Grant WriterOriginally from Cambridge, Massachusetts, Emilio has more than fifteen years of experience in the nonprofit sector, developing and managing programs, grant writing and fundraising, and building partnerships and community. His background with a variety of nonprofits informs his writing and gives him insight into the opportunities and challenges that organizations face. A grant writer for the past four years, Emilio brings his strengths in communication, strategy, and ideation to the clients that he serves.
Emilio holds a Bachelor’s in International Relations from Tufts University and is in the final year of his Master’s in Nonprofit Leadership and Management from the University of San Diego. Emilio is also a Senior Fellow with the Environmental Leadership Program, an organization that supports and develops emerging leaders. Emilio is passionate about environmentalism and sustainability and sits on the board of Urban Growth, a San Diego nonprofit dedicated to reducing hunger and climate change through hydroponic farming. When he’s not writing grants, Emilio is spending time with his wife and son or woodworking in his garage.