Rita is an adjunct professor at Virginia Commonwealth University, a former art director for Media General, and has over 20 years of experience in communication design. She brings to FDCon an ability to communicate complex ideas and systems in clear graphic representations, as well as experience producing large documents. A professional profile of Rita may be seen on LinkedIn.
Robin Farmer is an award-winning journalist with more than 25 years of experience. A former special projects/investigative reporter, Robin is now a technical writer and content specialist. She writes management and technical sections of proposals and has assisted with past performance summaries using her writing, interviewing, and research skills to produce robust proposals optimized for success. For more information on Robin, see her website: RobinFarmerWrites.com.
Robyn has assisted Frank for more than 15 years with logistics support and the identification of future contract opportunities. She has a bachelor's degree in marketing and extensive experience in government contracting. She effectively identifies opportunities, does extensive web searches to gather intelligence on incumbents and competitors and arranges for meetings with government officials.
Marty is a professional graphic artist and illustrator with more than 30 years of experience in publishing, including work for newspapers, magazines, children's books, greeting cards, and government proposals. For the past five years, he has worked on energy and environmental proposals with Frank. Unlike most of those supporting graphics in proposals, Marty is able to quickly draw freehand illustrations to express difficult concepts. For more information on Martin, see his website: www.martyrhodes.net.
Jim is a former Department of Energy executive with 34 years of experience. He is based in Washington, DC and currently assists clients with intelligence gathering about upcoming opportunities and relationship building within government agencies. He also assists Frank with proposals, focusing on work breakdown structure, schedule preparation, management approaches, and preparation of detailed organizational charts. For more information on Jim, see his website: www.fioreconsult.com.
With 30 years of experience as an editor and writer, Daryl is able to interview subject matter experts and distill complex issues into accurate and easy to understand text. He supports FDCon with editing and proof reading, and has written resume and past performance sections. For more information on Daryl, visit his profile on LinkedIn.
Stephen is a professional graphic artist and designer with 20 years of experience. His specialties include information graphics, 3D illustration, mapping, and photo illustration. He supports FDCon with the creation of informational graphics that explain highly technical scientific and management concepts. For more information about Stephen and to see his portfolio, visit his website: www.rountreegraphics.com.
Mary has worked with Frank on energy and environmental proposals for six years. Formerly an editor and graphic designer of a professional trade magazine, she has also written for Department of Defense publications. Mary has written and edited several hundred resumes, and uses interviewing and writing skills to ensure all resumes, experience, and past performance sections meet procurement requirements and score maximum points for her clients. She also provides general editing and graphic support. For more information on Mary, visit her profile on LinkedIn.