These wonderful women partner with Kris on occasional client projects and always share wisdom, resources, and referrals generously.
Lauri Alpern, President, Open Door Advisors. Lauri is a leading organizational development and social entrepreneurship strategist and advisor for high impact organizations.
Margie Devine, President, Devine Consulting: Catering to nonprofit organizations seeking fundraising counsel, executive search services and strategic guidance to senior leadership and their boards. http://devineconsulting-chicago.com/
Debra A. Hass, President and Principal Consultant, Serendipity Consulting, Inc: Emphasizing program development and management, evaluation, research, and writing.
Heather Parish, Consultant, Strategies for Community Economic Development and Finance: Specializing in developing strategies and capacity-building initiatives that promote comprehensive community development, providing strategic planning, program design/implementation, project management/coordination and collaboration, and organizational capacity-building and technical assistance.
Debbie McCann, founder and partner, W4Sight LLC: Providing software selection and implementation services to nonprofits, specializing in donor management, program management, and agency-wide reporting needs. We also provide training, re-configuration, and data cleanup services on software systems clients already have in place.
Lisa Marie Pickens, Independent Consultant to Nonprofits, including Philanthropy: Specializing in strategic planning, organizational development, board development, executive coaching, program design, assessment and evaluation services to nonprofits.
Laura Jansen, Principal Consultant, Jansen Consulting: Providing foundation and grants management, fundraising audits and planning, grant writing and prospect research, donor communications, storytelling techniques in fundraising, and training on grant writing and fundraising best practices.
Laura Kaufman, President, Partners in Effective Philanthropy: Providing fundraising and Board/staff leadership development strategy to help nonprofits change the world and providing assessment, planning, training, major gift and annual campaign strategy development.
Jean Butzen, President and Founder, Mission Plus Strategy Consulting: Helping agencies with strategic restructuring and other “big-picture” areas of need in Strategy, Structure, Leadership, and Culture.
Laura McAlpine, LCSW, Principal, McAlpine Consulting for Growth, LLC: Amplifying the effectiveness of non-profits by providing organizational development, strategic planning, policy advocacy, leadership coaching, meeting facilitation, conference/event planning services.