Meet the Speakers
Scott G. Patton, Senior Consultant, Donorly
Scott has worked as an administrative and fundraising professional in the nonprofit sector in-house and as a consultant for ten years. He enjoys serving a field that addresses challenges in the human experience. Favorite previous employers, clients, and boards include Seattle Opera, Curious Theatre, Arch Mission, and Music in the Mountains. Helping to build and maintain RIP Medical Debt’s fundraising infrastructure has been one of the most rewarding opportunities in his career.
Ryan Thomas, President, Oneicity
Ryan spent almost a decade in healthcare technology, working to leverage and improve how people use technology to get things done smoothly and effectively. His ability to put himself in the shoes of the person “on the other end” and understand their wants, concerns, and motivations has translated to helping non-profit organizations connect with donors, build relationships, and raise more funds. Ryan develops and executes fundraising campaigns through direct mail, email, social media, digital ads, and holiday campaigns.
Stephanie Tippitt, Vice President of Digital Strategy, Brewer Direct
With more than 20 years’ experience in digital media and cross-channel marketing, Stephanie has spent her career helping clients realize the potential of digital. She guides clients through digital development, such as website optimization, email marketing, data-driven analytics, and tracking, paid digital media and new media trends. Prior to joining BDI, Stephanie led her own digital design firm, and had marketing roles with Fortune 500 companies in the Insurance, Education, and Service industries.
Carl Diesling, Managing Partner, DNL Omnimedia
Carl co-founded DNL OmniMedia in 2006 and has grown the team to accommodate clients with consultative, strategy, data, mobile, digital, and technology projects. As a team we’ve engaged hundreds of organizations and worked with them to accomplish their goals. As the Managing Director of DNL OmniMedia, Carl works with organizations evaluating their needs to provide total solutions, that foster fundraising ideas, and create meaningful results. Each solution is tailored specifically to drive value, increase retention, and drive constituent engagement.