Meet the Team

Passionate geeks. With purpose.

We came from the nonprofit community – personally, professionally, and sometimes both. We bring passion and purpose [and a whole lot of fun] into the work we do for you. We’re here to help you do more with less. To innovate. To bring efficiency. To allow you to accomplish your mission through technology.

 

Leadership

Kell Sandra Jensen
Teddy Roosevelt said it best in saying, "Nobody cares how much you know, until they know how much you care."
Sandra Jensen
Founder and President

Sandra is our fearless leader, whose vision and strategy keep us ahead of the pack. And we can proudly call her an award winner too...She was recently honored with a Silver Stevie at the 2012 Stevie Awards for Women in Business in the "Female Entrepreneur of the Year" category.

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Kell Thompkins Spann
Fun Fact:
I've got two kids in elementary school. My hobbies are on hiatus.
Tompkins Spann
Vice President of Business Development

Tompkins is a nonprofit vet, with a journey that went from the Peace Corps in West Africa to starting a nonprofit and working for GetActive and Convio. At KELL he’s our go-to guy, leading sales and business development and is known for rolling up his sleeves to help solve complex client problems.

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KELL Emily Sorensen
Fun Fact:
I was the bassist in a very short lived punk band named “Pancho and the Pink Flamingos.”
Emily Sorensen
Director of Services

Emily believes that when processes are perfected, quality increases, timelines stick, and both clients and employees can find more joy in what they do. She comes to KELL from the CRM and marketing technology space, with a proven track record of improved KPI’s, engaged teams, and happy clients.

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Kell Jen Cole
Fun Fact:
I was born in the car on the way to the hospital.
Jen Cole
Director of Business Development

Before KELL, Jen led the sales team at iATS Payments, a leading provider of payment processing and online donation tools for nonprofits. She’s led Salesforce implementations and has experience leading product development. Jen works with some of our largest clients to help them find solutions to their needs.

  
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Consultants

Kell Amanda Ogden
Fun Fact:
Most weekends you’ll find me singing, performing and bringing light to other people’s nights here in Austin and surrounding areas.
Amanda
Support Manager

Amanda is a multi-talented juggler, capable of resolving client questions and solving data challenges without even breaking a sweat. With the knowledge from her MIS and MBA degrees and experience with nonprofits large and small, Amanda helps nonprofit clients develop scalable, efficient solutions for their CRM needs.

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Anne
Fun Fact:
I've actually completed every level of Super Mario Bros 2.
Anne
Salesforce Consultant

I love how nonprofits manage to get so much done with so little. While some are well-funded, most are operating on a shoestring. In many cases it's a small number of people that are getting so much done just because they believe in the organization and its mission. I love helping these organizations!

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Deirdre
Fun Fact:
I’m a total tea addict. There are 20 different kinds in my kitchen on any given day!
Deirdre
Project Manager

Deirdre believes in harnessing the power of Salesforce to help busy organizations achieve big goals. Prior to KELL, she worked for a patient advocacy organization where she used Salesforce to help increase productivity and improve business processes. She helps clients change the world by giving them the tools they need to create plans, implement programs, and measure successes.

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Kell Julie Loyd
Fun Fact:
If there’s a karaoke machine around, this “JLo” is not afraid to bust a move to some Salt ‘n Pepa “Shoop.”
Julie
Solution Architect - Data Management

Julie never met a data map she couldn’t tame. She's worked with every flavor of Salesforce for nonprofits. Prior to KELL, Julie successfully managed a family services agency’s transition to Salesforce and implemented a complex case management solution. At KELL, she uses her skills and love of data to help other nonprofits leverage Salesforce.

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Fun Fact:
My four little kids forever keep me smiling and laughing.
Jitschak
Senior Project Manager

Jitschak believes in great service, particularly in facilitating the invaluable work of nonprofits. He developed his penchant for effectiveness while in business school and at Sungard, and his passion for duty while a Teach For America Corps Member and Technology Director.

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Martin Bourqui
Fun Fact:
I love long road trips, geeking out about economics, playing the guitar, and learning new languages.
Martin
Project Manager

Prior to joining KELL, Martin worked in the nonprofit and for profit sectors advocating for socially and environmentally responsible investment as a vehicle for social change. At KELL, he's happy to be helping mission driven nonprofit organization clients scale their efforts and gain deeper insights about how to achieve their missions.

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Fun Fact:
I met my husband at the same place my parents met. And married on the same day dad proposed to mom, 31 years later. Awww
Megan
Project Manager

Megan loves the nonprofit world. She has over 15 years of experience working with a variety of NPO’s and a master’s degree in nonprofit management. Prior to joining KELL, she helped begin an international disaster relief and community development organization. At KELL she helps nonprofits utilize Salesforce to maximize efficiency so they can spend more time focusing on their missions and helping more people.

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Rozalind Lopez
Fun Fact:
I love dancing. Swing, salsa or two-step - any time there is music playing I want to be out on the dance floor!
Rosalind
Solution Architect

Rosalind dreams of sleek, simple business processes and clean, actionable data. Her background in economics has given her an enduring love of charts, graphs and data analysis. Prior to joining KELL, she worked at a nonprofit focused on international affairs where she managed not one, but two Salesforce migration projects. At KELL, she helps clients get the most they can out of Salesforce.

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Fun Fact: When I was a child, I was shocked twice. I put a bobby pin in an electrical socket and ran into an electrical dog fence at forehead height.
Nicole L.
Project Manager

Nicole is a creative problem solver who loves finding a great solution to a challenge and creating tools to get the job done. Before KELL, she worked at a non-profit university implementing Salesforce platform products, and was known for her innovative ideas and excellent customer service. She believes in streamlining business processes and using technology to make people’s jobs easier.

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Fun Fact:As a child, I got to hang out with Mr. T at my grandmother’s house and have polaroid photos taken of me sitting on his shoulders saying, “I pity the fool.”
Tim
Sr. Project Manager

Tim is passionate about fostering social good through technology. He joins KELL with than 10+ years of nonprofit business and project management experience and a Master’s degree in nonprofit management. An active member of the Salesforce user community since 2008, Tim derives great satisfaction in transferring his practical and technical Salesforce knowledge to help nonprofits be strategic users of technology.

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Heather
Fun Fact:
I love gardening and grow my own vegetables from seed each summer.
Heather
Project Manager

Heather's mission is to empower nonprofit organizations with innovative technology and strategic information solutions. She comes to KELL with 20+ years of IT experience, most recently in Higher Education Advancement. At KELL, Heather enjoys leveraging her project management and data skills, and helping clients find the right solution for their unique organization.

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Technical

Tomas Rudolf
Fun Fact:
Where's my passport? I've visited 24 different countries.
Tomas Rudolf
Director of Technical Operations

Tomas is passionate about data, business intelligence and systems integration. At KELL, he leads our team of developers and data migration specialists to ensure that our client data is migrated in the best way possible.

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Bobby
Fun Fact:
Sports fanatic. I love everything from soccer to billiards to ice hockey.
Bobby
APEX Developer

Bobby enjoys designing technical solutions for all kinds of Salesforce projects – especially KELL SmartPacks. With his background in system programming and software architecture, he is able to help our clients find solutions to even the most complex challenges.

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Kell Simon Jensen
Simon
Sr. Developer

Simon has built and developed websites and web-based software for nearly 15 years using many languages, frameworks and technology systems. Most recently, his work has focused on user experience, mobile web and data architecture. Whether creating custom website applications or code-based solutions for complex APEX triggers, Simon is a true web ninja.

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Sales and Administration

Kell Cassandra Grissom
Fun Fact:
I volunteer every year for the Salvation Army Angel Tree Program to distribute gifts.
Cassandra
Sr. Account Executive

Cassandra loves all things Salesforce. Before she joined KELL she spent 7 years working with nonprofit organizations to help them increase their fundraising efforts through successful online fundraising and data management. At KELL, she helps prospective clients find the right donor management solutions.

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Fun Fact:
I once lived in Kenya, East Africa and was fluent in Swahili. Unatoka wapi?
Shannon
Sr. Account Executive

Originally from Vermont, Shannon ventured from Austin to Santa Cruz, only to reconnect with KELL in Austin! With an extensive background in client relationship management, Shannon truly understands the value of Salesforce and is passionate about helping nonprofits further their success with technology.

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Sara Abernethy
Fun Fact:
When I’m not helping nonprofits save the world, I am a professional singer and am most likely in rehearsal!
Sara
Account Executive

Sara joined KELL with the perspective of a Development Officer, and has a key perspective into what today’s nonprofit team needs from their technology systems to be able to raise money, solve problems, and report back to those glorious funders. She is passionate about how the Salesforce platform allows organizations to evolve and grow.

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Erika McNichol
Fun Fact:
Erika loves street photography and lemon desserts.
Erika
Account Executive

Consulting with nonprofits for over 15 years with roles at Convio, Blackbaud and Abila, Erika’s first foray into Salesforce was leading the migration from Common Ground Enterprise to Luminate CRM in 2011. She's been a strong believer in Salesforce ever since, and is keen on helping her clients solve big problems with the right solution set.

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Stephanie Roberts
Fun Fact:
Chew Quietly! My biggest pet peeve is when people smack their food while eating.
Stephanie
Office Manager

For more than four years, Stephanie has volunteered for nonprofit organizations including Relay for Life and the Oklahoma Regional Food Bank. As KELL Partners’ office manager, she helps the entire team with day-to-day operations. Before joining KELL Partners, Stephanie served as a pre-school teacher.

  
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Marc Jensen
Fun Fact:
I am Danish and I like pastries, but not when they are labeled as Danishes.
Marc
Office Systems Manager

As KELL's Office Systems Manager, Marc leads our day-to-day IT and infrastructure efforts. With nearly 20 years of experience as a network engineer, Marc’s specialties include technical sales support, network analysis and troubleshooting as well as network topology and protocols.

  
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