Our service includes a comprehensive consultation to help identify gaps and opportunities within private and public agencies. We provide continuous grant management training and techniques for our staff to provide the highest quality of grant management services to our clients.
The primary goal of our Grants Management division is to connect our clients with federal and state approved funding resources and provide the highest quality of services so you can win your grant. Our successful track record includes a total awarded grant funding of $131.7 million, with $35 million coming from Homeland Security grants. Together we will create and refine your plan for success.
Steve earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Logistics Management from Weber State University and a Masters of Business Administration from California State University - Stanislaus. His work experience includes positions as a District Manager with Kmart International, Chief Executive Officer of United Cerebral Palsy, and the Grants Manager at the Port of Stockton. Steve has been implementing Port and Homeland Security projects that leverage security needs with operational concerns for over 10 years. In 2013, he was selected by Governor Brown to serve on the newly created State of California Cyber Security Task Force where he specifically worked on creating a cyber-security curriculum and learning objectives with State Colleges such as the UC Davis and CSU educational systems. He recently graduated from the FEMA National Emergency Management Advanced Academy last year and is a member of the Bay Area Maritime Security Committee and the Cyber Security Sub-Committee. He also participates with several security and first responder tabletop exercises and drills every year at the State level to include coordination with the FBI, Customs Border Protection, Coast Guard, and the National Guard. Steve has written over $35 million in awarded Homeland Security Grants, which include port security hardware/software applications into the Ports Emergency Operations Center. His personal achievements include serving 7 years in the U.S. Navy as well as volunteering with the Delta Humane Society and the Humane Society of the United States.
William earned a Masters in Business Administration at California State University - Sacramento. He also earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of Phoenix – Sacramento. He retired from the U.S. Air Force after serving 20 years, specializing in Aeromedical Evacuation Contingency Operations, Respiratory Therapy, and Cardiology. William’s dedication and passion for the medical field helped him achieve the rank of Master Sergeant as well as several military achievement medals. After his military service, William worked for the California Department of Corrections as a Correctional Officer. William specializes in Healthcare and Non-Profit Security Grants.
Kristopher was raised in Southern California and has never left the warm climate except to serve his Country. Kris enlisted in the U.S. Army National Guard and spent six years as a logistical technician. His military experience all started in Fort Jackson, SC where he attended boot camp. Kris is married with three children and currently lives in Vacaville , CA. Kris is valuable member of our team of veterans and brings his college background and military leadership into his role as a Senior Grants Analyst.
Kathy earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix – Sacramento. She has also earned her Certification in Behavioral Therapy where she worked with Autistic children. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. She has experience in social media marketing and is also consulting in our Grants Management Division working on Tribal and Emergency Management.
Otha earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and Administration from University of Phoenix Sacramento, CA where he also obtained a Certificate in Human Service in which he utilizes to educate mid/moderate special education students. He works with several diverse individuals and backgrounds daily and is a Deacon for the Greater Immanuel Church. He has experience working with grant writing, leadership and consulting, community engagement and aiding in providing community service efforts in local area. He is currently pursuing his teaching credentials.
Maribel earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice and Emergency Management from the University of Phoenix – Sacramento, CA. She brings ten years of experience working in the legal environment for personal injury & immigration law firms. Maribel’s knowledge in immigration law will be beneficial to writing and managing our Customs and Border Protection Grants. Furthermore, her degree in Emergency Management will contribute to our mission statement through providing preventative and response capabilities to local, state and federal agencies. Being bilingual in English and Spanish as well as learning Farsi will allow Maribel to communicate with clients from diverse backgrounds in our Grant Preparedness Management divisions.
Jody brings a wealth of marketing experience to the company. Jody has owned her own business in the cosmetic industry for over 13 years. Jody has always been a self-learning and over achiever to create a self-sustaining the life her and her family. Jody grew up in Europe, went to Weber State University, and finally settling in settled in Denver, Co and graduated with a Cosmetology degree. Working in the multi billion dollar cosmetic industry is where Jody honed her marketing and sales skills. Jody is using these skills to connect with our funding agencies and partners.