Erin Westergaard is vice president of business development at CDS Global. She is responsible for prospecting, selling and developing key relationships with clients across a variety of sectors including nonprofit, media, utility and direct-to-consumer payment and order processing clients.
Westergaard partners with clients to optimize their business processes, find smart solutions to business problems and enhance their interactions with customers and donors. Her wide-ranging experience includes work with small organizations, mid-sized companies and large, multi-chapter charities.
Westergaard has worked in client services at CDS Global since 2007 and began her career in marketing in the transportation and logistics industry. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in 2006 and received her MBA in 2009. She previously served on the board of directors for the Central Iowa Chapter of the American Red Cross, and she is a regular volunteer and event supporter for many of CDS Global’s nonprofit clients.