Andy Brubaker, Convergent Project Director

Picture of Andy Brubaker, Project Director for Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

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 […]

Shannon Whaples, Project Director

Shannon Whaples, Project Director for Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

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 Project Director 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 campaigns, annual appeals […]

Richard Trickel, Senior Project Director

Richard Trickel, Senior Project Director at Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

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 […]

Elissa Schneider, Convergent Nonprofit Solutions Project Director

Elissa Schneider, Project Director at Convergent Nonprofit Solutions

Elissa Schneider Project Director I started my career lobbying for higher education funding for my alma mater. After catching the political bug, I jumped into the deep end as a political fundraiser and campaign staffer for campaigns and ballot initiatives in Ohio and Michigan. Then in 2005 I was recruited to transition into nonprofit fundraising, […]

Erin Bemis, IOM

Erin Bemis, IOM Senior Project Director My career has been spent working for and with nonprofit organizations in a variety of roles, and I’ve recognized that success for one brings achievement for many. A nonprofit with a strong mission, support for initiatives, and a team dedicated to success can achieve much more than its primary […]