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Non-profit Leader Entrepreneur Adult Training Specialist Senior Accounting & Operations Professional

  • An entrepreneurial business and non-profit leader with a strong head for business and a passionate heart for service.
  • Particularly interested in all aspects of “Social Enterprise” and entrepreneurship: Specifically finding creative ways to fund ministry and non-profit work through income generating ventures.
  • Extensive experience developing and implementing effective services and education programs for recovering addicts, formerly incarcerated, and homeless adults.
  • Skilled and experienced in managing all operational aspects of non-profit organizations and small businesses, including accounting, budgeting, marketing and fundraising, client/donor relations, grant writing, team leading, volunteer recruiting and development, facilities management, HR, and board participation and development.
  • A talented problem solver and idea person; excels at identifying areas for improvement and streamlining processes to achieve and surpass outlined goals.
Areas of Expertise
  • Business Finance & Accounting
  • Non-Profit
  • Business Operations

Industry Experience
  • Professional & Business Services
  • Nonprofit, Public and Professional Organizations



Master of Arts in Global Development and Justice (MAGDJ)| Multnomah University, Portland, OR Bachelor of Science, major in Religious Education, minor in Missions| Multnomah University, Portland, OR

Advanced Accounting Classes| Portland State University & University of Portland, Portland, OR

Certified Instructor |Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University

Certified Instructor – Biblical Entrepreneurship |Nehemiah Project International, Inc.

John  Shepherd

Communication Methods

  • In Person
  • Phone