Projects

Through my work in community-based organizations since the late 1990s, I have had the opportunity to lead and be a part of many amazing projects. Some of my favorites include:

  • Creating The Fruition Coalition
  • Designing and launching The Fruition Academy of Social Imagination and Action
  • Creating Le Salon Utopique and The Activist’s Muse
  • Developing a series of workshops to develop the capacity of community-based organizations
  • Developing a series of workshops to develop marketing and fundraising skills in the performing arts community
  • Developing two neighborhood revitalization plans
  • Executive producing an award-winning video about hunger
  • Creating strategic plans with and for a regional progressive foundation, a therapeutic riding center, a children’s hospice, and a networking organization
  • Organizing the Lehigh Valley Campaign to Raise the Minimum Wage
  • Creating a community-wide transition to kindergarten plan
  • Creating operations manuals for a multi-site housing and social service organization
  • Co-managing a construction project to expand a shelter for families experiencing homelessness
  • Creating a handbook and replication guide for school-based family support services
  • Editing a regional voter education guide and a statewide political newsletter
  • Designing and securing funding to launch a technology-based workforce development project
  • Collaboratively creating a customer service handbook and professional development program for a multi-service organization with 100 employees
  • Designing a summer park-based educational program to build resilience and prevent summer learning loss
  • Founding a summer fine arts camp for children
  • Designing and teaching online, hybrid, and traditional business and leadership classes for returning adult students
  • Presenting innovative ideas at local, regional, and international conferences both individually and as part of a team
  • Writing and publishing 10 books about leadership and social change