Meet our fundraising experts

RKD’s team integrates diverse skill sets and expertise to fuel our clients’ fundraising missions. Strategy, creative and analytics are just some of the areas where our team thrives.

Leaders in Fundraising and Marketing

Meet some of the RKD team that serves our national and international clients.

Tim Kersten

Tim Kersten

Chief Executive Officer
David Mellinger

David Mellinger

Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer
Max Bunch

Max Bunch

Executive Vice President
Amanda Wasson

Amanda Wasson

EVP, Strategic Planning and Integration
Duke Smith

Duke Smith

Senior Vice President, Client Services
Chris Thomas

Chris Thomas

Vice President, Client Services
Katy Smith

Katy Smith

Vice President of Operations

Are you ready for your
breakthrough?

RKD Group raises millions annually for more than 250 nonprofit organizations, including hunger-relief, animal welfare, hospitals, social service, health, disease research, and faith-based charities.

RKD Group’s data-driven, technology-enabled, multichannel approach accelerates net revenue growth, builds long-term donor relationships, and drives online and offline engagements and donations.

Let’s get started on your fundraising and marketing breakthrough.