A co-founder of CauseEngine and a former Executive Director of a 4-Star rated veterans service organization,
the Veteran and former Marine served two tours in Iraq as an infantry officer. Positively influenced
by his service in the military, James excels at driving operational efficiencies, growth, and strategic
fundraising. James’ true passion is in service and designing state-of-the-art ways for nonprofits to
build scale and bring better services to the open market. James loves to travel with one thing in mind—there
must always be a top-notch fishing adventure on that journey. His last excursion took him to the coast
of Montenegro. Next stop? Myanmar or trekking across the trans-Mongolian railroad to Moscow.
Armed with a desire to have a lasting positive impact on the world, Mackenzie co-founded CauseEngine
to aid nonprofits in sourcing meaningful on-demand talent to help showcase the vital work and resources
nonprofits provide to every community. She spends her down time focusing on other important projects
such as being a mom to six children -- three human and three rescue canines -- and spouse to an active
An Aussie native now firmly planted in American soil, Dita brings a corporate discipline to CauseEngine’s
nonprofit partners, helping them operate with greater efficiency and effectiveness. She cut her teeth
assisting Fortune 500 companies with strategic planning and program execution, so her background in
management consulting has served her well. Her time off involves traveling in search of fantastic life
experiences that satisfy both the mind and the palate.
We partner with 100+ highly vetted contractors - our dedicated CE Pros
CauseEngine is a Veteran, Women and a Ginger owned business.