Katrina Crook

Senior Consultant

Katrina Tamminga Crook is a mission-minded leader with extensive experience in fundraising, marketing, communications, and strategic planning. With 20 years of experience in the non-profit sector, Katrina is skilled at building relationships and partnerships to generate long-term sustainability and diverse support for mission-driven organizations that enhance the culture and quality of life within communities. She works collaboratively with clients and funders from varying backgrounds and has a vested interest in equity and accountability.


In her work for DBD, Katrina offers an array of grant services to clients. These services include:

  • Prospecting and research
  • Grant proposal development, writing and submission for foundation, corporation and government grantors
  • Editing and proofreading
  • Grants program operations management


Katrina has successfully completed more than $13 million in funded grant applications through government agencies, corporations and private foundations and has successfully implemented several multi-year government contracts. Her leadership experience includes roles with Colorado Ballet, Make-A-Wish Foundation, Denver Scholarship Foundation and YMCA of Metro Denver. She very much enjoys helping clients see the benefits of a well-planned, managed, and executed grants program.


Katrina holds a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management and a Bachelor’s Degree in Technical Journalism. Katrina, her husband and their three daughters live in Denver, Colorado.

Phone/Fax (toll-free):877.393.3904
Phone (direct):720.568.0983

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