We are a team of professionals with a well-rounded skillset and a passion for what we do. Our team leaders with nearly 30 years experience in the business provides us a strong foundation of knowledge and expertise for the rest of our team to build upon. With this structure, we can only go up from here and we mean it when we say the sky is the limit!
Kristin Bennett, President and CEO
Kristin has spent the past 27 years sharpening her management skills, specializing in nonprofits. Hired into her first Executive Director role very early in her career, it became apparent right away this would be her life’s work. A Midwestern upbringing equipped Kristin with the optimism, work ethic, and common sense that is crucial to survival and growth. Educated in California, she launched Nonprofit Resources formally in Denver, CO. The company now operates completely virtually with staff in South Dakota, California, Colorado, Oregon, with auxiliary offices in Alexandria, VA and Minneapolis. Kristin holds a widely varied skill set, and is always seeking out the next challenge. She holds an advanced degree in single-parenting teenagers while growing a meaningful and thriving company; proving there’s no mountain she can’t climb. As her resume shows, she’s got the education and experience to move Nonprofit Resources to a new level as the empty nest years come into focus. She aspires to travel the globe, and would do it on horseback if she could.
Shelby Beck, Program Management
Shelby Beck began in an Executive Assistant role with Nonprofit Resources in 2009. After graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from Northern State University in Aberdeen, SD, she returned to the team as an Executive Assistant. She has now advanced into Program Management. Shelby handles a wide variety of duties including event coordination, member services, website development, committee management, technical support, and social media management. In her spare time, Shelby volunteers as the elementary girls’ basketball coach. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, shopping, participating in outdoor activities, and baking.
Emma Bennett, Event Coordination
Emma is growing her professional skill set as the primary national convention coordinator for Nonprofit Resources. Educated at Point Loma Nazarine University in San Diego, CA, she’s currently pursuing her CMP certificate to compliment a pending degree in both International Business and Nonprofit Management. As an avid traveler, she feeds her need for adventure with a career that requires travel and new cultural experiences – across the US and internationally. Emma enjoys a variety of athletic challenges, and is always looking for something new to experience. Her compassionate nature serves her well in the nonprofit sector. In her spare time, she loves to read, spend time with friends and family, serves as a camp counselor for kids with cancer, and hopes to survive surfing lessons.
Garrett Chappell, Graphics
As lead Graphic Designer for Nonprofit Resources, Garrett Chappell engages in his two favorite things every day; making good work, and helping people. Garrett graduated from South Dakota State University in 2011, with a degree in Graphic Design and a minor in Studio Art. Living in Boulder, CO Garrett enjoys hiking, photography and reading poets like Walt Whitman and Alan Ginsberg. Through Nonprofit Resources, Garrett is a key resource for nonprofits seeking growth and visibility, polished branding, and continuity in messaging.
Ali Taberham, Media and Public Relations
Ali is continuing to build her professional skill set serving Nonprofit Resources clients with social media and public relations management. Raised in Brisbane, Australia, she moved to San Diego in 2014 to attain her Business Marketing degree at Point Loma Nazarene University. Over the years, Ali has developed experience in event management, marketing, public outreach and customer service, and devotes full effort and energy into all she does. She loves travel, and hopes to pursue a career that allows her to explore the globe and take in diverse experiences. In her spare time, Ali loves to spend time with friends and family, run, explore new places, and take advantage of the year-round California beach weather.
Brittany Quinn, Member Relations