Cynthia Wiedemann has been a fundraiser on the Dallas political scene for many years.
Fundraising Solutions has raised money for Republican primary Presidential candidates and PAC's, statewide offices, Texas Senate and legislative races, focus specific Political Action Committees and local non-partisan mayoral and city council races over the past 30 years. Through the use of an enormous company-built database, Fundraising Solutions is able to find the best support for the candidate through an extensive list of donors and election-specific givers. Fundraising Solutions has had great success throughout the state of Texas and raised millions of dollars in the 2013-14 statewide election cycle with an unprecedented win ratio.
Cynthia Wiedemann, founder of Fundraising Solutions, is a highly respected name in the Texas political scene and has been for 30 years.
Katherine Watson came to Fundraising Solutions from a non-profit fundraising background working most recently in East Africa and Little Rock, Arkansas.
Katherine graduated from the University of Central Arkansas where she studied Business Administration and Family and Consumer Sciences. Serving as an independent event planner and fundraiser for various organizations in college, Katherine moved to East Africa to continue her work in non-profit event planning and fundraising with Bridge2Rwanda. While in East Africa she also worked as a business and design consultant for women's textile and jewelry cooperatives. Since her return to the U.S. she has been the Fundraising and Marketing chair and the Legislative Representative for Partners Against Trafficking Humans and as the Administrative Manager for Community Health Network. She is excited to expand to political fundraising, working with Fundraising Solutions and its various campaigns.
Gloria Steinke is new to political fundraising, however, she has brought fresh ideas and a new prospective to the team.
Gloria graduated from Southern Methodist University, where she received a BA in Markets & Culture, with a minor in International Studies. As an organized and very motivated worker, Gloria has been involved in several different areas of business, such as-Independent Business Strategy Consulting, Business Analyst Intern at Ericcson, and a Student Liaison for the George W. Bush Presidential Library.
Since joining the Fundraising Solution's team in 2013, Gloria has worked on several state-wide fundraising campaigns, including Dan Patrick for Lt. Governor, Ken Paxton for Attorney General, Ryan Sitton for TX Railroad Commissioner, and lead the fundraising effort for Sid Miller for TX Ag Commissioner. She has shown great leadership, initiative and communication skills in developing new internal systems which have improved overall business coordination and fundraising efficiency. Gloria also lead the team in organization of many large fundraising events during the election cycles. She is excited to help expand Fundraising Solutions' network and efficiency.