Our All-Star faculty are all Grant Professional Certified having passed the GPC exam. They are also Webinar Facilitator Certified (WFC)!

All-Star Faculty

Bentonne Snay, MPA, GPC

Bentonne’s Profile – LinkedIn

Bentonne Snay is an experienced executive, fundraiser, and a GPC who has served as Executive Director/CEO of three nonprofit organizations. She is experienced in fundraising plus program design, implementation and evaluation. She excels in award-winning grant proposal development. A grants professional since 1991, Bentonne is President & CEO of The Snay Group, writes grants for national firms CoreStrategies for Nonprofits and McAllister & Quinn, and has helped secure nearly $26 million in grant awards to date for a variety of nonprofit organizations. Bentonne serves as a board member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and Grant Professionals Association Miami-Dade Chapters.


Phil Johncock, MA, MMs, GPC

Phil’s Profile – LinkedIn

Phil Johncock, the Grant Professor, is an award-winning author, inspirational speaker, and innovative educator. Phil has a 93% success rate with over 55 proposals funded! As a Professor of Grant Writing, Phil’s students made over $1.2 Billion in grant funding in the first two-and-a-half years piloting a system he designed based on his 2nd master’s thesis and a college certification program in grant writing. An innovator in online education, Phil designed the first grant writing class on the Internet in 1997 (GrantWritingBasics.com), trained thousands in how to create a grant readiness 3-ring binder (GrantReadiness.com), and premiere Grant Professional Certification (GPC) Exam Prep online home study course (GrantCertification.com) in 2011.