Peeking Behind the Curtain

(random facts about Tim):

  • Favorite Foods: Dungeness Crab, Brie Cheese with Fig Spread, Northwest Cherries

  • Favorite City: Seattle, WA

  • Favorite Sports Team: (tie) Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Penguins

  • Favorite Movies: The Shawshank Redemption, Forrest Gump, Can't Buy Me Love

  • Favorite TV Shows: Orange is the New Black, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Breaking Bad and The Tudors

  • Favorite Books: Freakonomics, Blink, Tuesdays with Morrie

  • Favorite Musicians: AC/DC, David Gray, Sarah Brightman and Katy Perry

  • Places Remaining on My Bucket List: Angkor Wat, Russia and Easter Island​

  • ​People I WIsh I Could Have Met: Amelia Earhart, Johnny Carson, Ronald Reagan, and Cleopatra

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As founder and CEO of three consulting firms in the past two decades, Tim has had the fortunate of being asked to provide counsel to more than 100 organizations across the United States.


Tim has been invited to speak at numerous national and statewide conferences and associations.  As a presenter for Humane College, he has provided more than 100 presentations and workshops to thousands of professionals.


Tim has authored two books:

An Animal Shelter's Guide to Fundraising which has received much praise and recommendation from industry professionals, and An Animal Shelter's Guide to Board Governance.  Tim is currently working on his third book.


author - speaker - consultant