Dillon To Lead JPL&P

Douglas Dillon, CFRE, has been appointed chief executive officer of consulting firm Jerold Panas Linzy & Partners (JPL&P).

Dillon has been involved with JPL&P for 15 years, most recently as senior managing partner. He previously served as president of Catholic Health Initiatives Colorado Foundation, where he provided leadership and fundraising for network of eight hospitals.

Jerry Linzy served as interim chief executive officer since the passing of Jerold Panas in July. He has served in senior leadership roles at JPL&P since 1989 and will continue as senior executive partner emeritus.

William C. McGinley, president emeritus and former CEO of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP), will join JPL&P in an of-counsel role. William Sturtevant, a senior faculty member of the Institute for Charitable Giving, the educational arm of JPL&P, also will be of counsel to the firm. Peggy Calhoun, ACFRE, a Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based consultant to nonprofits with more than 35 years of experience, has been appointed senior consultant.

Panas founded the Chicago, Ill.-based consulting firm in 1968.