April joined the VGA team in 2021 after a two year hiatus. Previously April was a VGA employee from 2014-2019.
With a background in nonprofit fund development, April works with VGA clients to help create a fund development plan, donor communications strategy, and grant writing services.
Prior to joining VGA, April worked with a variety of local and national nonprofits, including Boys & Girls Clubs of America, the Greater Omaha Chamber of Commerce, and the Joslyn Art Museum.
April earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Nebraska Omaha and is one of seven grant writers in the State of Nebraska who have earned Grant Professional Certification (GPC).
FUN FACTS ABOUT APRIL
With VGA Since: March 2014 or May 2021, whatever
What titles would your coworkers give you? Budget Magician. Writing Guru. Adventure Seeker.
Three words that describe you: Analytical. Focused. Positive
What are the coolest or most important trends you see today? Renewed focus on improving opportunities for those dealing with long-term, generational systemic oppression
Favorite Quote: “I wasn’t listening, but I strongly disagree.” – April Ludgate, Parks & Rec
Favorite Happy Hour Drink: sparkling wine