Select Past Clients and Projects

intercity leadership visit

InterCity Leadership Visit

Co-managed the annual study mission by 90 elected officials, business and civic leaders from Minneapolis-St. Paul to another region of the country to learn best practices around education, economic development and urban issues



Ford Site Eco-District Tour to Europe

Planned and managed a five city tour of innovative redevelopment sites for Saint Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and 24 other leaders to inspire the Saint Paul Ford site project


Jobs Central/Corridors 2 Careers

Assisted with project management over two years of a multi-sector regional program to connect employers and long-term unemployed residents along a transit corridor to existing workforce and training resources



Minnesota State Colleges and University Center for Excellence in Strategic Information Technology and Security

Facilitation and moderation of industry summit on workforce issues



Minneapolis-Saint Paul Mayors’ Green Manufacturing Initiative

Lead research and strategy development for the Twin Cities Green Manufacturing Initiative, a partnership between the cities and the Blue Green Alliance to assess the policy and investment needs of the green manufacturing



Progress Plus Economic Development Partnership

Economic development research, planning and implementation



TwinWest Chamber of Commerce

Development of a new cross-sector collaborative to assist the precision manufacturing industry in recruiting and retaining a skilled workforce

City of Brooklyn Park

Facilitated task force and business community gatherings to develop recommendations for Business Forward! Initiative

Austin, Texas Chamber of Commerce: InterCity Leadership Visit

Minnesota Chamber of Commerce

Development and management of CEO community orientation program

Meet Minneapolis

Development and management of The Partnership, a community orientation program and leadership development program for relocated professionals of color

City of Saint Paul

Research and development of economic development strategy

St. Paul Port Authority

Economic impact analysis and industrial development land use research

The Saint Paul Foundation 

Developed organizational framework and guide creation of Urban Oasis, a new entity to implement winning idea in the Forever Saint Paul Challenge