Strategic Planning
Engagements

Consulting and facilitation services for a nine month strategic planning process for Voices for Ohio’s Children.  Project elements included collaborating with a small work group of the Board, designing inquiry strategies, analyzing data, facilitating a visioning process including goal setting, and writing the strategic plan.

Two day retreat of national board members to develop a strategic plan for the Grants Managers Network.  Project elements included team building, data analysis, data-driven goal setting, and action planning.

Six week process for the Department of Professional Development/Continuing Education of the Mandel School for Applied Social Sciences at Case Western Reserve University. Project elements include data analysis, integration of stakeholder input to identify strategic direction and goals, and utilization of appreciative inquiry as a framework for planning.

What Clients Have Said

Marcy engaged a very diverse group of individuals through the formation of a two county consortium focusing on a very broad topic. She created an atmosphere that encouraged participation and modeled respect. Marcy not only facilitated the development of common values and goals but developed the setting for cross-pollination across geographical and organizational boundaries.

Janet Weisberg
The Raymond John Wean Foundation

Sample Engagements

Strategic Planning

MLS Consulting consistently delivers high quality, customized strategic planning services.

Coaching

MLS Consulting offers individual leadership and professional coaching, incorporating assessments (e.g. Myers Briggs Type Indicator, StrengthsFinder, DiSC), goal setting, and action planning.