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Nancy is a nonprofit consultant specializing in fundraising, grant writing, marketing, event planning, and management. A nonprofit professional with over 15 years of experience, Nancy was the Executive Director of Child Advocates – Denver CASA. In addition to overseeing the administration and operations of the organization, Nancy utilized her background in fundraising and volunteer management to increase revenue, volunteer recruitment and retention to achieve the organization’s mission to provide a CASA for every child in need in Denver. In 2014, Nancy took a giant step out of her comfort zone by buying an existing coffee shop, Drip Denver, and embarking on the new and challenging adventure of small business ownership.
In 2018, she sold the business, left her role at Denver CASA, and began working remotely as a contractor in order to travel. As “Working Tourists,” Nancy and her husband split their time between Colorado and Spain.
Nancy is a graduate of Metropolitan State College with a degree in Organizational Communications. She began her career in the hospitality industry, working in sales and
conference services. Moving into the not-for-profit sector in 2001, Nancy planned conferences and events for the American Water Works Association, where she was
introduced to the international water and sanitation organization Water For People. In 2004 she joined their fundraising staff, eventually leading the Development team. Nancy also worked for the March of Dimes as the Denver Division Director, was the VP of Community Relations for CU Cancer Center Fund and the Director of Development of
Susan G. Komen Colorado.
Nancy has served on several professional and charitable Boards, including the Colorado Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals, where she served as chair of the mentoring committee. She has volunteered for a variety of organizations, including Denver Urban Scholars, Denver CASA, Susan G. Komen Colorado, Denver East High School, and the Golden Triangle Merchants Committee.
Sheena Davis, is a NYC Credentialed Veterinary Nurse, Certified Veterinary Cannabis Counselor and Veterinary Technician Specialist in Dentistry. She currently works for Abingdon Square Veterinary Clinic in the West Village. She started a Feline centered Cannabis Consulting business on December 15th, 2020 (Bigapple LVT Consulting). Her passions are Anesthesia, Pain management, Integrative medicine, Feline medicine and Dentistry. She lives with her husband and two cats Daniel & Dobby.
Clara is a CVT with a passion for pain management and behavior, currently practicing at an emergency and specialty hospital in New Hampshire.
She is also currently a student at Unity College, studying for a degree in Animal Health and Behavior. She shares her home in Portland Maine with her very supportive husband, two large dogs, and a green cheeked conure. Her goal is to share her passion for pain and anxiety management through cannabis with veterinarians and other technicians.
Kelly Preston is an expert digital marketing professional with over twenty-five years of experience in Search Engine Optimization (SEO), Google Ads, Google Analytics, Social Media Marketing, Email Marketing, and UX/UI.
She is a presenter at digital marketing conferences sharing best practices for businesses and nonprofits.
Additionally, she is a certified Veterinary Cannabis Guide and founder of Farley’s Green Paw Consulting. Her mission is to help educate both pet parents and veterinarians, bridging the gap between both parties, with the goal providing alternate plant-based therapy options.