The Community Foundation is committed to increasing the capacity of the local nonprofit sector. Because of this commitment, we maintain a list of local consultants who are interested in working with nonprofit organizations. If you are a consultant that would like to be added to this list, please submit your information here.

The consultants, vendors, freelancers, and others listed are not sponsored, endorsed, recommended or licensed by the Community Foundation. We encourage organizations to have detailed conversations and explore references before hiring a consultant. We do not take responsibility for the work done by those listed.

Carrie Scheidel | Simplify Health

Providing support for health promotion programs through coalition & network building, creative communication strategies, event & training coordination, and project & grant management.

Jasion Schmidt | Entrepreneurial.Coach

Business strategy, business model balancing, profit growth, Go To Market Strategy, Gallup Certified Strengths(R) Coach

Pam Schoffner | P.S. Writes

Grant Research, Grant Writing, Promotional Writing, Annual Report Writing, Print Project Coordination

Lauren Alise Schultz | Lauren Alise Schultz, Nonprofit Support Specialist

Grantmaker Research, Grant Writing, Private Grants, Government Grants, Fundraising, Communications, Website Building and Management, Social Media Management, Event Planning, Development, Public Relations

Stephen Scott | Scott Advocacy and Consulting, LLC

Legislative Advocacy; Policy Development and Analysis; Grant writing and Editing; Project Development and Evaluation; Succession Planning and Transitions; Board Training and Development; Organizational Planning

Dave Sherry | The Sherry Group, LLC

Annual Fundraising Campaigns, Capital Campaigns, Board Development, Not For Profit Operations, Camping Programs

Diana Sickles | Nutrition 4 Young Children

I am a board member of N4YC and am wondering about a consultant who might work with us to help us review our vision and establish goals for 2022/2023. I have not discussed this with the board but am merely trying to gain information to present to the board.

Melissa Sisler, CPA | RSM US LLP

Nonprofit auditing, IRS Form 990 Preparation

Bethany Snyder | Snyder Strategies

Grassroots advocacy strategy, planning, and implementation; LGBTQ community engagement; health care strategy; and communications advice and support.

Rheya Spigner | Rheydiant Consulting & Communications

Communication strategy, Branding, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion workshops, storytelling, presentations, presentation coaching, speaking.

Sarah Spilman | Diligent Research & Consulting

Research project management; data collection; data visualization; writing; publication process management; literature reviews; technical editing; presentation preparation. Specific specialization in healthcare research (trauma, critical care, emergency medicine) and academic writing.

John Stein, MBA | Stein's Way Consulting Group

Intentional Project Management, The Lost Art of Listening, Dialogues on Diversity, Principles of Productivity, Story Brand Marketing, leadership assessments, executive coaching, business turnarounds and strategy, organizational sustainability

Kim Stewart | Athena Coaching & Consulting

Board Development Executive Coaching Strategic Planning Board Management Establishing an Annual Campaign

Beth Stokes | CFO Systems, LLC

Preparation of Financial Statements and business plans, manage budgeting and forecasting, review accounting processes, update procedures, manage cashflow, Plan cost allocations

Paul J. Strawhecker, MPA, ACFRE | Paul J. Strawhecker, Inc.

Philanthropic Planning/Feasibility Studies, Capital/Endowment Campaigns, Major Gifts, Planned Giving, Development Assessment and Plans, Annual Giving, Funding Source Searches, Grant Writing, Prospect Research, Public Relations and Marketing, Strategic Planning, Board Development, Coaching/Training in a variety of areas

Ariane Sundean | Inspired Vision

Graphic design and visual communications: annual reports, strategic plans, white papers, brochures, event and training materials, presentation templates, newsletters, mailings, style guides, signage, and more

Nikki Syverson | Isaacson-Syverson Consulting

Comprehensive fund development, feasibility studies, capital campaign implementation, strategic planning and board development.

Johnne Syverson, CFP, AEP, CAP | Charitable Giving Resource Center

" Outsourcing for Planned Gift Implementation for nonprofits of all sizes: Charitable Gift Annuities, Charitable Trusts, Pooled Income Funds, liquid gift conversion to cash.

Andy TeBockhorst | Headlight Strategies, LLC

As the former Chief Strategic Communications Officer for United Way, I bring years of experience in marketing strategy, media engagement, strategic communications, digital and inbound marketing, event marketing, video production, graphic design, and more to help you connect with donors and partners.

Deborah Thompson | DHT Consulting and Training

A government affairs and public policy communications specialist, that specializes in making the legislative process navigable. Want to get involved but don't know how? I'm your solution to understanding advocacy! Let's chat about your specific needs!