Stephanie Gerding is a librarian, author, and trainer with over 15 years of experience working with libraries, non-profits, and government organizations. Stephanie has success in all areas of library fundraising including work as a grant reviewer, writer, trainer, project manager, evaluator, and consultant. As an independent library consultant, she plans and conducts training for thousands of participants around the world, including at national library conferences (such as ALA, PLA, Internet Librarian, and others). She is also a certified trainer for the Public Library Association. Stephanie is the author of three books, including Winning Grants and The Accidental Technology Trainer, as well as over 20 professional library articles on fundraising. She was the original columnist for the Public Library Association's Bringing in the Money column.