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Adam Swenski
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Adam Swenski

QA Engineer

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Adam Swenski

QA Engineer

With a BA in Mathematics from ASU and experience testing award winning applications, Adam maintains the reliability of the Funraise platform with both manual and automated testing methods.

Alex Molina
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Alex Molina

Senior Software Developer

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Alex Molina

Senior Software Developer

Specializing in cutting edge cloud-based technologies, Alex builds and oversees the high-impact Funraise databases and infrastructure to maximize what your organization can do with your data.

Alex Pavone
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Alex Pavone

Digital Media Manager

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Alex Pavone

Digital Media Manager

Alex has grown his reputation as a passionate, professional creator in the photography, graphic design, and video spaces for over a decade. Being a storyteller by nature, his focus is on bringing out the unique story of each organization he works with.

Angelina Pavone
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Angelina Pavone

Director of Customer Success

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Angelina Pavone

Customer Success Manager

For over a decade, Angelina has worked in the nonprofit sector and is passionate about championing the causes of the organizations she works with. Her background, insight, and passion for people makes her an incredible resource to organizations.

Austin Delorme
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Austin Delorme

Software Developer

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Austin Delorme

Software Developer

Austin has been developing custom applications on the Salesforce platform since 2013 and now helps manage back-end functionality making sure you see the data you want, when you want it.

Bobby House
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Bobby House

Senior Front End Software Developer

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Bobby House

Senior Front End Software Developer

Bobby leads the front end team with over 10 years of experience in the technology industry, having worked on everything from supercomputers to high profile web applications. He has a BS in computer science from the University of Colorado.

Bryan Clark
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Bryan Clark

Chief Architect

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Bryan Clark

Chief Architect

With over a decade of experience with a wide range of software, Bryan architects complex systems that seamlessly work together inside a world class platform. Bryan is inspired by the future of technology available to this sector and he is driven to develop the infastuture needed to make it a reality.

Clayton Ramones
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Clayton Ramones

Director of Sales

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Clayton Ramones

Director of Sales

Clayton brings close to 10 years of experience in Sales. As an expert on customer acquisition and business development he prides himself in exceptional customer service and introducing new insights into a customers organization. He hopes to spread the power of technology in hopes of modernizing and increasing philanthropic giving!

Alex Molina
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Claire Williams

Account Executive

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Claire Williams

Account Executive

Following a history of involvement in social justice movements, Claire spent time introducing students to school fundraising and civic engagement initiatives. Prior to joining the Funraise team, she worked at an education nonprofit, connecting professionals with rewarding careers that support teachers and students. She sees nonprofits as the glue that holds our global community together, encouraging us to care more about each other and our world. Claire has visited over twenty countries and has a big heart for live music, cooking, dancing, and meeting new people.

Colby Karzen
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Colby Karzen

Sales Manager

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Colby Karzen

Sales Manager

Colby comes from years of nonprofit experience, working in the start up phase of an emerging organization and well-established, sustained fundraising for another. Her experience at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo (B.S. Social Sciences) breeds insight to the work of nonprofits around the world and a passion for technology as a force for creative change.

Crystal Sprague
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Crystal Sprague

Account Executive

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Crystal Sprague

Customer Success Manager

As an innovative problem solver with over 15 years of experience in the non-profit sector, Crystal is determined to help non-profits find the best solution for their fundraising needs. In Crystal’s prior role as Executive Director of an international non-profit organization she doubled the organization’s annual revenue through fundraising efforts in just 3 years.

Alex Pavone
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Danny Fann

Staff Software Engineer (Front-End)

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Danny Fann

Staff Software Engineer (Front-End)

With degrees in Computer Science and Public Health Science along with experience in the medical device industry, Danny brings an varied skillset into the realm of software engineering. He utilizes his unique background to create exceptional and intuitive web applications with creative aplomb.

Vance Anderson
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Elan Majkrzak

Staff Software Engineer (API)

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Elan Majkrzak

Staff Software Engineer (API)

As a member of the API team, Elan works to bring you the data that you need, where you need it. He has extensive experience with back-end development and spent 4 years working on applications used for K-12 schools. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and he likes longboarding by the beach.

Erin Booker
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Erin Booker

Digital Marketer

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Erin Booker

Digital Marketer

Erin goes bananas over creating content using new tech and is always down to support a great cause. Funraise gives her the opportunity to combine the two in a cutting-edge, surprise-a-day digital marketing role. It's Erin's goal to show the world how funding awesome Funraise truly is.

Vance Anderson
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Gabriel Mann

Staff Software Engineer (iOS)

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Gabriel Mann

Staff Software Engineer (iOS)

Gabriel has more than 4 years of experience with mobile development. He prides himself on delivering robust software with a smooth user experience and will be instrumental to bringing the Funraise products to all mobile devices. In his free time, he plays banjo in an Irish band.

Vance Anderson
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Hadi Minooei

Chief Data Scientist

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Hadi Minooei

Chief Data Scientist

With more than a decade of experience in tech industry and academia, working with a variety of technology stacks and teams, Hadi brings the power of machine learning and big data to the nonprofit space.

Alex Molina
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Iman Bahati

Customer Success Manager

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Iman Bahati

Customer Success Manager

Iman is a results-driven Customer Success Manager with a background in strategizing, building and managing accounts. Iman's greatest joy is positioning non-profits for the road ahead in a consistent changing industry. Iman will be your advocate while helping you implement new strategies, achieve your business objectives and accelerate profitable growth. Wanna become friends? Challenge her to a game of Movie Trivia.

Jason Swenski
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Jason Swenski

Cofounder & Chief Technology Officer

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Jason Swenski

Cofounder & Chief Technology Officer

Jason brings over a decade of knowledge in building and architecting web applications. He is an expert at capitalizing on current technologies and has built infrastructure to run on top of platforms ranging from mobile devices to enterprise cloud solutions.

Jenny Flack
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Jenny Flack

Sales Manager

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Jenny Flack

Sales Manager

For almost a decade, Jenny has been working and volunteering with nonprofits. With an MBA from Pepperdine University, she works directly with organizations to modernize their fundraising efforts.

Joy Wecker
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Joy Wecker

Executive Assistant

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Joy Wecker

Executive Assistant

With a degree in Community Development and a heart as big as the sky, Joy is very passionate about people, communities, and how those best work together. She comes from a long history of startup environments and loves the way that company culture contributes to pushing the mission of Funraise forward. She hopes to be a major asset in developing why people love coming into work everyday and has been described by her loved ones as a best friend to all. Fun fact: she's been a bridesmaid 13x. So you could say she's sort of a veteran at finding the balance between business and party.

Vance Anderson
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Juan Zepeda

Staff QA Engineer

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Juan Zepeda

Staff QA Engineer

With his Computer Science degree from CSULB and experience testing user-heavy websites and applications, Juan is a cornerstone of Funraise QA, sustaining the integrity of the platform with manual and automated testing. Juan is an avid homebrewer whose bff is a mega cute, ultra adorable german shepherd named Mr. Bubbles.

Alex Pavone
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Julia Lai

Staff Software Engineer (Front-End)

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Julia Lai

Staff Software Engineer (Front-End)

Julia is a CSU Long Beach graduate and brings 4 years of industry experience building large enterprise applications at scale. Her passion is working on the front end, making applications come alive in an efficient and pixel-perfect fashion. She is inspired by the impact that Funraise has made for all their nonprofit clients so far and wants to help build this company to help even more people.

Justin Wheeler
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Justin Wheeler

Cofounder & Chief Executive Officer

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Justin Wheeler

Cofounder & Chief Executive Officer

As a social entrepreneur, Justin helped start two successful nonprofits, both of which became multi-million dollar organizations. He brings over 10 years of experience from the nonprofit sector and was an early team member of Invisible Children, which raised over $50M in the first 8 years of operation.

Alex Molina
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Katie Meringolo

Customer Success Representative

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Katie Meringolo

Customer Success Representative

Katie graduated from Pepperdine University with a BA in Intercultural Communication and Social Work. She has worked with multiple nonprofits ranging from developing projects in East Africa to International Justice Mission UK to City Year Los Angeles. Through her variety of experiences, she has gained a deep understanding of the challenges that nonprofits face in regards to fundraising and operation, and she is excited to make that process a bit easier.

Kevin Kuk
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Kevin Kuk

UI/UX Designer

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Kevin Kuk

UI/UX Designer

As a visual designer, Kevin has worked with both nonprofits and branding agencies to build excellent and memorable user experiences. His passion for the user (YOU!) is what drives his approach to visual identity and UI/UX design. Kevin loves crafting fun and exciting fundraising experiences that inspire donations and a smile.

Kira Wheeler
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Kira Wheeler

HR & Office Administrator

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Kira Wheeler

HR & Office Administrator

Kira worked with nonprofit organizations for years before becoming the mother of four children, all under the age of five. She's an expert at keeping the office running smoothly and pleasantly.

Lukas Attridge
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Lukas Attridge

Front End Developer

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Lukas Attridge

Front End Developer

Lukas first started coding by making programs to do math and physics homework in high school. Now, he writes fast, responsive front-end code with a fierce desire to provide the best user experience possible.

Matthew Parke
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Matt Parke

Front End Developer

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Matt Parke

Front End Developer

Specializing in front end development, Matt has rich experience building and maintaining a variety of web applications. With a BA in Psychology, Matt's knowledge about how users think and respond to technology drive him to develop human and friendly interfaces.

Meagan Kirkpatrick
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Meagan Kirkpatrick

Communications

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Meagan Kirkpatrick

Communications

Meagan is passionate about Marketing and Communications and has spent her career working with brands that match her values, including Comic Relief, Shutterstock, Vimeo, and Conde Nast. She brings experience working with campaigns of all sizes and is excited to continue building relationships with leading technology companies and media outlets to share the Funraise vision. Meagan is also an occasional acrobat, spending her free time at the trapeze rig. No fear of heights here!

Mia Winn
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Mia Winn

Marketing Director

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Mia Winn

Marketing Director

After nearly 2 decades designing and executing marketing programs for Fortune 50 companies, Mia is thrilled to be at Funraise where her job brings together her personal passions: connecting people with excellent technology and helping to change the world.
She has spent years independently fundraising for and volunteering with with nonprofits in various capacities and in that time she’s been everything from a puppeteer to an event coordinator to a digital marketing strategist. All of these skills come in handy on a daily basis.

Michelle Tyler
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Michelle Tyler

Software Engineer

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Michelle Tyler

Software Engineer

Michelle is a graduate of UC Irvine and brings more than six years of industry experience to Funraise. She ensures that Funraise users have a consistently delightful experience on every platform. She is also a triathlete and plans to do a century bike ride someday.

Nick Leonard
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Nick Leonard

Front End Developer

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Nick leonard

Front End Developer

Nick has been designing and building websites for nonprofit organizations since he graduated with a BFA in graphic design from Andrews University. With education in new web development languages, Nick works on the entire spectrum of front-end design.

Tony Sasso
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Tony Sasso

Cofounder & Chief Product Officer

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Tony Sasso

Cofounder & Chief Product Officer

An award-winning graphic designer, Tony served as the Creative Director for an international nonprofit, where he lead teams of creatives to build and manage fundraising campaigns, websites, and emails that have raised millions in donations from donors in over 35 countries.

Alex Molina
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Tracy Luu

Account Executive

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Tracy Luu

Account Executive

Tracy's experience comes from working abroad and with a start up building relationships with employers and job seekers. She has extensively volunteered with a grassroots nonprofit where she coordinated hundreds of fundraising events. She is excited to pursue her passion of working alongside nonprofits and hopes to empower each organization with the tools and resources to succeed.

Vance Anderson
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Vance Anderson

Mobile Developer

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Vance Anderson

Mobile Developer

With focus and passion for the mobile experience, Vance develops world class mobile applications and specializes in making the full power of applications available anywhere.