Sunflower Development Solutions makes your online education offerings, live conference broadcasting, marketing campaigns and overall management simple but powerful.

Sunflower Development Solutions LLC provides a variety of services for clients of all size around the globe. These services include marketing strategy, creative and management services utilizing new technology and media tools to enhance the overall experience and success of any campaign or event, regardless of size, audience or geographic location. Additionally, SDS creates and manages education and continuing education events and live online broadcasts, as well as producing educational content in a variety of industries globally, including accounting, architecture and construction, health care and legal.

Our philosophy is simple: Be a partner that brings effective strategy, a history of success and a creative toolkit to insure success of any project at the highest standard of quality.

Our goal is partner with your company or organization to create an effective strategy for success. We have a successful history of helping others discover what makes the most sense for their product, service, event or education model. We can help you determine the best strategy and investment to reach your audience. We are here to help.

Let us match our creativity and strategy with your expertise to create the best outcome.

The Team


Brian K. Foster


Brian is an established leader in new media marketing and training. Foster brings more than two decades’ experience in online education-based video training, new media production and social media communications for professional development and training organizations. Continuing education and training based on platforms developed by Foster currently serve multiple industries, including heavy manufacturing, pharmacy, financial accounting and more.

Rich Drinon


Rich provides training and coaching for leaders, managers and other executives. Drinon is also a professional keynote speaker, having conducted thousands of sessions for hundreds of organizations across North America. He has created multiple online education courses available from Sunflower Development Solutions, which have been given in several industries and promoted at the national and international level by multiple organizations.


Cathy Dunham


Cathy is an experienced professional in federal and state funded programs and grant writing for over two decades. Dunham’s lengthy experience managing both non-profit and for-profit organizations brings a specialized perspective to the accounting and funding needs and operations of her clients. She also brings an eye for the details when it comes to event planning and promotion for smaller corporate retreats to large conferences for several thousand attendees.


Kathi Johnson


Kathi brings several decades of management and corporate planning to SDS and its clients. Johnson, having run her own consultancy for years, has been an integral part of planning for several Fortune 500 companies, including Medtronics, 3M, Ecolab and United Technologies. Johnson’s corporate planning skills cover everything from event and conference management, financial management, manufacturing processes, distributions of services and more.


Galen Johnson


Galen has broadcast several conferences live for multiple industries in his time with SDS. Johnson’s technical background in testing for the United States military involved advanced filming techniques, tremendous advance planning and project management skills. Johnson also has two decades of experience in continuing education planning and execution.

Sandy Bartlett, PhD, PharmD, BCPS


Sandy has been an educator for several decades in many industries, primarily health care. Dr. Bartlett has taught at all levels, including several professional continuing education societies, conferences and more. Dr. Bartlett’s educational planning skills have brought many educational projects to successful fruition. Additionally, she is highly lauded in her field, including being the recipient of an Eli Lilly Achievement Award.


Roger Dunham

Office Management

Roger brings an overall balance of office management with his experience in supervision and management of inventory systems, client databases, staff calendars, and multi-line phone systems for over a decade. Along with the overall office management skills Dunham brings a unique get it done attitude to contract management and event planning as well as print and electronic design for newsletters, pamphlets, and other print media.