Oct 19, 2021
Derik Timmerman
Mobilizing Healthcare to Eradicate Human Trafficking

"Derik Timmerman is the Founder of Sparrow Nonprofit Solutions, a nationwide consulting firm helping nonprofits and ministries maximize their world-changing impact. In addition to coaching nonprofit professionals at all levels, Derik is a nationally-recognized speaker and author on a variety of nonprofit subjects including fundraising, grantwriting, and operational excellence. Prior to founding Sparrow, Derik was a management consultant at McKinsey & Company and a US Army Intelligence Officer with two combat deployments to Iraq. Derik earned a Bachelor's of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, a Masters in Divinity from Liberty University, and a PhD in Philosophy of Religion from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. Derik has a passion for chocolate chip cookies, burning them off on nearby hiking trails with his wife and three boys, and living out his life's core purpose of building factories of hope."