

  • Member, Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Greater Arizona Chapter

  • Member, Board Source

  • Member, Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits

  • Member, Greater Phoenix Diversity Chamber

Community Involvement

  • Board Member, ASU Alumni Devil’s Pride (three years)

  • Board Member and Chair of Diversity Committee, AFP Greater Arizona Chapter (two years)

  • Board Member, Cancer Support Community Arizona (two years and still current)

  • Valley Leadership, Class 39


  • 2019 Outstanding Fundraising Executive of the Year, AFP Greater Arizona Chapter

Guest Speaker Experience

  • Stepping Stone Foundation

  • AFP, Arizona Chapter

  • Arizona Society of CPAs

  • Arizona Nonprofit Academy

  • American Nonprofit Academy

  • ASU Nonprofit Masters Program

  • Nonprofit Young Professionals Network

  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central and Northern Arizona

Geronimo Consulting was founded on the belief that with the right help and support, non-profits can better serve and impact their communities. We are here as a trusted partner.

Let's Take Your Non-Profit to the Next Level!

Tell me what you're looking for and I'll get back to with the tools and resources you need to elevate your organization. I look forward to partnering with you!