Two Hawks Consulting, LLC

Randy Fox is the Editor-In-Chief of the Planned Giving Design Center. We are proud to have Randy as our guiding light on the PGDC for the field of Philanthropy.

Randy Fox is a nationally known wealth strategist, philanthropic estate planner, educator and speaker dedicated to helping individuals, professional advisors, charitable institutions and planned giving organizations do well while doing good. His collaborative approach facilitates clients’ ability to preserve and transform wealth in ways that honor their goals and passions while passing values, responsibility and stewardship ethics to their heirs. He is also currently the Illinois representative of The Charitable Giving Resource Center, a consultancy that provides tools and education for the non profit community.

Two Hawks Consulting, LLC Features

    posted on 31 Jan 2018 | Article
    One little discussed change in the new tax law are the broad changes to code section 1031. The provision that allows like kind exchanges for similar types of property has been amended to eliminate...
    posted on 8 Jan 2018 | Article
    There has been endless speculation about how the new tax law will impact charitable giving. Take heart, here's a first look about what it begins to mean for planned giving.
    posted on 8 Nov 2017 | Article
    The end (of the year) is near. It's giving time for most of America.
    posted on 1 Nov 2017 | Article
    No matter where I go and speak in the country, when I ask the audience of advisors or charities "who's looking at Pooled Income Funds?", no hands go up. Crazy? I think so. Read on...
    posted on 20 Oct 2017 | Article
    Often, life changing events change one's giving perspective. We explore the opportunities in both victory and in loss.

Other news from Two Hawks Consulting, LLC

    posted on 5 Oct 2017 | Article
    This view of how to spot opportunity probes understanding your client's values and beliefs in such a way that you understand their "need" to give based on their belief system.  
    posted on 20 Sep 2017 | Article
    Planned gifts come from those passionate about a cause. Find out where your clients volunteer and what boards they serve on to help propel the planned giving conversation.
    posted on 12 Sep 2017 | Article
    We explore opportunities for identifying charitable gifts for those families that have special needs.
    posted on 5 Sep 2017 | Article
    In our continued exploration of recognizing opportunities for giving, this article examines the effect of sudden life changes as a place for examination.
    posted on 29 Aug 2017 | Article
    This section of Opportunity Recognition views age and gender differences and the impact they have on the gift process.

About Us


A third-generation entrepreneur, Randy is the principal of Two Hawks Consulting LLC. He also currently owns and operates an Allstate agency in Chicago suburbs. Randy was a founding principal of InKnowVision, LLC, a national consulting and marketing firm that developed estate and wealth transfer designs for clients of exceptional wealth. During his tenure, more than three hundred families were served and more than $500 million was directed to philanthropic purposes. He served as director and faculty member of the InKnowVision Institute, which provided professional advisors with the advanced technical and interpersonal tools required to attract and work successfully with high net worth clients.


Currently, he serves on the Board of The Mental Health Association of Greater Chicago and the development committee of the Susan G. Komen Foundation of Chicago. His Allstate agency is a Community Champion for The Kindness Revolution, a national awareness campaign. Randy is past President of the Board of the International Association of Advisors in Philanthropy. He has served on the Advisory Council of The Capital Trust Company of Delaware, and the Board of Directors of the Suburban Chicago Council on Planned Giving. He is also active in the Financial Planning Association, and the Chicago Council of the Partners in Philanthropic Planning. Randy is a Fellow of the Esperti Peterson Institute for wealth strategies research and education, and is a guest instructor for the John Marshall Law School LLM Program and the Illinois Institute of Continuing Legal Education.

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Two Hawks Consulting
101 Old Oak Drive Apt 205
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
United States
Phone: 331-826-0239
Fax: 630-235-5475



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