Shondi Johnson

Freelance Grant Writer & Proposal Writer

Location:Cherokee, North Carolina, United States
2 Skills
Shondi L. Johnson

Montreat College, Montreat NC
Associate of Applied Science: Business Administration
May 26, 2005


March 2008 – Present
Tribal Planner/Grant Writer, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, Cherokee, NC
Plan, develop, seek funding from agencies such as HUD, FEMA, IHHS, DOE, and DOJ for ideas and projects that promote or improve the health, education, environment, social, cultural, recreational and economic status of the enrolled members of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.
August 2005 - March 2008
Table Games Host, Harrahs Cherokee Casino, Cherokee, NC
Serve as a dealer for blackjack and baccarat table games. Receive cash and issue gambling chips. Cash out chips upon completion of play. Customer service.
July 2002 – March 2005
Education Supervisor, Cherokee Youth Center/Boys & Girls Club, Cherokee, NC
Supervised seven staff. Plan, develop and implement educational curriculum for members of club. Organize structure and function of overall club staff and programs. Serve as Inter-rim Director for Director during any absences.
October 1999 – July 2002
911 Technician/Secretary, 911/Emergency Management Program, Cherokee, NC
Clerical duties, correspondence, customer service. Organize events, purchases, monitor program budget and expenditures, daily download for telephone record database from telephone company.


Valedictorian, HS graduating class, 5/28/94

Member, EBCI Strategic Energy Committee, 2010-2013

Formulating Public Policy, NC EM, 1999
ICDBG Supernofa, Chicago IL, 2008
Introduction to Grant Writing, Falmouth Institute, 2009
Skill Builders-Financial Management & Accountability, CPFdn, 2010
Advanced Grant Writing, Falmouth Institute, 2012
Successful Grant Writing, Selling & Sustaining Your Program, NCJTC, 2013
Skills (2) Rating
Grant Writing
Proposal Writing