My Mission: I help small and grassroots nonprofit organizations make a difference, raise money to fund their work, and engage the communities they serve.
East African Rural Development Foundation 's well-building project
My Focus: I show resource-strapped organizations how to achieve their goals with more imagination and moxie than money.
My Experience & Education - Highlights
25 years of experience
Consultant since 2003
- social change organizing (community, tenant, and labor), - fund development, - strategic planning, - communications, - volunteer and board development, and - organizational management.
Work has been covered by numerous major Seattle and Chicago print, television, and radio media
Publications: My work has appeared in the Seattle Times, the Stranger (SLOG), Crosscut, OpEd News, the Puget Sound Business Journal, the Tacoma News Tribune, the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Sun Times,and more.
Teaching experience includes workshops and classes at the University of Washington, The Evergreen State College, Highline Community College, and South Seattle Community College.
Education: University of Chicago - Master's Degree in Social Service Administration