Are your policies, procedures, workflows, forms, and manuals out of date, confusing, or nonexistent? We create systematic, clear, and effective operational documents to improve constituent relations, staff morale, and interdepartmental coordination. We specialize in preparing your organization for accreditation and audits. Founder Kathy Johnson Bowles has created more than a hundred core business operation documents and successfully guided institutions through some of the most challenging accreditation processes.
Are your programs reaching your constituents? Relevant? Mission-driven? Cost-effective? Generating revenue? Do you know what and how to grow to achieve your vision? We can conduct reviews and produce reports focused on data, assessment, and best practices. We can led strategic planning retreats as well as write plans, timelines, and measurable goals to increase impact and revenue. We specialize in fundraising, alumni and donor functions, and educational programs. Kathy Johnson Bowles has experience leading teams to break institutional fundraising efforts. Her research on strategic planning as an American Council on Education Fellow has been published by the National Association of College and University Business Officers. She has developed numerous plans for small and large institutions alike.
Are you fully utilizing all the philanthropic funds you have? No? Is it because of a compliance issue? A program no longer exists? Is there a problem operationalizing the funds? Are donor restrictions too complex/confusing? Fund information isn't normalized for automation? Not sure? We can figure it out, sort out issues, and create solutions so you can make the most of all your resources. Our advancement consulting methods are auditor tested and board sanctioned. Kathy Johnson Bowles has uncovered millions of dollars of unspent and underutilized funds at institutions that made a difference in awarding scholarships and other important initiatives.