Aaron Bramley

Aaron Bramley is a communicator and a collaborator with expertise in video, social media, public relations, marketing communications, media relations, eLearning, crisis communications, nonprofits, fundraising, and learning new things. For the last 8 years Aaron has worked as the Director of Digital Media for Ridgewood: Interactive Communications. He leads the New Media Division. Focusing on nonprofit and public sector organizations, he works with his team to create integrated communications s...

Julia Campbell

Julia Campbell is a digital marketing strategist and nonprofit technology evangelist, providing workshops, webinars and trainings to nonprofit professionals in organizations of all sizes. 

Using social media, email, blogging and online fundraising platforms, Julia has a long history of helping nonprofits find success online. After 10 years in the nonprofit sector as a one-woman development director and marketing shop, she founded J Campbell Social Marketing, a boutique digital...

http://jcsocialmarketing.com/

Pam Grow

Pamela Grow is publisher of the popular "Grow Report," a weekly newsletter geared to providing small nonprofit organization with fast and easy fundraising tools, author of "Five Days to Foundation Grants" and creator of the Grants System, one of the first Internet-based programs for helping nonprofits build their grant funding.

Author, coach, copy-writer, and nonprofit marketing consultant, Pamela is the author of "Five Days to Foundation Grants." She&#...

Katya Andresen

Katya Andresen is Chief Operating Officer of Network for Good, as well as a speaker, author and blogger about nonprofit marketing, online outreach and the basics of social media. In addition, she is an adjunct professor of communications at American University's Key Certificate Program and serves on the board of EarthShare. Katya has trained thousands of causes in effective marketing and media relations, and her marketing materials for non-profits have won national and international award...

Jeff Brooks

Jeff Brooks has served the nonprofit community for more than 25 years, working as a writer and creative director on behalf of large and small nonprofits, including CARE, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, World Vision, Feeding America, Project HOPE, and dozens of urban rescue missions and Salvation Army divisions.  He has planned and executed hundreds of campaigns...

Simon Choy

Simon Choy, founder of ConnectAd, helps charities obtain and manage free advertising through Google Ad Grants. His expertise in the program has led to a 99% application success rate and he currently manages over $6 million in annual grant funding that generate more than 240 million ad views each year. He is also certified by Google as an online advertising expert and regularly teaches about Google Ad Grants for Nonprofits.

 

www.connectad.ca

John Haydon

John Haydon is one of the most sought-after digital marketing experts for nonprofits and charities. He has spoken at the Nonprofit Technology Conference, New England Federation of Human Societies, New Media Expo, BBCon, Social Media 4 Nonprofits, AFP New Jersey, and several others. John is also an instructor for Charityhowto and MarketingProfs University.

John is also the author of Facebook Marketing for Dummies and Facebook Marketing All-In-One (Wiley), and is a regular contributor...

www.johnhaydon.com

Tobi Johnson

Tobi Johnson, MA, CVA is an internationally recognized author, speaker, thought leader in the field of volunteer engagement. She is the President of Tobi Johnson & Associates, a consultancy that helps nonprofits of all sizes strengthen their volunteer strategy, and Chief Engagement Officer of VolunteerPro, an online learning and networking community for leaders of volunteers.


Tobi is also a contributor to Volunteer Engagement 2.0: Ideas and Insights f...

www.tobijohnson.com/

Beth Kanter

Beth Kanter (http://www.bethkanter.org) is a well-established international leader in nonprofits' use of social media. Her first book "The Networked Nonprofit," (http://bit.ly/networkednp) introduced the sector to a new way of thinking and operating in a connected world. Her second book, "Measuring the Networked Nonprofit,"
(http://amzn.to/m...

www.bethkanter.org

Kerri Karvetski

Kerri helps nonprofits and social benefit companies communicate online. Strategist, campaigner, copy writer and trainer, Kerri helps clients such as Amnesty International USA reach out to supporters in ways that deeply resonate. Nonprofit marketing agencies such as Beaconfire and Common Knowledge turn to her for online copy that is crisp, clear and compelling. Groups such as Mid-Hudson Library System call on her for practical, useful training in online communications and social media.

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Andrea Kihlstedt

Andrea Kihlstedt is cofounder of Asking Matters. She is well known as a consultant, writer and trainer in fundraising. Over the past 28 years, she has worked with tiny start-up organizations and large national institutions. She has guided and goaded each of them to create the culture and context that will inspire people to ask. And in campaign after campaign, her clients have succeeded in raising more money than they had thought possible.

Andrea has written two books on fundraising....

www.askingmatters.com

Lori L. Jacobwith

Lori L. Jacobwith is a nationally-recognized master storyteller and culture change expert with a passion for the positive. With more than 25 years’ experience, her strategies and coaching have helped nonprofit organizations raise $250 million dollars from individual donors. And counting. Lori has been recognized as one of the top 40 most effective fundraising consultants...

JD Lasica

J.D. Lasica is a social media strategist, consultant and author who is considered one of the world's leading experts on the social Web. He is founder of Socialbrite.org, a learning hub & global consultancy that works exclusively with nonprofits. The site's Sharing Center provides hundreds of free tutorials and articles to help nonprofits learn how to use social media strategically.

J.D. has provided consulting services and training workshops to scores of nonprofits -- fr...

Diane Leonard, GPC

Diane H. Leonard, GPC is an experienced and highly respected grant professional who has provided grant development counsel to nonprofit organizations of varying size and scope for more than a decade. Clients she serves include health care providers, advocacy organizations, social services agencies, elementary and secondary schools, and municipal corporations. In addition, Diane is an in-demand speaker on the topics of grant w...

Kivi Leroux Miller

Kivi Leroux Miller is the  president of Nonprofit Marketing Guide.com and the author of The Nonprofit Marketing Guide: High-Impact, Low-Cost Ways to Build Support for Your Good Cause (July 2010) and Content Marketing for Nonprofits: A Communications Map for Engaging Your Community, Becoming a Favorite Cause, and Raising More Money (August 2013). Through training, coaching, and consulting, she helps small nonprofits and small communications departments at big nonprofits make a big im...

www.nonprofitmarketingguide.com

Colleen McKenna

Colleen McKenna, principal of Intero Advisory helps individuals and organizations navigate LinkedIn to further their brand awareness, business development, and recruiting initiatives. Colleen has coached, trained and consulted with more than 7,000 professionals since early 2011 and continues to speak and write at Intero Advisory. Intero Advisory is also a LinkedIn Alliance Partner for their Talent Solutions.

As a sales professional, Colleen was fascinated with LinkedIn from the begi...

Erica Mills

Erica Mills is an internationally recognized expert on mission-driven messaging and marketing strategy. She heads up Claxon, where they're on a mission to help those doing good get noticed. Some of Erica's clients have included the Bellingham Food Bank, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Idaho Nonprofit Center, Group Health Foundation, Microsoft Citizenship, PATH, and Splash. Erica is the author of Pitchfalls: why bad pitches happen to good people. She is also the creator of the...

www.claxonmarketing.com/

Gail Perry

Gail Perry, MBA, CFRE, is an international fundraising consultant and keynote speaker. Her Fired-Up Fundraising blog has an international following of over 10000 nonprofit leaders. She is the best-selling author of Fired-Up Fundraising: Turn Board Passion into Action (Wiley/AFP).


Her Fired-Up Fundraising approach, developed over the past 25 years as a non-profit philanthropy expert, has helped organizations raise hundreds of millions in gifts and support. Gail helps nonprofi...

Marc Pitman

An international nonprofit organizational development consultant and fundraising trainer, Marc A. Pitman is the author of Ask Without Fear! and founder of FundraisingCoach.com, a website dedicated to practical ideas for fundraising more effectively.

Because of his dynamic trainings, Marc is invited to speak to organizations like Blackbaud's Conferences for Nonprofits, Habitat for Humanity International, the New England Association for Healthcare Philanthropy, the Association of...

Amy Porterfield

Amy is the co-author of Facebook Marketing All-In-One for Dummies and the creator and host of the Online Marketing Made Easy Podcast. With 12+ years marketing experience, Amy has worked with mega brands like Harley-Davidson Motorcycles, along with Peak Performance Coach, Tony Robbins, where she oversaw his content marketing team and collaborated on multiple online marketing campaigns. She currently creates online programs to teach entrepreneurs and small businesses how to leverage social medi...

www.amyporterfield.com

Kathie Kramer Ryan

Kathie Kramer Ryan has excelled in development and leadership positions in the nonprofit sector for 16 years. Kathie raised over $40 million as a frontline staff development officer before launching Arroyo Fundraising in 2011. www.arroyofundraising.com/

Brian Saber

Brian Saber, cofounder of Asking Matters, has raised hundreds of millions of dollars over 25 years by personally soliciting thousands of donors. As a result, Brian has come to understand the art of the ask in a way that few people do. Because of his remarkable experience in asking, Brian has been able to break down the process of asking to its fundamental components, making simple what for many seems daunting. He knows how to persist through his own anxieties, remembering again and again that...

Ayda Sanver, CFRE

Ayda Sanver, MBA, CFRE is a fundraising and nonprofit consultant, author, trainer, and blogger. She is the President of Ayda Sanver Consulting, LLC, a consultancy that helps small to mid-size nonprofits strengthen their boards of directors, as well as improve their fundraising strategies, storytelling, marketing, and donor management.  Ayda also has expertise in evaluating and writing content for nonprofit web sites, brochures, annual reports and email communications to donors...

Joseph Scarano

Joseph, is the CEO of Araize, a software company whose sole focus is to provide cost effective, comprehensive software management solutions to nonprofit organizations.  Joe has 10 years of experience as a CPA in a public accounting firm specializing in auditing and consulting nonprofits.  He earned his BS Degree in Accounting from Fairfield University and has spent the last 32 years providing nonprofit software solutions to nonprofits.  He is dedicated to helping nonprofits be...

Simon Scriver

Simon Scriver is a professional fundraising consultant, coach, trainer and practitioner. Having worked in call centers and run his...

Andy Smith

Andy Smith is the  Co-author of the Dragonfly Effect. A career tech marketer, Andy Smith is a Principal of Vonavona Ventures where he advises and bootstraps technical and social ventures with guidance in marketing, customer strategy and operations. Over the past 20 years, he has served as an executive in the high tech industry leading teams at Dolby Labs, BIGWORDS, LiquidWit, Intel, Analysis Group, Polaroid, Integral Inc. and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

As a guest lecturer at Stanf...

www.dragonflyeffect.com/blog

Eric Squair

Eric Squair helps clients make smarter decisions about their online work. One of his favourite ways to do this is by teaching people how to use the powerful website measurement tool Google Analytics.

He has over a decade of experience working at nonprofits and as an independent consultant with organizations such as Greenpeace, Amnesty International, and several political campaigns.  <...

A.J. Steinberg

A.J. Steinberg, founder of Queen Bee Fundraising, has been creating outstanding special events since 1999. 

In 2015 A.J. created Queen Bee Fundraising which focuses on the art of nonprofit special event management.  Along with producing nonprofit events, A.J. teaches volunteers and professional...

Kurt Steiner

Kurt Steiner, the founder of CharityHowTo.com, has been helping to build and establish Internet companies since 1997. Kurt  has helped thousands of nonprofit organizations online since 2003. As Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Kurt helped to open and establish Firstgiving (www.firstgiving.com). During his time at the company it raised over $100 million online for charity.

Speaking to charities and nonprofits on a daily basis, he was told time and time again of...

http://www.facebook.com/CharityHowTo

Heather Stombaugh

Heather has more than 15 years of experience in nonprofit leadership, programming, marketing, and fundraising. She is the founder and principal consultant of JustWrite Solutions, LLC a national nonprofit consulting firm based in Ohio. Heather practices and teaches integrated fundraising and nonprofit management by measurement. She provides technical assistance to nonprofits of all sizes across the country who seek to gain a competitive advantage in fundraising and grants through evidence-base...

Sherry Truhlar

It's not easy raising money in a recession, but a whopping 76% of Sherry Truhlar's clients have not only raised it, but danced a happy dance while achieved record-breaking results. As an award-winning charity auctioneer and mentor to thousands of Auction Chairs, she guides volunteer committees in how to properly plan a gala to achieve higher returns on donated merchandise. Her unique approach has led to recognition in Town & Country, The Washington Post Magazine, The Georgetowner,...

www.redappleauctions.com/about-us/

Zoot Velasco

Zoot Velasco is the CEO of the Kern County Museum. He manages a 16-acre campus with 51 historic landmarks and six museums and gardens. After a 12-year career as an artist, dancer, and actor, he created an award-winning prison arts program producing work currently in museum collections at the Getty, Hammer, and Library of Congress....

Erica Waasdorp

Erica lives and breathes direct response fundraising. She says she can even be considered a Philanthropyholic. Building partnerships and trying to find the best solution for donors and her clients are what Erica does best. Her multi-lingual skills and multi-cultural experience bring added value to those clients interested in raising money internationally. And her experience in monthly giving has given her an edge for those clients who are ready to embark on this way of giving.

Erica...

www.adirectsolution.com

Joe Waters

Joe knows exactly what it's like to be raising money for a small nonprofit with cause marketing. He's been doing it successfully for over six years for Boston Medical Center that is vying for attention in a crowded market of top medical facilities. Nevertheless, Joe has worked with many local and national companies on cause marketing programs. One business partner just celebrated raising a million dollars for his hospital since 2004 through cause marketing.

Joe is also the b...

Rachel Werner

Rachel Werner, Owner and CEO of RBW Strategy, has over 13 years of grants, consulting, communications, writing, strategic planning, training, and project management experience. Rachel Werner’s career has spanned the corporate, nonprofit, and public sectors. She provides support to cli...

Rob Wu

Rob is a founder and CEO of CauseVox. In 2011, he launched a crowdfunding campaign that raised over $125,000 in 10 days for disaster relief. His work has been recognized by the Mayor of Austin and featured in the NYTimes, CNN, Forbes, and WSJ.

http://www.causevox.com/

Tammy Zonker

Chief Philanthropy Officer

As Chief Philanthropy Officer of The Children's Center, Tammy Zonker is accountable for leading The Children’s Center development strategy ensuring community philanthropy sustains programs and services to meet the growing mental health needs of children and families in Greater Detroit.

Tammy has more than twelve years of experience fundraising, consulting and training nonprofit organizations in achieving sustainable funding. She recen...