Mr. Burdette has practiced law since 1972. He is a graduate of Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois (B.A., 1969), Columbia Law School, NY, NY (J.D., 1972) and University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida (MBA, 1982). He has almost 40 years of experience in many fields including securities law, finance, investment banking, patent prosecution and litigation and contract law. In addition to his legal work, Mr. Burdette has a strong background in business, having translated his education in both law and business into a practice that included doing debt and equity reorganizations (turnarounds) of businesses that found themselves in difficult financial condition. Charity Services Centers, P.A. was founded by Mr. Burdette as a means of offering practical as well as legal assistance to charitable organizations so they can make the greatest possible contribution to the people who need their services in communities throughout the United States.
Robert joined CSC in January 2015. He quickly began managing the daily operations of the main office and coordinating the nonprofit information from our various regional offices. Robert has experience working in supply chain management and the finance industry. Robert joined CSC to support nonprofits within the Miami area that are promoting social change in their local communities. Recently, he has started supporting a local nonprofit that provides technology services and equipment to the underserved communities in Miami to bride the gap of the digital divide.
Lucinda is the Rocky Mountain Regional Director based in Fort Collins, Colorado. She has over 15 years professional experience that includes entrepreneurship support, workforce development, nonprofit management, consulting and international social entrepreneurship. Lucinda earned her MBA in Global Social & Sustainable Enterprises from Colorado State University and Bachelors from Bryn Mawr College.
David focuses on strategic development and expansion of Educate Tomorrow, a reputable nonprofit supported by CSC, into Colorado. He has over 30 years of experience in managing growth initiatives for regional, national and global companies. His areas of expertise include business development, capital fundraising, account management, marketing and sales management. David is a graduate of Colorado State University, Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with High Distinction and lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.
Alex has over 25 years of financial management experience, including Vice President and Business Manager of a telecommunications company. Alex has worked with Charity Deposits Corp since 2005 and is currently the President. She has been instrumental in catalyzing CDC’s growth through financial management and operational and administrative oversight. As CSC’s Vice President, she is responsible for managing bank relations and facilitating meaningful connections between banks and nonprofits. Alex also sits on the Board of Directors for the Center for Social Change and has years of experience of community service.