Michael Papa

Michael Papa Consultant Michael Papa is Head of School Emeritus from Bayside Academy. He joined Bayside in July of 2015, after moving to the area from West Palm Beach, Florida.  He has served as Division Head or Head of School in six independent schools throughout the country. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from […]

Andy Brubaker

Andy Brubaker Project Director It was not till later in life that I recognized my spark for serving others began during high school while working as a summer camp counselor at the Woodruff Scout Reservation. Originally, I understood my role was all about teaching outdoor camping skills. In reality, I was learning how to develop […]

Daniel Rogers

Daniel Rogers Senior Project Director My true love for humanity was realized young in life when in college and needing to support my education goals, I took a job working with the developmentally challenged. This opened a new world of understanding about human nature and human need. That early experience changed the course of my […]

Christine Roberts, CFRE

Christine Roberts, CFRE Project Director With more than 20 years of executive fundraising experience, Christine has worked with a variety of nonprofit organizations to advance and strengthen resource and executive development. She works directly with CEOs, board members, staff, and volunteers to build systems and processes that drive results to sustain a culture of philanthropy. She believes […]

Shannon Whaples

Shannon Whaples Project Director Shannon’s experience in nonprofit work in the past 24 years includes a primary focus on organizational growth, multi-site expansion, leadership development, and fundraising. During that time, he developed an ability to generate support from individuals, community groups, local influencers, and government organizations. Shannon has held various levels of responsibility in multiple […]

Amy Sexton, CFRE

Amy Sexton, CFRE at Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

Amy Sexton, CFRE Senior Funding Strategist & Philanthropic Advisor Amy comes from a strong consulting background assisting nonprofit organizations of all sizes from different sectors and locations across North America in strategic planning, creating sustainable individual giving programs, board development, major and planned giving, as well as organizing, implementing, and managing major capital and endowment […]