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Nagle of Laporte named CLC grant writer

Kimberle Nagle

Kimberle Nagle of Laporte is the new grant writer at Central Lakes College, Brainerd and Staples. She will coordinate and manage external funding opportunities offered by corporations, foundations, and government sources.

Nagle was most recently director of development for the Bemidji State University Foundation.

Since 1997 she has owned and been principal consultant for LaSalle Group, LLC, of Laporte.

She has written proposals, assessment tools and feasibility studies for several agencies, as well as coordinated fundraising, surveys, and training as a consultant.

She served as executive director for The People Connection, Inc., in northwest Minnesota from 2003-07, and she was director of outreach and continuing education for the Leech Lake Tribal College at Cass Lake from 2000-03.

She has directed operations related to women's business development in Bemidji and owned businesses in North Dakota and Minnesota.

A Bemidji State University graduate, Nagle is an award-winning public speaker.

She authored and designed curriculum for financial empowerment - "How to Budget When You Never