ebase Consultants

The following list of independent ebase consultants and trainers have indicated that they provide consulting and/or training services to ebase users. Some (you will notice) are members of the ebase TAC [Technical Advisory Committee], others, we have heard from a few times over the years. (reviewed/updated Feb/2009)


UNITED STATES: West Coast--Oregon

Bednar Consulting Portland, OR Phone: 503-446-5251  Email: lb@quimdas.com Web: f6a1d75a@opayq.com Region: Oregon and Washington; more distant projects/assistance common Services: training, customization, implementation planning for ebase V1 and 2 ebase involvement: member of ebase technical advisory committee; creator of utilities for V1 data transfer, automated db backup; hands-on contribution to V1.04 development; major hands-on contribution to V2.8 development

Creative Database Solutions NW Portland, OR L. Allen Poole Phone: 503-720-3742 Email: Allen@cdsnw.com Region: Anywhere Services: ebase v1 and v2 implementation, training, and support; information management consulting; custom solutions to enhance efficiency and productivity. ebase involvement: member of ebase Technical Advisory Committee; major hands-on contribution to ebase V2.03-2.80 development

Original Web Solutions LLC Kin Lane Original Web Solutions for Small Non Profits and Progressive Small Businesses PO Box 50411 Eugene, OR 97405 Phone: 541.596.2066 Mobile: 541.913.2328 Email: kin@originalwebsolutions.com Web: http://www.originalwebsolutions.com Region: Pacific Northwest and West Coast Services: general support, training, customization, and Web site integration of ebase and ebase-related tools. ebase involvement:

UNITED STATES: West Coast--Washington

H4 Consulting Dave Shaw 85 South Washington St., #304 Seattle, WA 98104 Phone: 206-954-7526 Email: dshaw@h4consulting.com Web: http://www.h4consulting.com Region: I can work anywhere. I'm based in Seattle, but I have active clients in Atlanta, Toronto, and Vancouver, for example. Services: Planning, customization, training, and support for ebase v1 and v2. ebase involvement: member of ebase Technical Advisory Committee; hands-on contribution to V1.04 development


Matthew Scholtz Nonprofit Technology and Evaluation Consultant 2700 Victor St. #2 Bellingham, WA 98225 Email: scholtz@openaccess.org Region: NW Washington, Vancouver, islands, will consider further travel Services: A full range of ebase consulting services, from planning and needs assessment to programming and customization. Also including: Installation help, training, data migration and import, report and module creation, networking and remote access, integration with outside applications. ebase involvement: frequent contributor to ebase Technical Advisory Committee; hands-on contribution to development of ebase V2 data import tools

UNITED STATES: West and Midwest

Trey Beck 1136 Madison St Denver CO 80206 Phone: 303-316-7214 Email: cmichaelbeck@hotmail.com ebase involvement:

Colorado Environmental Coalition Eric Johnson 1536 Wynkoop #5c Denver, CO 80202 Phone: 303-534-7066 x306 Email: Web: http://www.ourcolorado.org Region: Colorado Services: CEC provides ebase support to CEC’s member organizations in the Colorado environmental community. As space allows, training may also be available to others in the progressive nonprofit community. ebase involvement:

Elkins Consulting Bob Schmitt 432 Harrison Ave. Helena, MT 59601 Phone: 406.457.2174 Email: bobschmitt@onewest.net Region: National — most easily accessible to East and West Coast, and Rocky Mountain states. Services: Full service planning, conversion, customizing, implementation and training. Specializing in web site integration and custom module development. ebase involvement: member of ebase Technical Advisory Committee; major contributor to development/maintenance of ebase web site; major hands-on contribution to ebase V2 development

Barry Madore Independent consultant Saint Paul - Minneapolis, MN Phone: (651) 235-5805 Email: bmadore@mac.com Region: Minneapolis/St. Paul metropolitan area (all in-person services and training); MN state (remote services and occasional in-person) Services: Database needs assessment and planning; planning, implementation, and support for ebase v2; monthly ebase users group for ebase v1 and v2. Partners with Beth Hynes to provide training and code planning. ebase involvement: member of ebase Technical Advisory Committee

Beth Hynes Minneapolis, Minnesota Phone: (612) 724-5701 Email: celtic4@visi.com  Region: Minnesota Services: Ebase Training only ebase involvement: member of ebase Techincal Advisory Committee, major contributor to ebase 2.20 documentation

Calista Carter PO Box 2908 Ketchum, ID 83340 Phone: 208-720-6059 Email: calista.carter@gmail.com Region: Northwest Services: ebase support, planning and implementation ebase involvement:

Jackie Sproat 718 Thomas Ct. Ann Arbor, MI 48103 Phone: 734-663-6080 Email: jssproat@yahoo.com Region: Southeast Michigan ebase involvement:

UNITED STATES: East Coast--Mid-Atlantic

FoundationNet Manuel Mattke Silver Spring, MD Phone: 301-588-2122 Email: Web: www.foundationnet.net Serving geographic area: Greater Washington DC area, including Baltimore ebase involvement:

UNITED STATES: East Coast--Northeast

Gary Bogue 94 Averill Avenue, Apt 2, Rochester, NY 14620 Phone: 585-482-8602; 585-489-2872 (mobile) Email: gfbogue@gmail.com Region: Western and Upstate New York and nearby states or provinces. Services: FileMaker development, ebase consulting & ustomizations. ebase involvement: Consulting with nonprofits on ebase (V1 and V2) since 1999. Some involvement in ebase design and development.

Carl Paulsen Trainer/Consultant 8 Hamilton Street Dover, NH 03820 Email: carlpaulsen@attbi.com Region: New England (NH, ME, VT, MA, CT, RI, NY). Elsewhere by arrangement. ebase involvement:

Tim Leed Leed Custom Design 26 Fishkill Hook Rd Hopewell Junction, NY 12533 FileMaker Business Alliance & TechNet member, Apple Consultants Network, Microsoft Registered Partner Phone: 845-896-7480 email: tleed1 [at] aol.com  Region: New England (NY, NJ, CT, MA). Elsewhere by arrangement. Services: ebase consulting, deployment, support, updates, training. ebase involvement: member of ebase technical advisory committee; major hands-on contribution to ebase V2.2 development

UNITED STATES: East Coast--Southeast

Jack Noll Blacksburg, VA Email: jacknoll@earthlink.net Services: ebase V1 Consulting, Customization and Training ebase involvement: major hands-on contributor to ebase V1 development

NetCorps 711 Iredell St. Durham, NC 27705 Phone: 919-416-1513 Fax: 877-471-9354 Email: Region: North Carolina and Oregon Services: Needs assessment, planning, work flow analysis, integration, conversion, support. ebase involvement:



CRB Consulting Ltd. 1291 Highrock Avenue Victoria, British Columbia V9A 4V8 CANADA Phone: 250.920.5007 Email: joyce@crbconsulting.com Region: Canada ebase involvement: