Tammy Sayles is the El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center Librarian with Pikes Peak Library District. The El Pomar Nonprofit Resource Center is located at the Penrose Branch, downtown Colorado Springs. Tammy provides resources and training on starting a nonprofit, grantseeking, grant writing, fundraising and other nonprofit topics.
Before entering the library profession, Tammy worked as a legislative aide where she was involved in event planning and fundraising. She also worked as interim director for a nonprofit which honed her ability to turn lemons into lemonade. It was also during this time where she learned the valuable lesson of what not to do.
Tammy currently serves on two nonprofit boards. She is passionate about nonprofits and libraries.