Fidelis Resource Partners represent years of diverse business and fundraising experience with a focus on innovative and traditional solutions specifically tailored for each organization. We will customize a program for you to help with short-term crises, organizational growth, and long-term sustainability.


Linda Ploeg

Linda leads with confidence, organization and intensity to accomplish the goals set by each client.  

Linda leads with confidence, organization and intensity to accomplish the goals set by each client.  

  • Founder/President of Fidelis Resource Partners
  • 30+ year experience in fund development and Board development
  • Raised $15 million for educational choice in 6 months
  • Dedicated to community service
  • Served a vast number of clients representing a wide variety of missions
  • Results focused, with the ability to increase engagement and meaningful involvement

Doug Huesdash

  • BBA Accounting Major with six years CPA experience
  • Founder/President of two manufacturing firms, reaching annual sales of $8 million 
  • Coached business owners with strategic planning
  • MBA with an emphasis on Marketing and Social Enterprise
  • Engaged in Community Development through Board membership
  • Engaged in Development of Social Enterprises in impoverished communities
Doug brings business insight and creativity that positions each organization for long-term sustainability. 

Doug brings business insight and creativity that positions each organization for long-term sustainability. 


Steve Ripley

Steve captures the vision and stories unique to our business partners and portrays it in a fresh and compelling way to accurately represent the passion of each client.

Steve captures the vision and stories unique to our business partners and portrays it in a fresh and compelling way to accurately represent the passion of each client.

  • Communication Specialist with focus on change management, acquisition and integration communication, general employee communication
  • Copywriter experienced in ad copy, newsletters, print collateral
  • Corporate management experience  with annual budgets exceeding $5,000,000
  • Event Planner, responsible for annual events with up to 5,000 people in attendance. 

  • Marketing and communication for non-profit and for-profit companies and organizations