Bill Scott, CAE is pleased to join the Council for Resource Development (CRD) as the organization's next Executive Director/CEO. He is a results oriented senior association executive with demonstrated success in governance, innovation, and excellence in member service.
Prior to joining SCIP, he was Vice President of Management Solutions Plus (MSP), an association management company, where he helped guide the company as a member of the Senior Management Team and served MSP client associations as an Executive Director. Before his tenure at MSP, Bill held senior management positions within a number of professional and trade associations based in the DC area including the National Contract Management Association, the Society for Marketing Professional Services and The Obesity Society. Throughout his career, he has guided Boards of Directors, built educational and certification programs, increased membership, managed conferences and improved operational efficiencies.
In addition to serving as an association executive, Bill enjoys active participation in the association community as a whole through volunteer leadership positions in the Finance and Administration Roundtable (FAR) as well as the American Society for Association Executives (ASAE), serving on numerous committees and councils. Bill is a proud graduate of Virginia Tech and holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Finance with a minor in Economics.
Stephanie is responsible for marketing of programs, programming of webinars, working with partners and companies for sponsorships for all of CRD's programs. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hampton University and a Masters in Tourism Administration from George Washington University. Prior to coming on board to CRD, she was the Director of Alumni Relations for the Community College of Baltimore County in Baltimore, Maryland where she successfully combined three alumni associations and established database of 42,000+ addressable alumni. Previously, she was assistant director of Alumni Affairs at Hampton University, a private HBCU where she was involved with alumni and annual giving programs. She has 15 years of advancement experience.
Yvonne Inniss comes to CRD with over 30 years experience in association membership management and services. She has overseen database conversions, significantly increased membership recruitment and retention at several associations, conducted membership satisfaction surveys, and developed and managed membership marketing campaigns. In addition to her myriad office technical skills, Yvonne is a superlative cook and has two published cookbooks to her name. Yvonne has a BA in Business Administration from the University of London and graduate credits from the USDA Graduate School, Washington, DC.
Sarah Platt Stockton, Program Manager
Sarah is no stranger to CRD. From 2003 - 2008, Sarah served in various roles at CRD including membership services, marketing and development. She rejoins us as program manager and will assist CRD program volunteers in implementing workshop and conference programming. Sarah has a BA in International Affairs from the University of Colorado.
Ellen Pinzur, Administrative Assistant
With over 30 years of experience, Ellen brings a wealth of organizational skills to CRD's national office. Ellen comes to us with a BA in Sociology and MA in American Civilization from University of Massachusetts Boston.
Our staff believe in connecting people, resources and opportunities. CRD helps us drive these actions by providing tools and training so we can educate our board and volunteers, strengthen our skills and knowledge base, and find support and mentoring from our peers throughout the country. We're steeped in the culture to thank our donors, and now is a chance to turn around and thank CRD and all its members for helping us be successful in building a strong and committed group of donors and volunteers. Thanks CRD!"
Josh Gerstman, Development Director
Green River Community College, WA