Amy Sexton, CFRE

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 […]

Richard Trickel

Richard Trickel Senior Project Director I’ve staked my adult career path on nonprofit organizations, so I deeply and clearly believe in the high value they bring to our communities. Whether they’re seeking to provide rescue and positive placements for animals, address crucial social needs, or bolster a community’s economic strength, I see nonprofits assisting every […]

Fredrick Mckinley

Fredrick Mckinley Project Director What makes my heart break? This is a question that I continue to ask myself daily. For the past 10 years, I’ve worked in many places with a variety of experiences. Nonprofits make my heart break because there is much work to be done. I’ve encountered testimonies from investors/donors throughout my […]

Chris Hughes

Chris Hughes

Chris Hughes Project Director My career path to Convergent started in sports marketing and public relations (PR) working for colleges and professional teams for more than a decade. Before that, I worked with regional and national radio and television broadcasts covering many sports. I lost count a long time ago of how many times I’ve […]

Marci Barag

Marci Barag

Marci Barag Administrative Assistant I’ve always had a passion for nonprofit work. In every community I’ve lived, I held numerous leadership positions with local nonprofits, including PTAs and foundations when my children were younger. My rescue dogs introduced me to several local animal rescues that I continue to volunteer with and I am currently extremely […]

Karen Long

Karen Long

Karen Long Client Success Manager My first introduction to the nonprofit industry was working on a Promise program, an educational initiative aimed at allowing students free tuition for post-secondary education. There are so many bright and talented students who yearn for the chance to continue their education but due to financial constraints, are unable to. […]