Find A Consultant

Grant Professionals charge by the hour or by the project, never for a percentage of the grant. See “GPA Code of Ethicsfor more details.

The Georgia Grant Professionals Association cannot endorse one consultant over another, however, the consultants listed below are GGPA members in good standing and adhere to the Grant Professionals Association’s Code of Ethics. We hope you will use their services to secure grant funding for your organization. Let us know how they are doing!

The following consultants provide services for Georgia, please contact them directly:

Neka Beckwith, MPA
Nonprofit Consultant & Grant Writer
Catapult Connections Unlimited, Inc.
(504) 231-8009
Specialties: Diverse proposal writing expertise (affordable housing, arts, economic development, education, human services), prospect research, fundraising workshops, board development

David Broussard, GPC
Dickerson, Bakker & Associates
1998 Hendersonville Road, #23
Asheville, NC 28803
(Dave Broussard is in Marietta)
800-382-0094 x514
Specialties: Faith-based Grant Development, Major Gifts, Capital Campaigns, Executive Search, Strategy and Outcomes Consulting

Deborah A. Cook Ph.D.
The Grant Science Lab
1217 Briar Hills Dr. NE
Atlanta, GA 30306
Specialty: Academic research grants

Stefanie L. Dye
Optimal Grant Funding
Roswell, GA

Paulette N. Haines
Creative Non-Profit Solutions LLC
5036 Rodrick Trail
Marietta, GA  30066
Specialties: Aging program grants, animal program grants, sporting and youth programs. IRS-Form 1023 EZ and Form 1023

DeaRonda Harrison
June First Firm
Grant Writer & Researcher
Specialties: Federal Grants, Private Foundations, and Grant Writing Training

Dr. Brandi Rae Hicks

The Institute for Grantsmanship and Nonprofit Resilience at SERVE University


Specialties: Grant Research and Writing, Program Design, Program Evaluation, Grants Management, Fundraising Plans, Strategic Planning, Board of Directors Training, Grant Writing and Management Training, Resource Development Personnel Support

Betsy Rhame-Minor
Nonprofit Media Solutions
PO Box 36
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Specialties: Grant Research and Writing

Melissa Reams, MPH, CHES
Upstream Consulting
10701 Abercorn Street #61671
Savannah, GA 31420
Specialties: Health/Healthcare Grants, Program Development and Evaluation, Grantee reporting

Shavonn Richardson, MBA
Think and Ink Grant Consulting
2400 Old Milton Parkway, Suite 182
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Specialties: Program Design, Grant Research, and Grant Writing for programs supporting; women, children, health, and education (K-12 and Higher Education)

Resurgens Impact Consulting
Betty Barnard, MNPO, GPC
Based in Atlanta
Specialties: Health and human services issues: federal, state, foundation, and corporate grants

Windfield Timmons LLC

Grant Development and Reporting Experts!
Grant Professional Certified (GPC)
Specialties: Federal grant writing, grant reporting, grant development, and grant workshops/staff coaching.

Feel free to contact GGPA with your feedback about the consultants listed here.