Director, Center for Nonprofit Advancement
Mr. John Epps has served the Coachella Valley for the past five years as a Consultant and Trainer for the Regional Access Project Foundation. In his current role as a Director for the Center for Nonprofit Advancement, he is working with large and small nonprofit organizations in the area to facilitate their strategic planning, organizational development, and capacity building efforts. He has helped several Boards to successfully plan for their future in the fast-moving and evolving communities of eastern Riverside County.
Mr. Epps is formerly the Executive Director and Development Officer of Applied Principles for Service, His responsibilities there included developing programs and seeking grants and funding.
Before his tenure at Applied Principles Mr. Epps developed a Welfare-to-Work Vocational Training program in San Bernardino, CA. The program received three grants from County of San Bernardino using State and Federal funds totaling over $520,000.
Me. Epps was an Instructor for the University of California, Riverside Extension for 15 years where his duties included the development and delivery of training courses and classes.