Zoot Velasco
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Zoot Velasco Consulting Clients List

Adding Benefit to Community Benefit Organizations

Past Clients

A Better Way (Victorville Domestic Violence Shelter), Coaching/Consulting

Arts Connection, San Bernardino, Planning Consultant (through CA Arts Council Development Grant)

Bakersfield Masterworks Chorale, Auctioneer

Bethune TheatreDanse, Interim Management

Beverly Hospital, Keynote Speaker

Boys & Girls Clubs of South Bay, Interim Management

California Association of Museums, Panelist, Virtual Museums Panelist

Cal State Long Beach, Instructor, Nonprofit Management Certificate

City of Long Beach Homeland Cultural Center, Interim CEO

CF Dance- Dancing Angels Program, Strategic Plan

Children’s Advocates, Board Development

Cultural Alliance of the Pass,  Coaching

Culture Shock LA, Strategic Plan & Board Development

Fresno Arts Council /Arts In Corrections, Correctional Program Design

Fullerton Union School District, STEAM Program Design 

Kern Alliance of Nonprofits, Strategic Planning

Mountain Arts Network, Founder

The Olin Group, Executive Coaching, St. Joe's Health Initiative- Victor Valley 

Orange County Educational Arts Academy, Interim Leadership

Outback Studios, Strategic Plan

Riverside Arts Council, Trainer/Artist, Correctional Programs

Rotary Youth Leadership Awards, Orange County, Keynote Speaker/Planning (3 years)

San Pedro Ballet, Fundraising 

Spotlight Theatre Foundation, Strategic Plan

TEDx Bakersfield conference producer

Unusual Suspects Theatre Company, Interim Management

Utah Community Action Partnership, Poverty Conference Keynote Speaker

Zhena Folk Chorus, Strategic Plan

Current Clients

501(c)(3)(b)(s) Podcast Producer (ongoing)

Cal Poly Pomona, Lecturer, Nonprofit Management Certificate & Leadership Certificate

Cal State Fullerton, Professor, Business & Marketing

CharityHowto.com, Instructor, Webinars on Program Design & Fundraising

Gianneschi Center for Nonprofits, Director & Conference Producer

Harbor Community Benefit Foundation, Coaching & Consulting

Rotary International District 5320, 2019 Speaker & Conference Producer




I heard nothing but rave reviews about your comments, suggestions, and ideas. Thank you for participating, and your experience and expertise!
— Lester Fujimoto, Chief Development Officer, Beverly Hospital

I’m excited for whomever gets to consult with Zoot Velasco next.
— Jennifer Sampson Stewart, Theatre Producer (on Facebook)

Your keynote speech on ‘CBOs in the 21st Century’ was the perfect start to our conference!
— Dr. Susan Cadwalader, CSUF Summer School for Nonprofits