Sam Caplan

Sam Caplan

Founder, New Spark Strategy

Sam Caplan is the founder of New Spark Strategy, a consultancy focused on technology strategy for Foundations and software partners in the nonprofit sector. Sam has held several leadership roles including chief information officer at the Walton Family Foundation, head of technology at the Walmart Foundation, and senior director at Fluxx Labs.

Sam is inspired by the amazing work performed by grants professionals and strives to help them achieve their mission through better, more effective software and data. Sam consults, advises, and writes prolifically on social sector technology, strategy, and innovation.

Chapter Meeting | PEAK Rocky Mountain: Networking & How to Transform Your Change-Resistant Team

503 Duckabush

Join us for a special mini-session presented by Sam Caplan on transforming your change-resistant team. We’ll focus on change management techniques learned through the implementation of a new grants management system. His full session is scheduled for Tuesday afternoon. The session will also include time for networking with other chapter members to build relationships and […]

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Short Talk (Round 1) | How to Transform Your Change-Resistant Team

302 Beckler

Neuroscience tells us that our brains are wired to resist change. So what do you do when you’re the one making your colleagues adopt a new system or grantmaking process?

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Short Talk (Round 2) | How to Transform Your Change-Resistant Team

302 Beckler

Neuroscience tells us that our brains are wired to resist change. So what do you do when you’re the one making your colleagues adopt a new system or grantmaking process?

Tie Practices to Values
READ MORE