I provide expert guidance and partnership to leaders within nonprofit organizations committed to social justice. I build deep, honest relationships with leaders over the course of a project so that we become true partners in getting to the outcomes most needed by the organization. My 20+ years in the nonprofit sector enables me to create environments where clients can reflect on current realities, learn new approaches, and achieve their goals.


I was a CompassPoint staff member (a leading nonprofit capacity building organization) for 17 years and now have my own consulting and coaching practice.

I am a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach and blend strengths-based principles into my work.

I have a Bachelor of Arts in Women's Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Nonprofit Administration from the University of San Francisco.




Expert trainer, facilitator, content coach and consultant in the following areas:

  • Nonprofit governance, board development

  • Adaptive leadership

  • Strengths based leadership

  • Leadership development program design

  • Staff/talent development, performance management

  • Organizational development

  • Theory of Change development

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