Stan Levenson has been involved in K-12 fundraising for more than 40 years. One of the foremost K-12 fundraising writers in America, he is known throughout the world as an author of books and articles on fundraising, as a fundraising guru, as a teacher, and as a storyteller extraordinaire. He has been interviewed on radio and television, online, and in the press, and has been quoted in newspapers and magazines across the nation. His most recent fundraising book, Big-Time Fundraising for Today's Schools (Corwin Press, 2007), is being used in schools and school districts around the globe. Another book, How to Get Grants and Gifts for the Public Schools (Allyn & Bacon, 2002), has been used extensively in school districts, colleges, and universities to train teachers and administrators. Levenson's fundraising articles have appeared in The American School Board Journal, Principal Leadership, The School Administrator, Scholastic Administrator, Campus Technology, and other publications. He has been quoted on the front page of USA Today, as well as in publications including Scholastic Administrator, Family Circle Magazine, Interactive Educator, and the Gotham Gazette. He holds a B.S. degree from the State University of New York at Oswego; an M.A. degree from U.C.L.A.; and a Ph.D. degree from United States International University (now Alliant International University) in San Diego. Levenson loves to read, write, play tennis, shoot hoops, and travel. He resides in San Diego, California with his wife, Kay Pantelis. You can contact him through his website: www.stanlevenson.com.