Dana Ostomel is the founder and Chief Gifting Officer of Deposit a Gift.com, a crowdfunding platform that allows anyone to easily create an online fundraising campaign for any organizational, school or personal need. Whether you're a nonprofit or school looking to get into crowdsourced fundraising, or an individual looking to raise... (continued)
Marcy Heim brings a sincere respect and energy for the transforming impact philanthropy has on our organizations and throughout our communities. She is an internationally recognized speaker, author and coach. Her book, "Empowering Your Board to Serve as Effective Development Ambassadors" has been adopted worldwide as a common-sense approach for building genuine... (continued)
Susan brings over 20 years of fundraising, non-profit leadership, public relations and volunteer management experience to her role as Principal of Allene Professional Fundraising. Susan has a Bachelor's and Master's degree in political science from Mary Baldwin College (Staunton, VA) and the University of Richmond, respectively. Her career in development began as a... (continued)
Dalya F. Massachi, a writer since learning to hold a pencil, is founder of Writing for Community Success. She inspires and equips social changemakers to use their writing to make a difference in their communities.
Since 1997, Dalya has raised millions of grant dollars for nonprofits of all sizes on a wide range of social and environmental issues. She has also... (continued)
Linda Lysakowski, ACFRE
Linda is one of just one hundred professionals worldwide to hold the Advanced Certified Fund Raising Executive designation. In her twenty-plus years as a philanthropic consultant, she has managed capital campaigns; helped dozens of nonprofit organizations achieve their development goals, and has trained more than... (continued)
I am a nationally recognized trainer and consultant on nonprofit management, fundraising, board governance and social enterprise with more than 45 years experience in the nonprofit sector. I have authored several books, publications and check lists to help nonprofits enhance their management. Visit www.jblockinc.com and www.socialenterpriseventures.com to learn more.... (continued)
Sam Frank founded Synthesis Partnership to advise non-profit organizations in strategy, planning and organizational development. The largest share of his practice is devoted strategic planning, but he also works with clients on board governance, change management, facility, program and business planning, and training.
In 2009 he co-founded Nonprofit Webinars and... (continued)