About Spark Point
At Spark Point, we believe in the fight for equity. We work with clients in healthcare, human services, workforce development, the arts, and other critical sectors that help our neighbors and communities thrive.
With our combination of experience, know-how, and passion for progress, we are here to take the fear out of fundraising, simplify the process, and get results for your team so that you can focus on the work that matters: igniting social change and building a more equitable world.
Nonprofit Sector – We understand and value the nonprofit sector as a field and for its ability to change the world in meaningful and important ways.
Ingenuity – The same old, same old doesn’t fly. We know what works, but we also know when what works could be even better. We don’t rest on our laurels, we plant new seeds.
Integrity – We operate with an unabashed commitment to honesty and morality.
Equity – We are ambassadors for equity and have a deep commitment to creating a level playing field, both within and beyond our company.
Kindness – We aim to always treat each other and our clients with kindness and care, understanding their humanity and varied life experiences.
A Commitment to Ending Racism – Our commitment to equity is not superficial. Spark Point, like many organizations, is on a journey to eliminate racism and white supremacy from its operations. If this resonates with you then you are well-aligned with our company.
Founder & CEO
Whitney knows how to get things done. With more than 20 years of experience, she can cut through the clutter, identify opportunities, and guide you to the right fundraising strategies to fuel your mission now and in the future.
Director of Foundation Strategy
Calvin is driven by stories—finding them, telling them, and making them come to life. With strong digital expertise and a commitment to impact-driven communication, Calvin is the person you want helping you tell your story.
Bre solves problems – and if a solution doesn’t exist, she will build one herself. A seasoned political operative with years of experience managing people, systems, and budgets, Bre is the one you want keeping an eye on operations so that Spark Point can deliver for you.
Senior Grant Writer
Hannah sees connections. With experience that spans public health, higher education, economic development, and more, she has the perspective you need to connect the dots between your work and your funders’ interests for winning grant proposals.
Caroline knows support is key to success. Her attentiveness, passion for teamwork, and thoughtful communication will help keep you on-track to meeting – and exceeding! – your fundraising goals.
Senior Grant Writer
Mike knows the right words matter. He is always listening for the language that will help funders see your organization’s work and mission clearly – and motivate them to act.
Sera is an advocate. With a thoughtful approach and a keen eye for detail, she is dedicated to getting your voice heard – helping drive resources to your mission, and your community.
Billy prides himself in finding connections where others only see difference. With his experience in health education, digital marketing, social science research, international development, and project management systems, he has the empathy and know-how to not only meet you wherever you are on your journey, but also to organize your work in a way that will keep you on-track towards your fundraising goals.
Briyana is a full-time changemaker. She is committed to helping fellow advocates tell their stories in a compelling and exciting manner to garner support for their missions.
Grant Writing Associate
Madeline embodies the power of collaboration. With her years of experience, she is adept at working with others to sort through multifaceted ideas in order to identify clear goals and concise narratives. With Madeline’s help, you’ll get past the day-to-day challenges and illuminate your organization’s mission.
Senior Grant Writer
A writer since their early years, Maddy believes in the power of dreams and imagination. Coupled with a strong background in fundraising consulting and a knack for helping organizations find their unique voice, Maddy is the right partner to help transform your big-picture visions into tangible support.
A thorough, effective communicator and big-picture thinker, Gagan is focused on meeting your operations goals. With her efficiency and focus, you’ll be free to do what you do best: advancing your organization’s mission.