Consulting & Advisory Team

Albert Brulé, MBA
Director, Resource & Business Development

Albert Brulé has over 25 years experience in the nonprofit sector, helping organizations enhance their effectiveness through the development and execution of strategies and programs that deliver measurable results. Albert has worked with community groups, post-secondary institutions, healthcare providers, arts and cultural organizations, social services agencies, environmental charities, international development NGOs, and with numerous government departments and services at the municipal, provincial and federal levels.

As an educator and workshop facilitator, Albert has taught and lectured in fundraising, nonprofit and volunteer management programs at numerous postsecondary institutions, presented at national and international conferences and authored several courses for the National Certificate Program in Fundraising Management launched by the Canadian Centre for Philanthropy and delivered through a consortium of colleges and universities across the country. Albert is a dedicated service provider who values the opportunity to connect you with the expertise and resources of a team of highly-skilled professionals who can help you and your organization identify solutions to strengthen organizational capacity and maximize community impact. Contact Albert

Nicole Kovacs
Lead Consultant

Nicole Kovacs, serves as the Lead Consultant for Pillar Advisory & Consulting Services as part of the Pillar Nonprofit Network and Kovacs Group Inc. collaborative consulting services partnership.

Nicole has significant experience addressing the complex challenges experienced by local, national and international organizations.

Nicole has a B.A. Honours in History, a post-graduate degree in Training and Organizational Development and a Master’s degree in Business. She has over 10 years of experience facilitating projects in the nonprofit sector.Nicole also serves as an instructor in Western University’s Nonprofit Management program.

Nicole strives to develop evidence-informed strategies and solutions that create lasting social impact. With extensive experience managing projects from concept to completion, Nicole is known for her ability to deliver results.

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