Nonprofit Communications, Outreach and Programming Consultant
- Greater Atlanta Area
- Civic & Social Organization
Michael Mumper's Overview
- Communications, Consultancy & Outreach at The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta
- Project Consultant at AVPRIDE, Inc.
- Director at ATL Crossroads, LLC
Michael Mumper's Summary
o Marketing and Community Outreach.
o Strategic Communications and Partnership Development..
o Programming and Fundraising Consulting.
Use my deep-seated “connecting” energy, strategic communication skills and broad business and nonprofit leadership experience to develop stronger organizations, communities and brands.
Michael Mumper's Experience
Communications, Consultancy & Outreach
Nonprofit; 11-50 employees; Philanthropy industry
June 2012 – Present (2 years 4 months) Atlanta, GA
o Create and execute STRATEGIC COMMUNICATION across website, email and social media platforms, for the Neighborhood Summit Atlanta, for the Neighborhood Nexus regional information system, and for One Region Atlanta.
o Provide TECHNICAL SUPPORT to community leaders, implementing asset-based capacity-building strategies and activities to strengthen community initiatives.
o Execute multi-county COMMUNITY OUTREACH to build partnership possibilities with community leaders, and drive attendance to the annual Neighborhood Summit Atlanta.
December 2012 – Present (1 year 10 months) Fayetteville, GA
o Co-create and implement the strategic prevention framework of a multi-year, county-wide initiative to raise awareness on underage drinking prevention.
o Co-develop and lead AVPRIDE’s youth development programming related to underage drinking prevention.
o Lead AVPRIDE’s social media, email and texting communications efforts.
ATL Crossroads, LLC
February 2012 – Present (2 years 8 months) Greater Atlanta Area
Communications Consulting across all digital platforms - social media, website, newsletter and texting; Marketing Collateral and Services; Event Promotion, AND a website where discussions take place about matters of regional and state importance to Metro Atlanta and Georgia: educational, nonpartisan, solution-oriented.
Sevananda Natural Foods Market
June 2007 – December 2012 (5 years 7 months)
Managed editorial policy and monthly themes; nurtured current and prospective contributors; gathered and scheduled content; supervised proofreaders, photographers and layout editor. Sold and managed advertising content, billing and receivables.
Communications Consultant & Marketing Director
Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Professional Training & Coaching industry
November 2010 – August 2012 (1 year 10 months) Greater Atlanta Area
o Provided strategic communications consulting, including audience analysis, hub-and-spoke model, web, blog, social media and SEO.
o Created/executed a marketing strategy to identify nonprofits; gathered mission, contact & social media data for each; and connected!
o Developed partnerships with nonprofit organizations, toward collaboration and/or a client relationship with NonProfit, M.D.
Program & Outreach Coordinator
Nonprofit; 1-10 employees; Civic & Social Organization industry
May 2011 – October 2011 (6 months) Greater Atlanta Area
o Led outreach efforts to cultivate relationships with key community leaders across the 10-county Atlanta region, including nonprofit, business, neighborhood and government leaders.
o Led and collaborated in organizational marketing efforts: web, video, e-blasts, community event participation & social media.
o Strategically expanded social media presence: Twitter & Facebook.
o Collaborated with partner organizations in programming, co-marketing and outreach.
Nonprofit Program Coordinator
Sevananda Natural Foods Market
March 2008 – February 2011 (3 years)
Managing Sevananda's support of nonprofits. We've been in it for 14 years with our "Be The Change" program - supporting 12 locally-based, smaller, 501c3's each year, providing financial contributions, professionally-facilitate nonprofit training, and exposure to our shopper base.
Executive Director, Founder
Creating Vibrant Communities
January 2005 – January 2010 (5 years 1 month)
Founder and Executive Director of this community development nonprofit based in West End, Atlanta. Inspired by Asset-Based Community Development principles in “Building Communities From the Inside Out”; (Kretzmann, McKnight). 1st program, community news: “Our West End Newsletter”; 2nd program, urban farming: “CVC Urban Farms”.
Our West End Newsletter
September 2005 – July 2008 (2 years 11 months)
Founded this volunteer-driven community newspaper in Atlanta's West End. Served as Publisher, Editor, and Distribution Coordinator. Funded by $40,000 in ad sales to local businesses, Community Foundation grants and local fundraising events. Stories written exclusively by and about local people and businesses.
Public Company; 5001-10,000 employees; TWX; Broadcast Media industry
1999 – 2005 (6 years)
I.T. Project Manager emphasizing “keeping people engaged and empowered” during software implementations, including a $2 million automated timesheet system with 9000 users. Maintained client focus by:
o Managing customer expectations and feedback
o Facilitating Advisory Councils, and Customer “Road Shows”
o Representing users in technical and executive discussions
Director, Sales Information
Privately Held; 1001-5000 employees; Publishing industry
May 1993 – December 1998 (5 years 8 months)
Led a team designing a Point-of-Sale system to enable comprehensive analyses of retail sales/inventory data. Earlier:
o Managed $1 million budget and two analysts.
o Led design of a $250k client/server system that lowered sales data gathering costs 75%, and increased printing efficiency 11%.
Public Company; 1001-5000 employees; Publishing industry
January 1989 – February 1993 (4 years 2 months)
Successive Business Manager positions in Financial Reporting, Inventory Management and Strategic Planning.
o Managed staff of four and $400k budget.
o Coordinated warehouse replenishment, distribution and scrapping.
o Lowered average inventory supply from 12.1 to 10.3 months.
Michael Mumper's Volunteer Experience & Causes
January 2013 – present (1 year 9 months)
- Social Services
FACTOR collaborative is a 501 (C) (3) non profit organization comprised of community leaders that include families, local business and civic leaders, faith-based and school-based organizations, and public/private human services providers. FACTOR collaborative membership coordinates a planning process that identifies community needs and resources, sets goals and priorities, evaluates strategies and practices, and measures and reports quality of life improvements for Fayette County.
Advisory Board Member
United Way Fayette County Advisory Board
January 2013 – present (1 year 9 months)
- Social Services
The mission of the United Way Fayette County Advisory Board is to engage all segments of our community to drive sustainable change in education, income, health and homelessness, while continuing to address urgent and basic human care.
North Fayette Community AssociationAugust 2012 – present (2 years 2 months)
Lead communications for this neighborhood association representing 23 subdivisions and 7500 neighbors in North Fayette County, Georgia. See Facebook/North Fayette Community Association: https://www.facebook.com/pages/North-Fayette-Community-Association-Inc/298311960286062?ref=hl
Kenwood Park Recreation AssociationMay 2011 – May 2013 (2 years 1 month)
Served as volunteer Secretary for this nonprofit community organization which raises awareness and develops community-driven plans for this county park.
Michael Mumper's Skills & Expertise
- Strategic Community Engagement
- Building Relationships
- Strategic Communications
- Interpersonal Communication Abilities
- Analytical Skills
- Social Media
- Civic Engagement
- Community Outreach
- Metrics Reporting
- Social Media Consulting
- Branding & Identity
- Community Engagement
- Strategic Planning
- Community Development
- Marketing Communications
- Event Planning
- Social Media Marketing
- Email Marketing
- Marketing Strategy
- Brand Development
- Capacity Building
- Media Relations
- Public Relations
- Volunteer Management
- Board Development
- Grant Writing
- Social Media Strategist
Michael Mumper's Education
Michael Mumper's Additional Information
Strategic marketing & communications; Policy & citizen engagement; Organizational, Community and Brand development; Nonprofit support & capacity building; Asset-based community development; and the Atlanta Braves!
- Groups and Associations:
Fayette FACTOR Family Connections Partnership, Atlanta West End Rotary (Past President), Kenwood Park Recreation Association (Fayette County), North Fayette Community Association (Fayette County)
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