Cliff Knettel has joined Widseth Smith Nolting as a funding specialist. Cliff brings over 20 years of experience in grant writing for public, private, and nonprofit organizations.
WSN’s funding department helps clients complete the necessary applications and provides them with the information and documents to get their projects approved by funding sources.
As a funding specialist, Cliff works primarily with cities to obtain and administer loan and grant funding for a variety of projects, including water, sewer, water resource management, fire and police equipment, community facilities, housing, and economic development. These projects are funded with programs such as DEED Small Cities Development Program, DEED Business Development Public Infrastructure, Rural Development, and other programs.