Program Development

Performance design for organizations and existing or new programs.  Lead more than 150 strategic planning projects and dozens of conservation planning, business planning, organizational development projects for more than 450 clients (recent list).  Lead non-profit mergers and start-up projects for conservation groups and mission-driven companies.

Governance Strategy

Working with non-profit boards for practical results.  Serve as a resource for boards, committees, board leaders and individual board members.  Relevant postings.

Lead executive director search projects.

Director Growth

Personal and professional performance achievement for conservation leaders.  Serve as an ongoing or incident-specific coach for executive directors, board chairs and board committees.  Facilitate a monthly entrepreneur’s group.  Served on the faculty for the Land Trust Alliance executive director leadership group.

Project Management

Design, execution and training in organizing work into implementable packages.  Conducted training in project management for the Land Trust Alliance, The Nature Conservancy and others in Canada, China, Indonesia and the U.S.   Lead conservation project in the U.S., Caribbean and South America.

Charitable Strategy

Direct, personal and online packages for raising funds to carry out your mission.

Developed dozens of fundraising plans, external communication programs and staff and board fundraising training programs.

Athletic Performance

Certified USA Triathlon Level 1 coach and NLP practitioner with more than 120 hours advanced study. USA Triathlon All-American and Ironman All-World Athlete. Have worked with hundreds of athletes, from beginners to Olympians, on mental conditioning to enhance performance.  Co-author, with Craig Howie, of The Four Pillars of Triathlon: Vital Mental Conditioning for Endurance Athletes. Mental skills coach with D3 Multisport.  Sponsored by Justin’s.

Successful climbs in Nepal, Mexico, Kenya.  Summited all 14,000-foot peaks in the US outside Alaska.