In the last 15+ years, Jeff has collaborated with communities and organizations large and small to learn and grow from experiences ranging from program startup and evaluation, to strategic planning, to training and facilitation. After finishing a Communication Degree from Saint John’s University, he co-founded the AmeriCorps Community Technology Empowerment Project and finished a Master’s of Public Policy at the Humphrey School, concentrating on public and nonprofit management and leadership.  More recently, he made social justice grants with Wisconsin Community Fund and community service grants with Serve Wisconsin. He’s currently a grants specialist and trainer at The Nature Conservancy.