Stephanie Gerding is a librarian, author, and trainer with over 15 years of experience working with libraries, non-profits, and government organizations. As an independent library consultant, she plans and conducts grant training for thousands of participants around the world, including at national library conferences (such as ALA, PLA, Internet Librarian, and others). She has been a lead grant reviewer of LSTA, state grants, and scholarships at the Arizona State Library and New Mexico State Library and has reviewed grants for the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. She has been awarded national grants and has been a program coordinator and evaluator for many grant-funded projects. Stephanie is also the author of three books, including Winning Grants and The Accidental Technology Trainer.