MEET YOUR TEAM

Your mission deserves the world’s best team of certified digital marketing professionals. Meet the team who will guide you to a new era in marketing success for your cause.

Executive Leadership Team

JOSHUA LUSK
JOSHUA LUSK
President and CEO

Josh is a founding partner of Cause Inspired Media. He has devoted years to connecting meaningful nonprofit organizations with the technical know-how they need to be effective in Digital Marketing. His business and technical expertise are dedicated to helping nonprofit organizations reach their goals.

CHELSEA TORRE
    CHELSEA TORRE
    Vice President of Administration

    Chelsea, a Rhode Island native, has a has a Bachelor's degree in History and a Master's degree in Curriculum and Instruction Design. She has over eight years of experience in the nonprofit and education sectors and is an AmeriCorps alumna. Chelsea is a proud military spouse and mom, and enjoys spending her free time chasing around her toddler and cheering on all of the New England sports teams.

    Senior Leadership Team

    SARAH SYMOENS
      SARAH SYMOENS
      Head of Enterprise Marketing Strategy

      A Flagler College Alumnus, Sarah’s love for nonprofits stems from her work as a volunteer and is inspired by the incredible efforts of the organizations she guides digitally. Her passion for strategic planning and client success has propelled Sarah as a whole-team resource across all platforms and processes. She enjoys gardening, cooking, and her two very spoiled cats.

      ASHLEY POPP
        ASHLEY POPP
        Head of Projects & Development

        Ashley is a Florida native, and travel enthusiast. Her background is in industrial organization and cross cultural leadership, but her proven specialty is in improving productivity by understanding and managing workplace environments. Ashley has a heart for working with nonprofits and generating strong working relations with them and the teams that serve them.

        AMY GRESS
        AMY GRESS
        Web Development Lead

        Amy has over 17 years of extensive experience in web development. She holds a bachelor's degree in graphic design with a focus on web development, which allows her to create successful websites in both functionality and beauty. She excels at WordPress, but is talented and has a strong history of working on complex, web-related problems to turn them into easy-to-use solutions. Amy has a passion for nonprofits and serves locally on advisory boards.

        BEN ABBAS
        BEN ABBAS
        Team Lead

        Ben has been working with Cause Inspired since June 2020, and has 6 years of experience in Digital Marketing. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Oregon State University, and truly enjoys building strong working relationships with clients. Ben enjoys working with non-profits because of the positive impacts they make around the world.

        OLIVIA HARLAN
          OLIVIA HARLAN
          Team Lead

          Originally from Kansas City, Missouri, Olivia came to St. Augustine to get her degree from Flagler College in Business Administration with minors in Advertising and Marketing. She is passionate about marketing and working with nonprofits. The only thing that may rival that passion is her love of all things KCMO, like BBQ, the Royals, and the Chiefs.

          MIRANDA TAYLOR
            MIRANDA TAYLOR
            Team Lead

            Miranda has been with Cause Inspired since September 2020. She earned her Bachelor's in Marketing Kennesaw State University, and is Googld Ads certified, with specialties including ad copy, and web content. Miranda loves working with non-profits because she feels that it allows her the opportunity to contribute to meaningful causes and help to create a positive impact on society.

            MAURA LITTLE
            MAURA LITTLE
            Marketing Operations Lead

            Maura is a Florida native and proud cat owner. She has a Bachelor's degree in Communications and a Master's degree in Strategic Communication, both from the University of West Florida. She began her career working in the nonprofit sector, where she became well acquainted with development and marketing. In her free time, Maura likes to read and spend time outdoors.

            Strategy and Development Team

            GEOFF OLIVER
              GEOFF OLIVER
              Senior Software Developer

              Geoff has been doing web development professionally for 15 years. He specializes in PHP, JavaScript, modern frontend libraries and frameworks, and full stack development. He believes that well defined requirements and goals, strong communication, and good planning are essential for any project to succeed. Geoff is from St. Augustine, but now resides in beautiful Colorado Springs, CO.

              KARA MCKISSACK
                KARA MCKISSACK
                Senior Business Development Consultant

                Kara is a hard-working Florida native with a bachelors degree in Psychology. She played collegiate basketball and still enjoys working out and playing sports. She has volunteered with multiple nonprofits and has a passion for helping organizations achieve nation-wide recognition.

                DAN LYONS
                  DAN LYONS
                  Senior Content and Marketing Specialist

                  Born and raised in California, Dan attended Chapman University where he obtained a B.A. in Screenwriting. Following college, Dan spent years working in the entertainment industry in talent management and notably for the television show South Park. Dan is now utilizing his craft for storytelling into the nonprofit space where he is passionate about protecting the ocean and the coasts.

                  JOHN DARABOS
                    JOHN DARABOS
                    Project Engineer and Developer

                    John has been building web solutions for over 15 years. He specializes in WordPress and Search Engine Optimization. John has lived in Florida for over 8 years with his wife and two daughters. They enjoy spending time out on the intracoastal waterway and downtown St. Augustine.

                    DIA COLEMAN
                      DIA COLEMAN
                      Accountant

                      Dia is a California native with a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. She has over 15 years of experience in the accounting industry. Dia loves to spend her free time volunteering with her husband at local non-profit animal shelters. She is a proud mom and loves to go swimming with her two labs.

                      CAMERON MORATIS
                        CAMERON MORATIS
                        Business Development Consultant

                        Cameron earned his Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Flagler College, touring with his alternative rock band in his spare time! He began his career as a Marketing Specialist for a Non-Profit, before moving into a Full Service Agency. His experience gives him the expertise in helping nonprofits find the perfect service to fit their organization and marketing goals. Cameron enjoys attending concerts, listening to his Deftones, and traveling with his family.

                        Marketing Operations Team

                        DANIELLE GATTONI
                          DANIELLE GATTONI
                          Lead Digital Analyst & Team Support Specialist

                          Danielle graduated from the University of Alabama with a bachelors degree in Advertising and minor in Psychology. She loves to travel and read. Seeing the opportunity, she joined the Cause Inspired team because she loves the office culture and environment.

                          KAYLEIGH GARDNER
                            KAYLEIGH GARDNER
                            Operations Administrator

                            A Florida native, Kayleigh attended FSCJ where she obtained an A.S. in Radiologic Technology. Following college, Kayleigh spent five years working in medical imaging in Jacksonville Beach. Motivated to continue working in a field that helps others, she joined the Cause Inspired team and looks forward to working with nonprofits. She loves to read and travel, and always looks forward to hanging out with her husband and two dogs at the end of the day!

                            EMILY DIETZ
                              EMILY DIETZ
                              Senior Client Account Auditor

                              Emily has been at Cause Inspired since June 2016, with several years spent in both business development and marketing operations. She has been a staff member at the Lightner Museum since 2014, and is also the Secretary of the Board for Once A Soldier. She completed her bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Flagler College, and she specializes in content creation, ad copy, and creative keyword strategies. She loves working with non-profits because she values the culture of wanting to give back and improve the world we live in.

                              PAMELA RAVELO
                                PAMELA RAVELO
                                Senior Digital Analyst & Bilingual Support Specialist

                                Originally from the Dominican Republic, She has a bachelor’s in Advertising and graduated in 2015 from UNAPEC. She moved to Florida 5 years ago and brings her Advertising, Digital marketing, and PPC background from her previous experience. She is also fluent in both English and Spanish, which gives her clients and any nonprofit organization her problem-solving skills and expertise in either language.

                                ANDIE NELSON
                                  ANDIE NELSON
                                  Enterprise Analyst Lead & Senior Digital Analyst

                                  Andie graduated from the University of North Florida with a bachelor's degree in Communications specializing in Public Relations with a minor in Marketing. She is currently working on her Master’s degree in Management. Andie is proud of her work and dedicated to helping non-profits achieve their goals. In her free time, she enjoys being out in nature, spending time with family and friends, and cooking.

                                  Jordan O'Neal
                                    Jordan O'Neal
                                    Enterprise Strategy Lead & Senior Digital Strategist

                                    Jordan is a Florida native with an MBA in market research and social media analytics, as well as 8 years of experience working as a director for a local nonprofit organization. Her passion is helping nonprofits advance their brand and engagement with new supporters through digital marketing and storytelling. She spends her free time with her family, trying out new recipes in the kitchen, and assisting at a local dance studio.

                                    CAYENNE HEYM
                                      CAYENNE HEYM
                                      Enterprise Marketing Analyst & Senior Digital Analyst

                                      Cayenne has been with Cause Inspired since November 2021. They achieved their Bachelor's in Marketing & International Business from the University of North Florida, with minors in both Digital Marketing & Analytics as well as Photography. Cayenne also earned their AA from Hillsborough Community College. They are a GA4 expert, and boast a full complement of Google Ads certifications. Cayenne likes working with non-profits because they believe it is fascinating to see the wide variety of causes that people are devoted to!

                                      MARGARET SAMUEL
                                        MARGARET SAMUEL
                                        Digital Strategist

                                        Margaret has been with Cause Inspired since December 2023. She has a strong background in sales and marketing, and enjoys the analytical side of working as a Digital Strategist, flexing her investigative skills to problem solve. Margaret enjoys working with non-profits because it is important to her to be able to utilize her talent and expertise to aid good causes!

                                        BRANDON BURKETT
                                          BRANDON BURKETT
                                          Digital Strategist

                                          Brandon attended Indian River State College, with a valuable experience with an impressive background in customer service and sales. Brandon aspires to create remarkable client interactions and finds deep satisfaction in the rewarding feeling that comes with making a positive difference in the world.

                                          RYAN KREJCI
                                            RYAN KREJCI
                                            Digital Strategist

                                            Ryan has been with Cause Inspired since May 2023. He earned his Bachelor's in Multimedia Communications, and was also a Digital Media Manager for 2 years while attending college. Ryan enjoys client interaction, and has a fantastic eye for website design. He likes working with non-profits because he enjoys being able to help people who are trying to help others for the common good.

                                            CHELSEA STEINMEYER
                                              CHELSEA STEINMEYER
                                              Digital Strategist

                                              A northeast Ohio native, Chelsea has a bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Cleveland State University. She believes in the power of grassroots organizing, and has worked and volunteered for non-profits over the years, focusing specifically on environmental and women's rights. When she's not working, she can be found exploring the local beaches and waterways, creating artwork, or traveling with her husband and young daughters.

                                              DALTON CAIN
                                                DALTON CAIN
                                                Digital Strategist

                                                Dalton attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP), where he graduated with a Master's of Business Administration. During his time at IUP he was able to establish a remarkable rugby career, while using his platform to give back to the community. His number one passion is coaching, where he volunteers his time to assist the local youth teams. Additionally, he enjoys the active lifestyle Florida has to offer. If he is not inspiring others to chase their dreams, you can find him at the beach.

                                                JEVON HENRY
                                                  JEVON HENRY
                                                  Digital Analyst

                                                  Originally from the US Virgin Islands, Jevon is a hard working individual who is always looking for ways to help others. He graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, and he currently serves as a Digital Analyst for our company. In his free time, Jevon enjoys activities surrounding sports and music.

                                                  KATHARINE CAMPBELL
                                                    KATHARINE CAMPBELL
                                                    Digital Strategist

                                                    Originally an intern for Cause Inspired, Katharine currently works as a Digital Strategist. As a strategist, she works to understand the client's overall goals objectives and develop a detailed ad strategy based on these goals, best practices, and account performance data while also maintaining direct communication with the clients. Katharine has studied at University of North Florida and enjoys traveling, reading, and hiking in her spare time.

                                                    MADISON KENNARD
                                                      MADISON KENNARD
                                                      Digital Analyst

                                                      Madison provides marketing task support to team members while also building and optimizing advertising campaigns based on data analysis, best practices, and client goals. She brings a degree in Marketing from Florida State University. She is passionate about traveling, in addition to spending time with her adorable miniature schnauzer, reading, swimming, and running her small business. She loves helping others and enjoys working with nonprofits to make a difference in the world.

                                                      ROSE HOLTZWORTH
                                                        ROSE HOLTZWORTH
                                                        Digital Strategist

                                                        Rose is a recent graduate from the University of North Florida with a degree in Communication: Video Production. She is very excited about all the learning opportunities working at Cause Inspired has offered her and enjoys working somewhere she feels is helping others. She enjoys rock climbing and making pottery in her free time.

                                                        KYLIE BROGAN
                                                          KYLIE BROGAN
                                                          Digital Strategist

                                                          After graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications and a minor in Digital Marketing from the University of North Florida, Kylie's passion for leaving the planet better than she found it has inspired her to work with nonprofits. Her meticulous attention to detail and client interactions stems from her background in Customer Service, Marketing Coordination, and Social Media Marketing. With a passion for sustainability from a young age, she strives to further conservation efforts as a marine conservation scuba diver in her free time.

                                                          SEPHORA KHOULALENE
                                                            SEPHORA KHOULALENE
                                                            Client Account Auditor

                                                            Sephora, born and raised in France, made the journey to the U.S. to pursue a Marketing degree at the University of North Florida. Initially passionate about fashion and working as a merchandising manager, her perspective shifted, leading her to focus on animal causes and the environment. With a background in social media marketing, Sephora is detail-oriented, thinks outside the box, and is determined to amplify the voices of non-profits. She also finds joy in traveling to explore new cultures.