Josh Culley-Foster

Leadership • Campaigns • Messaging

For over ten years, Josh Culley-Foster has provided organizational and program leadership and strategic vision for nonprofit, for-profit, and benefit corporations.

His experience includes: Museum of Broadcast Communications; Public Good Software; Columbia College Chicago; DuPage Children’s Museum; Opening Minds; Small Business Advocacy Council; Chicago Human Rhythm Project; and Real Estate Television Interactive. He is the co-founder of Grant Park Group, LLC, a nonprofit consulting firm and Driven By Safety, Inc., a software company producing safety platforms.

As a fundraising and campaign specialist, Josh has authored multiple campaign plans ranging in goals from $2 million to $150 million. His efforts resulted in the construction of the Media Production Center for Columbia College and new performance facilities for the American Rhythm Center. In 2015, he authored the plan for #ILGIVE the largest collective fundraising campaign in Illinois, building out an online giving campaign benefitting over 1,000 nonprofits.

Josh is a natural and engaging public speaker with a wealth of experience in major event planning. He has presented at Independent Sector conference and for the Council for the Advancement and Support of Education (CASE).

Now that the Cubs have won a World Series Championship in his lifetime, Josh no longer wants for anything -- except another World Series win for the Cubs. He lives in Chicago with his wife and their adorable son.