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King Spotlight: Rachael Kirk, Funding Associate

We can’t help but gush about how grateful we are for each of our teammates at King. Today we want to highlight our wonderful Funding Associate, Rachael Kirk! Work that’s Worth the Effort A finance professional since 2007, Rachael started her career as a mortgage loan underwriter and made the move to King in 2021. Here,…


King Spotlight: Jessika Morrison, Associate 

Today, we’re shining the spotlight on King Associate, Jessika Morrison! A Passion for Helping Others Jessika’s journey to King is both unique and inspiring. With a background in marriage and family therapy, she initially worked with children who had experienced trauma and anxiety disorders. While deeply fulfilling, this work was also incredibly stressful. Seeking a new…


King Spotlight: Nicolene Shalita, Operations & Business Development

Lately, we’ve been taking the time to highlight King’s growing staff. Today, we’re celebrating our Operations & Business Development Associate, Nicolene Shalita! Uniting the Technical with the Personal Nicolene’s work at King balances the technical and the personal aspects of facilities funding. She focuses on business development, internal support, and California Department of Education (CDE) applications,…


King Spotlight: Evelyn Shaefer-King, Senior Funding Associate

Today we are continuing to acknowledge our awesome teammates with a highlight on our Senior Funding Associate. Celebrate Evelyn Shaefer-King with us! Motivated by helping others After 20 years working in facilities funding, Evelyn knows both how challenging and rewarding the field can be. But for her, the highs far outweigh the lows, “I love helping people…It…


King Spotlight: April Thompson, Senior Funding Associate

Today we’re recognizing another team member here at King who helps us be our best. Join us in giving a standing ovation for our Senior Funding Associate, April Thompson! Creating Balance for Schools April loves to create harmony. Originally a music major and then a business major, she gets great satisfaction from her current work helping King’s…


King Spotlight: Rob Murray, Director of Demographics

As the King team grows, we want to celebrate each of our team members with you. Today we’re highlighting our Director of Demographics, Rob Murray! Geographer At Work Rob has been with King for 9 years and in that time he has helped a multitude of schools and district families with his skills. His work includes…


Heartwarming aid for soldiers

Our commitment to supporting individuals and communities expands beyond education, as positive growth and well-being are central to what we strive to accomplish. So, when Jennifer Roberts, sister of King President Jamie King-Iseman, brought Operation: With Love From Home to our attention, we gladly offered financial and in-person support. Operation: With Love From Home is…


Brightening young lives in Rulindo, Rwanda

Doing what we do at King, we know that education is the key to unlocking opportunities for all students. We understand the importance of proper school facilities in enhancing education, student health, and overall quality of life. And we take great pride in supporting organizations that empower students through educational enrichment. With this charge, we…


Apply to join our team as a Funding Associate!

If you are passionate about helping public schools access funding and have the skills and experience to navigate financial accounting, you might be the perfect fit for King Consulting! To apply, email your resume to info@kinginc.com. The Funding Associate will work with the team to support clients with financial reporting related to grant programs for…


Notice of Funding Availability – CalSHAPE Programs

Round 5 of CalSHAPE programs Application deadline:May 31, 2024 The California Energy Commission will open funding round 5 for the California Schools Healthy Air, Plumbing, and Efficiency program from July 18, 2023 – May 31, 2024. This program is funded directly by the energy efficiency budgets of your District’s investor-owned utility company, which means your…