Christie is a Registered Social Worker who has five years of experience working in a variety of Community Development, Community Economic Development, and service provision programs in Calgary and Edmonton. As a recent transplant to Edmonton, Christie has focused on supporting senior serving resources in the city.
Christie has facilitated participatory Program and Impact Evaluations using a breadth of tools, including Theory of Change, Outcome Harvesting, and Program Logic Models in service of data collection and analysis, and external and internal reporting. Her experience and desire to keep learning fuel her commitment to discover new realms to apply her skills. She is energized by the individual and social transformations that can emerge through participatory community development approaches and is excited to facilitate these processes with groups and organizations.Contact Us Back to team
Erin has worked across a variety of organizations and issue areas within Calgary’s nonprofit sector over the past 12 years in community development, project management, administrative, volunteer coordination, event planning, field supervision, website coordination, evaluation, and research roles. She joined KRD Consulting Group in March 2016 as a lead consultant for the NCN Canada program.
Erin holds a BA in Sociology and an MSW in Community Development, and is a Registered Social Worker. She has also worked with the CommunityWise Resource Centre, a multi-sector nonprofit centre, in a co-management role since 2013. Erin has supported multiple complex collaboratives, including The Way In Network and the Elder Broker Program, and has facilitated deeper engagement contexts in both in-person and online communities of practice. Erin is passionate about participatory processes, organizational equity, capacity-building, and reflective practice.Contact Us Back to team
As a Social Development professional with over 10 years of program management, organizational development, and research experience at the community, national and international levels in non-profit and public sectors, Zulfira has a track record of successful program design and implementation, managing organizational monitoring and evaluation systems, and providing valuable evidence-based information on community development issues to multiple stakeholders motivating them for collaboration and advocating for policy changes.
Zulfira holds an honours Masters in Social Work and an honours Masters in Public Administration from Boise State University. In service to local and international communities, she strives to emphasize public participation, empowerment and voice amplification.Contact Us Back to team
As a founder of KRD, Roman has provided collective efficacy supports to clients in the non-profit, public and private sectors for over 10 years. Prior to consulting, Roman held leadership and senior leadership positions in IT, education, human services and community development sectors in the United States and Canada. He earned a summa cum laude degree in Philosophy in his 20s and an MBA in Community Economic Development in his 30s. He is fascinated by the richness of what we humans get up to, and loves consulting work for the opportunity it affords him to put his skills in service of a diversity of missions and ideas.
Roman is a student of Servant Leadership, Dialogic Organizational Development, and Learning-focused Evaluation. His commitment is to using collective learning to achieve transformation through every project.
Gui is a marketing student from São Paulo, Brazil, with extensive experience in the areas of project and process management and business intelligence. His adaptability allowed him to thrive in diverse experiences with companies from various fields, such as banking, electronics, and fashion industries.
He has a Bachelor’s Degree in business administration with specializations in project and process management and splits his time between Victoria, BC and Calgary.Contact Us Back to team
Scott is currently a student, completing his Bachelor's in Education. This shift from his original career path in Marketing, for which he holds a degree, came from Scott's passion and desire to help the community. He is driven by the prospect of a better collective future, and is thrilled to be working for an organization that is aligned with these values.
Scott's volunteer and community involvement has touched a variety of organizations. From medical support to environmental impact change, and community events to the educational sector; Scott is always looking for ways to contribute to the community around him.
Rupert is a student from the Philippines. He loves designing and developing web applications and plans to pursue a Computer Science/Software Engineering degree in 2019.
When he was in high school, he planned and lead projects that enabled communities to solve problems regarding Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, Food Waste, and Education.
Apart from Rupert's passion for web development and sustainable project development, he enjoys taking pictures and creating short films.
Michelle is a non-profit consultant specializing in market research, brand development, and marketing and fundraising strategy. She has worked with a diverse range of organizations in Ontario, Alberta, Florida and New York, focusing in areas of poverty, health, disability, and animal welfare.
Prior to working as an independent consultant, Michelle served as Manager of Marketing, Communications and Development with Women In Need Society. She also helped develop the world’s largest epilepsy awareness initiative (Purple Day), managing the creation, design and dissemination of marketing communications reaching more than 13 million people in over 120 countries worldwide. Michelle holds an MA in journalism from Western University and is passionate about equipping organizations with the data and strategy required to build better programs and better outcomes.Contact Us Back to team
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