Co-Founder & President
Justin is the Co-Founder and President of Groundwork Digital. A thought-leader in the nonprofit sector, Justin is a fundraising and content marketing expert. Justin's work spans nonprofits, higher education, and media. In 2009, Justin was the executive producer on one of the first ever YouTube videos to win an Emmy. The "Science of Watchmen" video has been viewed nearly 2 million times and was also nominated for a Webby. Justin began his career in television before joining the University of Minnesota and then Bentz Whaley Flessner. After BWF, Justin led digital fundraising strategy at Ruffalo Noel Levitz as well as Product Management for Annual Giving. Justin has spoken at numerous conferences, and led consulting engagements for universities and nonprofits across the country. In his spare time, Justin can be found rooting for the Minnesota Vikings and Gophers, skiing, hiking with his dog, and enjoying family time with his wife and two children
Co-Founder & Director of Operations
Jill is the Co-Founder and Director of Operations for Groundwork Digital. A former Deputy District Attorney for the County of Los Angeles, Jill has since dedicated her time and energy to a number of educational and nonprofit causes. Jill oversees all operations for the company, including finance, HR, and legal. When not assisting clients and the rest of the Groundwork Digital team, Jill enjoys traveling to Europe, live music, and spending time with her husband and three children.