Meet the Blakely Team

We are talented, passionate people with years of experience in fundraising and marketing.
Let us be an extension of your team.

Team Members

Leadership

Kesheyl van Schilt

Kesheyl van Schilt

President & CEO

Kimberley Blease

Kimberley Blease

EVP, Client Relationships

Jeff Eland

Jeff Eland

VP, Insights

Amy Pawluk

Amy Pawluk

EVP, New Business Development

Sara Campbell Mates

Sara Campbell Mates

VP, Client Relationships

Agostino Guastella

Agostino Guastella

Creative Director

Winston van Schilt

Winston van Schilt

Chief Financial Officer

Brenda Thomas

Brenda Thomas

Director, Operations

Tracy Deans

Tracy Deans

Manager, People Operations & Fundraising Strategist

Oliver Hibbs

Oliver Hibbs

Director, Digital & Strategy Integration

Fundraising Strategists

Liz Dodge

Liz Dodge

Fundraising Strategist

Maeve Strathy

Maeve Strathy

Fundraising Strategist

Laura Champion

Laura Champion

Fundraising Strategist

Stephanie Highfield

Stephanie Highfield

Fundraising Strategist

Elaine Wong

Elaine Wong

Fundraising Strategist

Kelly Lachance

Kelly Lachance

Fundraising Strategist

Client Relationships

Lisa Danziger

Lisa Danziger

Account Manager

Sarah Boken

Sarah Boken

Project Manager

Candice Daisley

Candice Daisley

Account Manager

Gizelle Suelo

Gizelle Suelo

Project Manager

Danielle Boyle

Danielle Boyle

Account Manager

Carolyn Miller

Carolyn Miller

Project Manager

Tanya Bordun

Tanya Bordun

Project Manager

Marie Whalen

Marie Whalen

Project Manager

Jennifer Beaton

Jennifer Beaton

Print Production Team Lead

Shirley Archibald

Shirley Archibald

Production Specialist

Asra Tunio

Asra Tunio

Production Specialist

Alex Wilson

Alex Wilson

Production Specialist

Amanda Zummach

Amanda Zummach

Digital Production Specialist

Mackenzie Grayson

Mackenzie Grayson

Marketing Associate

Courtney Challis

Courtney Challis

Client Relationships Associate

Creative

Melanie Cote

Melanie Cote

Associate Creative Director

Nicole Kallmeyer

Nicole Kallmeyer

Copywriter

Devon Mayor

Devon Mayor

Junior Copywriter

Lisa Smit

Lisa Smit

Art Director

Lindsay Randall

Lindsay Randall

Art Director

Shannon Parker

Shannon Parker

Art Director

Leann Lennox

Leann Lennox

Head of Design & Production

Jenn Brown

Jenn Brown

Production Artist

Farida Mashanlo

Farida Mashanlo

Production Artist

Insights

Allison Hill

Allison Hill

Analyst

Daniel Mullin

Daniel Mullin

Data Execution Team Lead

Judith Elardo

Judith Elardo

Database Programmer

Varala Venugopal

Varala Venugopal

Database Programmer

Andrei Bogolea

Andrei Bogolea

Database Programmer

Operations

Anne Parkinson

Anne Parkinson

Finance Manager

Dyan Oliver

Dyan Oliver

Office Manager

Jon Hillen

Jon Hillen

Specialist, Operations & Systems