Elaine, the principal of WeberNelson Consulting, has 25 years of experience in the nonprofit world. Elaine served as staff (grantwriter, appeal manager, major gifts officer, capital campaign lead, planned giving officer, copywriter, marketing manager) and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to her clients.
Focused on small and mid-sized organizations, she's worked on capital campaigns, trained boards on fundraising, developed value propositions and positioning plans, bolstered annual giving campaigns, written grants, and started endowment efforts.
Elaine was also an adjunct professor at the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota for 15 years, teaching in the undergraduate and M.B.A. programs. She holds an M.B.A. in marketing from the Carlson School and a B.A. from the University of St. Thomas.
She lives in St. Paul with two children and a dog.
With a collaborative working relationship with the knowledgeable folks at Access Philanthropy, we can bring world-class donor and funder research and grantwriting expertise to the table.
Steve Papocki, President of AP, has spent his professional career involved in philanthropy – as foundation director, fundraiser, trainer, donor consultant, author, researcher, and lobbyist. Managing Partner Roberta Worrell has 25+ years of strategic marketing and corporate community affairs experience with hands-on nonprofit work.
In partnership with SCC, we are able to offer a full-service experience with a cadre of professional consultants in a variety of areas including strategic planning, coaching, grantwriting, collateral development, script writing, organizational development and interim services. We can help you do all this - saving you time and money searching for multiple resources.