Joan McBride exhibits the highest professional standards in her work. She brings an excellent skill set, a broad range of experience in working with non-profit organizations, and an unparalleled work ethic. She is highly detail-oriented and displays extraordinary follow-through on tasks. She has been an invaluable partner on numerous projects through the years, and I consider her one of the finest consultants I have ever worked with.
--Shelley Hoss, President
Orange County Community Foundation

Meet Our President

Joan Greatrake
McBride began her career at her undergraduate alma mater, the University of California at Irvine, where she served as an intern for the UCI Alumni Association.


Successfully navigating a not-for-profit organization is never easy. Challenges constantly appear on the horizon-whether it's attaining this year's fund-raising goal, crafting a strategy for the organization's future, or meeting an ambitious newsletter deadline.

Greatrake, McBride & Associates, Inc. specializes in guiding not-for-profit organizations through precisely these types of challenges. The company provides consulting services to not-for-profit organizations throughout the United States, with an emphasis on serving agencies headquartered in Southern California. Greatrake, McBride & Associates, Inc. specializes in three areas of service:

Greatrake, McBride & Associates, Inc. adheres to the highest professional and ethical standards established in the not-for-profit field. The company has also met the fund-raising counsel registration requirements of the Office of the Attorney General for the State of California, Registry of Charitable Trusts.

Joan McBride, President
Greatrake, McBride & Associates, Inc.
17602 17 th Street, #102 - 193
Tustin, CA 92680
714-505-4471 (FAX)