About Us

Whether you’re looking to engage your board, plan for fundraising success, engage in a strategic planning process, communicate more consistently with your donors or develop (or recruit) your leadership, Bullock Consulting has what you need. On this page you can meet the team that makes it all happen!

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Your Team:

Kirsten Bullock, President

011812_Kirsten061_smKirsten Bullock, CFRE, MBA is an author, speaker and fundraising consultant who works with entrepreneurial nonprofit leaders to help them involve more people in their organizations and raise the money they need. She earned her designation as a Certified Fund Raising Executive in 2002 and is also a certified DISCflex coach. Since 1995, Kirsten has worked with health care organizations, social service providers, national and local ministries, and international membership associations. She is an AFP Master Trainer and has presented for the Indiana Library Federation, Business First (Louisville), Kairos Prison Ministry International, Boys and Girls Clubs of America and many other local, regional and national groups.

In addition, she is the author of Simple Steps to Growing Your Donors and is the general editor of and a contributing author to The Essential Fundraising Handbook for Small Nonprofits published by The Nonprofit Academy. Kirsten is currently serving on the Association for Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Political Action Committee and Research Council, both working to advance nonprofits on a national level. Kirsten holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work and a Master’s of Business Administration. When not working to equip and empower people in the nonprofit sector, Kirsten sculpts, is attempting to learn to speak Danish and enjoys living in historic New Albany, Indiana with her husband Rob and dog Cedar.

Mary Strain, Copywriter

mstrainMary Strain is a career writer and editor. She has worked on staff for many nonprofit publications and has been a professional copywriter since 2010. Her freelance work has appeared in publications such as Seventeen, Georgia Magazine, and The Salvation Army’s flagship publication, The War Cry. She has a B.A. in English from Oglethorpe University in Atlanta.



Mary Brock, Marketing Support

Mary Brock - headshotMary has 15 years of experience in the non-profit sector, working with public broadcasting, environmental, advocacy and health care organizations. She incorporates her background into a variety of development and marketing roles into her work with Bullock Consulting. Mary helps create the bi-weekly e-newsletter and other marketing-related endeavors for us. She received her BA at Wittenberg University in Ohio and currently resides in Indianapolis, IN.