Volunteer Profiles

ESC volunteer members are experienced professionals who redirect their expertise and skill to helping nonprofits and public agencies in need. Each consultant team is tailored to the needs of the client, combining specific skills, knowledge and a deep understanding of the nonprofit sector to help the organization adapt, survive and thrive.

Meet a few of the more than 300 ESC consultants and coaches:

From the Corporate Sector

Robert Dwyer ESC Volunteer
Joined ESC:
03/23/2011

Prior to joining ESC, Bob held the position of Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications at Fleishman and Hillard.

Michael Snipes ESC Volunteer attends meeting
Joined ESC:
03/18/2008

Mike joined the ESC consulting team in 2008 after retiring as a Vice President for Compensation from Allstate Insurance Co. where he had worked since 1966.

From the Nonprofit and Government Sectors

Gordon Bieberle ESC Volunteer
Joined ESC:
03/06/2007

Prior to joining ESC, Gordon served as Director of Creative and Printing Services and Intranet Webmaster at Columbia College Chicago.

Carolyn Rusnak
Joined ESC:
03/31/2005

Prior to joining ESC, Carolyn served as Director of Endowment Development with the Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago specializing in planned giving, board development and individual charita

Aparna Sen Yeldandi ESC Volunteer
Joined ESC:
07/15/2008

Aparna has worked in private and non-profit sectors for over two decades embracing an array of services such as teaching, information technology, strategic planning and administration.

From Small Business and Entrepreneurship

Lawrence Hedblom ESC Volunteer
Joined ESC:
12/01/2009

Lawrence Hedblom is Managing Director of Springboard Unlimited and Hedblom Media Tracking and a certified executive and life coach.

Marcia Lazar ESC Volunteer
Joined ESC:
12/02/2008

Marcia Lazar is President of Asset Recoveries International, an international search firm.