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Grant Professionals Association - Headquarters Staff

Mike Chamberlain, CAE
Chief Executive Officer



Kelli Romero
Membership & Marketing Director; GrantZone Moderator



Barb Boggs
Events & Volunteer Relations Manager



Shelley Wales
Chapter Relations Manager



Alicia Cook


Leesa Whitson
Administrative Assistant



Grant Professionals Association - Board of Directors 

    Amanda Day, GPC
GPA President
Grant Writing USA
Canton, GA
Email: president at grantprofessionals dot org
    Johna Rodgers, GPC
GPA Vice President
Consultant and National Trainer
Bowling Green, KY
Email: vicepresident at grantprofessionals dot org
    Bonnie Houk, GPC
GPA Secretary
Director of Grants Management
Southeast Kansas Education Service Center

Girard, KS
Email: secretary at grantprofessionals dot org
    Bill Smith, GPC
GPA Treasurer
Senior Director, Grants and Fundraising Services
Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee
Joelton, TN
Email: treasurer at grantprofessionals dot org

Board Members

    Laura Gore, GPC
GPA Board Member
Director of Research and Grants
Habitat for Humanity of Greater Nashville

Nashville, TN
    Kimberly Hays de Muga, GPC
GPA Board Member
Nonprofit Consultant
HDM Consulting
Decatur, GA
    Sue Jetter, GPC
GPA Board Member
Sue Jetter Consulting Services
Sunnyside, WA
    Cheryl Kester, CFRE, GPC
GPA Board Member
Director of Grants
Walton Arts Center

Fayetteville, AR
    Jennie Miller, GPC
GPA Board Member

JAM Nonprofit Consulting LLC
Phoenix, AZ
    Heather Patel, GPC
GPA Board Member

Grants Administrator
City of Apache Junction
Apache Junction, AZ
    Alan Tiano, GPC, CGMS
GPA Board Member
Grants Administrator
Broward County
Fort Lauderdale, FL

GPA Board Position Descriptions

Below are the position descriptions for those serving on the GPA National Board of Directors. Click on the appropriate link for a PDF version of the document.