About Us

Robin Hertlein, grant writer

Robin Hertlein
Email: robin@hertleingrants.com

Robin Hertlein, Owner, has a degree in International Business Administration, special training in grant development, and over 25 years experience in grant writing as well as non-profit and governmental management. She has been awarded certification as a Grant Professional Certified (GPC), a nationally recognized credential affiliated with the Grant Professionals Association. As of May 2019 there were only 7 nationally certified grant professionals working in the state of Washington – two of them at Hertlein Grant Writing.

Robin worked in nonprofit agencies, universities and municipal governments as Executive Director, Administrator, and/or Finance Director prior to establishing an independent grant writing consulting business. She helped found the Whidbey Community Foundation, to support nonprofits in her local community.  Robin’s experience provides the perfect combination of program knowledge, research ability, financial management, and writing skills to be successful in grant seeking for a variety of organizations.

GPC

Awards, Certifications and Memberships:

  • Grant Professional Certified, GPCI (Grant Professionals Certification Institute)
  • Award for Excellence, Washington City/County Management Association
  • Program Excellence Award, Washington City/County Management Association
  • Professional Finance Officer, Washington State Finance Officers Association
  • Member, Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
  • Member, Grant Professionals Association

Joshua Martin
Email: josh@hertleingrants.com

Joshua Martin, Grant Writer, has been with Hertlein Grant Writing since 2010. He has written successful hundreds of successful grant applications for food banks, hospitals, housing programs, educational support, and a variety of social service projects. Josh was awarded certification as a Grant Professional Certified (GPC) in 2014.

Certifications and Memberships:

  • Grant Professional Certified, GPCI (Grant Professionals Certification Institute)
  • Member, Puget Sound Grantwriters Association
Amanda Hertlein

Amanda Hertlein-Martin

Amanda Hertlein-Martin, Grant Writer, has a B.A. from Central Washington University in Theater Management. She started with Hertlein Grant Writing in 2011 putting together fundraising events such as auctions and festivals. In 2014 she developed a Theater and Arts specialty grant writing division, raising funds for theater upgrades and youth arts education.

Michael HertleinMichael Hertlein

Michael Hertlein, Grant Writer, has a degree in International Business Administration, and currently works remotely from Turkey. He joined the firm in 2017, and has the ability to draft proposals in English, Dutch, or Turkish. Michael was awarded a scholarship from the Grant Professionals Association to attend their international conference in 2019.