Our Team

Jennifer Dunlap is DRi’s co-founder and President & Chief Executive Officer. After spending decades as a senior executive in premier non-profit organizations, Jennifer was convinced that the......

Nancy K. Racette, CFRE

Principal and Chief Operating Officer

Nancy Racette is the co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of DRi. Driven by the belief that every person can have a fundamental impact on the world, Nancy spent decades designing innovative......

Gary Steiner

Managing Director, DRi Midwest

Gary Steiner is the Managing Director of DRi’s Omaha, Nebraska office. Gary brings 25 years of non-profit management and fundraising experience to DRi clients. He specializes in working with......

Amy Farrier

Managing Director, DRi West Coast

Amy Farrier is the Managing Director of DRi’s West Coast office. A proven fundraiser with 25 years of experience, Amy is also a former executive search client of DRi’s. She brings her expertise......

Chuck Crowe

Managing Director, DRi Mountain West

For Chuck Crowe, raising funds is about raising impact. He brings this philosophy to DRi as the Managing Director of our Denver, Colorado office. As a former fundraising consulting client of DRi,......

Chris Paladino

Senior Consultant

A native of New York City, Chris Paladino spent the first 12 years of his career with the American Red Cross. His work took him across the country and around the world as a fundraiser and......

Cindy O’Kane

Executive Coach

Cindy O'Kane is a leadership coach and business consultant specializing in the non-profit arena and the Director of Evolver executive leadership coaching. DRi partners with Cindy and Evolver to......

Pam Larmee

Senior Consultant

Pam Larmee is a Senior Consultant at DRi. An award-winning fundraiser with more than two decades of experience, Pam offers DRi’s development clients strategic counsel and support for all aspects of......

Irv Katz

Strategic Consultant

Irv Katz has appeared regularly on The NonProfit Times’ Power & Influence Top 50 for his leadership in the non-profit sector. Drawing on his advanced training at premier universities as well as......

Jennifer Archer

Senior Consultant

Jenny Archer brings three decades of experience to DRi’s development clients and provides them with experienced counsel and support for all aspects of their fundraising programs. Jenny's consulting......

Kim Roszel

Executive Search Consultant

After working in communications and marketing for multiple non-profits, Kim Roszel joined DRi with an energetic commitment to work on behalf of the full non-profit sector. Kim began at DRi by......

Ann Watters

Development Associate

Ann Watters joined DRi in as an Executive Assistant to President and CEO Jennifer Dunlap. In addition to managing Jennifer's schedule, Ann played a key role in conducting research to support......

Dana Carluccio

Communications Associate

Dana Carluccio joined DRi in 2015 as the company’s first dedicated communications specialist, bringing significant expertise in communications and marketing to DRi and to our non-profit......

Jessica Shatzel

Executive Search Associate

The most recent addition to DRi’s executive search team, Jess Shatzel is a natural fit for the country’s leading executive search firm for development staff. Jess began a career in non-profit......

Chelsea Schuster

Candidate Stewardship Associate

Chelsea Schuster plays a special role in DRi’s executive search practice. Unlike most search firms, DRi employs a dedicated Candidate Stewardship Associate to manage the end-to-end candidate......

Pat Ouellette

Executive Search Associate

Pat Ouellette joined DRi as an interim Executive Assistant to CEO Jennifer Dunlap. He quickly became an integral member of our firm and moved within several months to a permanent position on our......

Benjamin Goldman

Manager, DRi Northeast

Benny Goldman is the Manager of DRi's New England region. Based in his home town of Boston, Benny works closely with our many clients who are headquartered in New England or who are building......

Margaux Garcia

Executive Assistant to the COO

Margaux Garcia is the Executive Assistant to DRi’s Chief Operating Officer, Nancy Racette. In this role, Margaux not only manages Nancy’s consulting schedule but also assists broadly in the......

Kari Borse

Executive Assistant to the CEO

Kari Borse is the Executive Assistant to DRi’s President and CEO Jennifer Dunlap. In this critical role, Kari manages logistics for all of Jennifer’s executive search and development consulting......

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