Debra’s area of expertise includes organizational and board development, fiscal management, information management, and fund development.
Her career experience encompasses both the nonprofit and for-profit community, including serving as vice president for a community developer, previous executive director opportunities, and as an independent consultant. Debra is a frequent presenter and educator and has served as adjunct professor at both Hauptmann School of Public Affairs at Park University and Ottawa University.
Debra holds a degree in Business Administration from the Henry W. Bloch School of Business and Public Administration and a Master of Arts in Human Resource Management from Ottawa University. Her nonprofit expertise includes advanced training for consultants from BoardSource. She serves on the Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City Foundation board and the Nonprofit Missouri board. In 2010, she was named one of Kansas City’s Influential Women by the Kansas City Business Magazine.
To contact Debra, call 913-831-4752 x101
Jenne joined the Support Kansas City team in April 2018 and has over 20 years of progressive leadership experience in the education and non-profit industries.
A firm believer in giving of her time and talents, Jenne has served on a number of regional professional boards and corporate advisory boards. Most recently, Jenne has presented regionally and nationally on prospect management, board management, annual giving, and constituent engagement. Currently, she is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals.
Jenne holds a bachelor’s degree in education from Western Oregon University, master’s degree in student development administration from Seattle University, and a doctorate in educational leadership and policy analysis from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
An avid adventurer of the outdoors, Jenne also enjoys cooking and traveling, both internationally and domestically. Originally from Oregon, she resides in Missouri with her husband, two cats and two dogs.
To contact Jenne, call 913-831-4752 x102
Lynda has over 25 years of payroll, commission and accounting background.
Christy started with SKC in 2003 and has over 22 years of public accounting experience serving small and mid-size entrepreneurial clients including not-for-profit organizations in Kansas and Missouri.
Brian's started with SKC in 2016 and has experience working for both profit and nonprofit organizations in Kansas City, New York and Los Angeles.
Catherine joined SKC in 2012 and has over 30 years of experience in nonprofit accounting and has effectively managed complex revenue sources unique to the nonprofit sector, including charitable gift annuities, endowments, and estates.
Stephanie joined SKC in 2013 and has over 10 years of database administration experience as well as a strong background in marketing, management and technology administration.
Elizabeth's background includes accounting experience with a Bank Holding Company in Oregon and with Moss Adams LLP, a west coast regional public accounting firm.
Debbie joined Support KC in 2015 and has experience in payroll, nonprofit accounting including 990s, nonprofit leadership and ministry.
Linda joined SKC in October 2014. She has over 30 years of experience in nonprofits, as either a volunteer or staff member.
Leslie has been with Support Kansas City since February 2008. Leslie has since passed all parts of the CPA exam as of spring of 2016.
To contact Leslie, call 913-831-4752 x105
Noelle joined Support Kansas City in July 2017 as Accountant II with a background in tax accounting.
To contact Noelle, call 913-831-4752 x120
Adam has been with Support Kansas City since February 2017.
To contact Adam, call 913-831-4752 x108
Katrina returned to the Support Kansas City team in March 2016 as an Accountant II.
Her 10 years of nonprofit accounting expertise includes 8 years at Support Kansas City and 2 years at a local nonprofit. She is skilled in grant tracking and reporting, payables and receivables. Katrina enjoys working with the complexity of nonprofit accounting and working with the variety of clients at SKC.
To contact Katrina, call 913-831-4752 x112
Evan joined Support Kansas City in November 2017 as Client Data Administrator and brings a multitude of nonprofit experiences.
Joining Support Kansas City in 2018, Jack wants to champion the stories of the clients and partners in the Support Kansas City network.
His industry experience includes media strategy and project management across healthcare and nonprofit sectors. As Communications and Collective Impact Manager, Jack wants to champion the stories of clients and partners in the Support Kansas City network. His most recent projects include podcast and video productions. Jack holds a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Missouri with certifications in multicultural studies.
To contact Jack, call 913-831-4752 x126
Erin returned to Support Kansas City in May 2018 and is happy to be working with the Accounting team and the various nonprofit organizations that SKC supports.
Erin’s work experience began when she was nine years old and was finally able to go to work with her dad at the family restaurant in Des Moines, IA. It was there she learned every aspect of the restaurant industry including cooking, customer service, bookkeeping and payroll.
Since moving to Kanas City 20 plus years ago, Erin has gained further experience in accounting, fundraising and database management for both nonprofit and for-profit organizations and small businesses throughout the Kansas City area.
Erin loves to learn and hopes to one day return to school to complete her Masters degree in Nonprofit Leadership. She also enjoys reading, gardening, and most of all spending time with her husband and their three very busy teenage children.
To contact Erin, call 913-831-4752 x130
Laura joined Support Kansas City in February 2018 and now serves as our Grant Coordinator.
To contact Laura, call 913-831-4752 x121
Blake joined Support Kansas City as an intern in 2017 and now serves as our Office Coordinator.
To contact Blake, call 913-831-4752 x1
Lindsey joined Support Kansas City in October 2017 as serves as an Accounting Intern.
To contact Lindsey, call 913-831-4752 x113
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