Mindy Collier has been involved in program development and the application of grant funding since 1978. She has assisted local governments and non-profit organizations in receiving and administering over $20,000,000 in private, state and federal grant funding. In addition to grant writing, she has completed the following projects.
- Accreditation Study – Children’s Home Society of Southwest Florida
- Community Plan – Early Intervention Program for Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida
Economic Impact Study – Highlands County, Florida IDA/EDC
Business Retention Study – Highlands County, Florida IDA/EDC
Toolkit Project: Job Creation Specialist – Florida Heartland Rural Economic Development Initiative
Recreation Recovery Action Plan - City of Fort Myers, Florida
Recreation Recovery Action Plan - Lee County, Florida
Past employment includes Director of Resource Development for the Florida Counties Foundation/Florida Association of Counties; Senior Grants Coordinator for Lee County BOCC; Executive Director of 2 non-profit child welfare organizations and Community Liaison for Charter Medical. Work experience includes public speaking, lobbying, research and data analysis.