Database Management

  • Raiser’s Edge (bCRE certified)
  • 100,000+ constituents, 10+ users
  • Queries, reporting, data entry, moves management, proposal tracking, etc.

Grant Writing

  • Government, corporate, and foundation
  • Grant research, stewardship, and reporting
  • $10 million+ raised, 20+ grants written

Donor Relations

  • Major gift prospecting, cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship
  • Print and electronic donor-centric newsletters, impact reports, and annual reports
  • Personalized annual giving thank yous (handwritten notes, phone calls, meetings, etc.)

Direct Mail

  • 28,000+ households per appeal
  • Planning, copy, design, vendor relations, and evaluation
  • Advanced segmentation, testing, and personalization

Social Media

  • Facebook (16,000+), Twitter (10,000+), Linkedin (14,000+), and Instagram (1,000+)
  • Strategic planning, evaluation, reporting
  • Hootsuite, Tweetdeck, Sprout Social


  • Donor Relations
  • Professional Development for Nonprofits


  • Public Policy (particular around issues of race, gender, sexual orientation and other marginal identities)
  • Nonprofit Leadership
  • Philanthropy and Fundraising Management


  • M.P.A. in Nonprofit Management and Leadership from GVSU in 2016
  • Graduate of Michigan Nonprofit Association’s 2016 Leadership with Purpose Cohort
  • Graduate of Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Grand Rapids (YNPNGR)’s Build your Own Momentum Inaugural Cohort


  • Part of 3 staff members who led the fundraising campaigns efforts of a $115 million capital project including grant writing, individual donor meetings, and telephone solicitations
  • Have worked virtually at two organizations