GALA GAL Jenelle Taylor, CAI BAS
is Florida’s only full-time, female Fundraising Auctioneer
- Worked exclusively in the Benefit Auction industry since 2002.
- Auction Designer for hundreds of silent and live auction events in Orlando, Tampa Bay, Naples, Ft. Lauderdale and throughout Florida
- America’s Premier Benefit Auction Educator, creator of BOOTCAMP for Benefit Auctioneers course, invested in by nearly 200 auction professionals since 2008.
- Author of AUCTION! The 98 Solutions to Every Charity Auction Challenge, the 250-page interactive workbook for Benefit Auction planning from start to finish.
- Author of the only Benefit Auction books written specifically for auctioneers, COACH! BUILD! and BECOME!
- The right match for your event: appealing, engaging, charismatic ambassador serving as part of your team.
2009-2016 Chosen as a presenter for the National Auctioneers Association, as well as the Minnesota, Colorado, Texas, Wisconsin, and Florida State Auction Associations
2010-2016 Chosen as a presenter: Benefit Auction Summit professional conference
2008 Completed the prestigious CAI (Certified, Auctioneer Institute) designation
2008 Completed Professional Ringmen Institute (PRI)
2007 Designated Benefit Auctioneer Specialist by the National Auctioneer Association
Inaugural Seattle course; also attended additional BAS certification courses in Cincinnati, San Antonio, San Diego and Kansas City for continuing education improvement
2006 “Train the Trainer” Certification, National Auctioneers Association
2005 “Auction Manager” Certification, National Auctioneers Association
2004, “Auction Administrator” Certification, National Auctioneers Association
B.S. Education, 19 years customizing educational materials
2011 Division Governor, Toastmasters District 47
2010 Area Governor, Toastmasters District 47
National Auctioneer Association
National Speakers Association, Professional Member
Toastmasters, District 47