The OneAccord NFP practice is led by managing principals, Dr. R. Scott Rodin and John Savage. Scott Rodin has been in not-for-profit leadership and consulting for twenty-five years. He has served as counsel to over 100 organizations across the country and in Canada and Great Britain including colleges, seminaries, schools, churches, para-church ministries and other not-for-profit organizations. John Savage has been working and consulting with NFP executives and organizations for nearly 30 years. His clients include private schools, large and small church boards, family and church foundations, rescue missions, camps, overseas ministries, foster care agencies, hospitals, inner-city outreaches to the poor, as well as faith-filled family businesses, among others. OneAccord NFP is a practice of OneAccord LLC, based in Bellevue, Washington and founded and led by CEO Jeff Rogers. OneAccord, with its 40+ consultants, helps both for profit companies and not-for-profit organizations in the area of revenue growth, top level marketing strategies, and organizational effectiveness. Additionally the firm is led by President Scott Smith as of January 2011, directs the overall operations of OneAccord and leads on numerous corporate initiatives including training of principals. Scott and Jeff regularly interact with the NFP leadership team and provide overall strategic input and coordination with the corporate practice of OneAccord.
"Through professional partnership with nonprofit organizations, OneAccord seeks to help them achieve extraordinary results in fundraising and mission accomplishment."
Scott Rodin has been in not-for-profit leadership and consulting for twenty-five years. He is the Managing Partner of the Not-for-Profit Practice for OneAccord. Dr. Rodin has served as counsel to over 100 organizations across the country and in Canada and Great Britain including colleges, seminaries, schools, churches, para-church ministries and other not-for-profit organizations. He has extensive experience in the areas of leadership, fund raising, strategic planning, board development, change management and organizational effectiveness. He has also led three different successful mergers of not-for-profit organizations. Dr. Rodin holds a Master of Theology and a Doctor of Philosophy in Systematic Theology from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He is a nationally-sought speaker and preacher and is author of a number of books on Christian fundraising and stewardship. Dr. Rodin's The Steward Leader is featured on this site. Full Bio
"I've enjoyed the transition from private consultancy to OneAccord because I enjoy working with a team of like-minded professionals in the delivery of service."
John B. Savage is the co-founder and Principal of the Not-For Profit Practice of OneAccord LLC. He has been working and partnering with NFP executives and organizations for nearly 30 years. His clients represent entrepreneurial start-ups to organizations celebrating their 100th anniversary. He has served private schools, large and small church boards, family and church foundations, rescue missions, camps, overseas ministries, foster care agencies, hospitals, inner-city outreaches to the poor, as well as faith-filled family businesses and their leaders, among others. Helping clients grow their revenue and transition through changes in leadership are his specialties. As a teacher, leadership coach, organizational expert, revenue revivalist, and strategic thinker, John is most often retained for capital campaigns, donor development counsel & training, strategic planning, board development and executive coaching. Full Bio
Founder, Chairman, CEO
"I am passionate about the opportunity to build something 'great,' both within OneAccord and in our client engagements. The Not-For-Profit practice uniquely serves the needs of faith-based and community-based organizations with best practice guidance drawing from a wide range of expertise and experience."
Jeff has been involved in both sales and management development for the last 25 years and is founder of OneAccord. His work history includes the strategic selection, development and training of a sales force that began as 56 people and grew to 340, a 36% annual growth rate. His recruiting & sales team development experience is based on personally interviewing more than 10,000 individuals and directing over 1,500 recruiting meetings across all of Canada, Western US, and Mexico.
Jeff serves as Chairman and CEO of OneAccord. In that role Jeff charts the strategic direction of the company and spearheads many of our industry and recruitment initiatives. Jeff is also the founder of Kiros, a Christian marketplace network of thousands of individuals in the Seattle area. He and his wife, Amy,, are also the founders of Doingood Foundation, protecting, serving, educating, and ministering to children at risk in Uganda and other places around the world. Full Bio
"We aim to deliver world class consultation and interim leadership. We are excited to serve both businesses and not-for-profits in catalyzing revenue and growth toward mission fulfillment."
Scott Smith has an extensive performance history in creating revenue. Scott's revenue experience covers two decades of implementing sales and marketing strategies including consulting, manufacturing, telemarketing, telecommunications, and mergers & acquisitions. Prior to joining OneAccord, Scott was President / CEO of Seattle based sheet metal contract manufacturing business. During his ten years in this role, the company grew from revenues from $18m to $70m. Scott joined OneAccord in June of 2009 and immediately joined the ranks as one of the highest producers at the firm. Complimenting his operating experience with several successful customer engagements and his unique ability to develop and train sales leaders, Scott was promoted to the role of President effective January of 2011. Full Bio