November 2010 - Present
Provide technology advice and training for organizations such as the Cook Family Foundation and Nonprofit Network.
Michigan Nonprofit Association / Highway T / NPower Michigan
Executive Director (Highway T / NPower Michigan), August 2005 - November 2010
Acting Executive Director (NPower Michigan), May 2005 - August 2005
Director of Consulting (NPower Michigan), February 2002 - August 2005
Created, managed and delivered technology capacity-building programs funded by organizations such as the Kellogg Foundation, Kresge Foundation, and New Detroit. These multi-year projects provided technology workshops, assessments, direct technology consulting services, and technology grant funding in project sizes ranging from $25,000 to $300,000 each.
Delivered training to hundreds of nonprofit organizations in Michigan and Ohio. Presenting partners included the Nonprofit Alliance (Battle Creek), Northsky Nonprofit Network (Traverse City), Toledo Community Foundation, Great Lakes Center for Youth Development (Marquette), and Ohio Provider Resource Association (Columbus).
divine / marchFIRST / USWeb/CKS
Brand Strategy Manager (October 2001 - February 2002)
Sales Specialist, Texas region (January 2001 - February 2002)
Senior Consultant, Dallas strategy practice (January 2000 - December 2000)
Dallas Historical Society
Executive Director (September 1996 - January 2000)
Acting Director (January 1996 - September 1996)
Director of Development (June 1995 - December 1995)
Dallas Theater Center
Manager of Institutional Giving (April 1994 - June 1995)
Dallas Black Dance Theatre
Director of Development (October 1992 - March 1994)
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
MBA and MA in Arts Administration (May 1992)
Spring Arbor College (now Spring Arbor University), Spring Arbor, MI
BA, Music Theory and Compostion (May 1990)
Volunteer Community Leadership
Grand Rapids Community Foundation
Technology Advisory Committee (2014-2017). Chair, 2014-2016.
Arts District Friends
Dallas arts district development advocacy organization board member (1995-2002). Chair, 2000-2002; Treasurer 1998-1999.
Center for Nonprofit Management, Dallas
Volunteer consultant (1997-2002).
Dallas Coalition for the Arts
Arts advocacy organization board member (1995-1996).