Professional Services Directory

YZED Projects

Wendy Morrison

Wendy Morrison has over two decades of non-profit management experience in the arts, environment, events, community development, health and social justice. "I initiated YZED Projects to help grow organizational effectiveness and capacity within Yukon's non-profit sector. I want to engage at all stages of an organization's work: from visioning and strategic planning; to system implementation and plan resourcing; to developing strong leaders across the team; to planning for a strong and sustainable financial future. Together, let's take a long lens view, an innovative approach and a collaborative model to help Yukon's NGOs take giant leaps toward creating vibrant, thriving engaged teams, organizations and communities."

  • Coaching/Leadership Development
  • Financial Management
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building

Non Profit Governance Solutions

Cody Sharpe

Service description: I provide policy writing, governance training, program evaluation, and advocacy campaign development services to non-profit boards and executive leadership. I hold a PhD in Public Policy and have over ten years' experience working with NGOs as a volunteer, staffer, and board member. Area of specialisation: Strategic Planning Program Evaluation Organisational Assessment and Change Coaching/Leadership Development Research Policy Analysis/Development Other areas of specialisation: I also have experience working as a consensus-building facilitator and as a lead on stakeholder engagement projects.

  • Coaching/Leadership Development
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Analysis/Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research
  • Strategic Planning

Colette Acheson Consulting

Colette Acheson

Experienced and innovative management professional, with 20 years providing management and communications consulting services to business, government and community organizations. Committed to leading successful and sustainable initiatives using a collaborative and solution - focused consulting approach.

  • Board Governance Training
  • Coaching/Leadership Development
  • Communications/Media Relations
  • Event Organizing
  • Graphic Design/Visual Arts
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Program Evaluation
  • Project Development
  • Project Management
  • Staff Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Volunteer Management
  • Website Design or Hosting

Bartlette Consulting

Deb Bartlette

Deb Bartlette is a seasoned senior leader with proven experience in strategic planning and implementation of solutions and systems which close gaps and solve problems. With a background in institutional leadership and non-profit leadership at the local, provincial and national level, she brings experience in governance, leadership and board development and facilitation. A northern resident for nearly a decade, Deb is committed to reconciliation with indigenous peoples and passionate about capacity and community development in the North. With more than 30 years of experience with non-profit boards and community organizations, she believes in making a difference where you live.

  • Coaching/Leadership Development
  • Facilitation
  • Governance
  • Grant Writing
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Analysis/Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Program Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Volunteer Management

Westropp Management

Amos Westropp

I am an organizational improvement expert providing a range of advisory services, such as strategic planning, board governance training, policy development and research

  • Board Governance Training
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Governance (Carver Model)
  • Research

Malloch Consulting Services

Mal Malloch

MALLOCH CONSULTING SERVICES is a management consulting practice established in 2000 and based in Whitehorse, Yukon. Principal P.I. (Mal) Malloch brings to his engagements over 40 years’ experience including over 15 years’ consulting experience and almost 30 years’ experience in Yukon settings. The focus of his practice includes projects in General research, Program evaluation studies, Strategic planning, Organizational development, Human resource management, All forms of process facilitation Mal has extensive experience as a facilitator and trainer. He has worked with numerous boards of directors on such things strategic planning and various aspects of board development. As well, he has trained directors in conducting effective meetings, program evaluation, policy development and other topics. He has personally served on many boards and has chaired half a dozen or so.

  • Coaching/Leadership Development
  • Communications/Media Relations
  • Conflict Resolution/Mediation
  • Event Organizing
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Analysis/Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research
  • Staff Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Volunteer Management

Patti Balsillie Management Consulting

Patti Balsillie

An accomplished, formally educated, professionally designated Management Consultant, specializing in governance, strategy, engagement - with expertise and first hand-knowledge in the non-profit sector and the visitor economy (aka Tourism industry).

  • Communications/Media Relations
  • Governance
  • Innovation
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Analysis/Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research
  • Social Entrepreneurship
  • Staff Management
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team Building
  • Volunteer Management

StrategyNorth Inc.

Travis Armour

Travis Armour (Master’s Degree, Economics, Queen’s University) StrategyNorth is a professional team of consultants – based in Whitehorse and Yellowknife – with over 100 years of combined experience working with leadership of not-for-profits, and federal, territorial and First Nation governments in the Yukon and Northwest Territories. Joining Mr. Armour (principal consultant| economist | pioneer in impact-based governance) as associates are Mr. David Ramsay (former NWT Minister of Industry, Tourism & Investment and Minister of Justice/Attorney General), Thomas Shepard (Social Innovation Consulting) and Jennifer Wakegijig (MBA, Wake Consulting). StrategyNorth specializes in: impact-based strategic planning and implementation; Board|Council|Executive governance; impact-based organization and program evaluation (Canadian Evaluation Society member); policy|program research, analysis, design and development; and community consultation and engagement. In working with northern and First Nation governments and not-for-profit organizations, StrategyNorth understands the importance of building relationships and connections to create results that reflect cultural values, knowledge and traditions, and to work with organizations and people in a way that is engaging, respectful and supportive.

  • Board Governance
  • Impact-Based Strategy Governance
  • Organizational Assessment & Change
  • Policy Analysis/Development
  • Program Evaluation
  • Research

Partners

2020 Arctic Winter Games
Association franco-yukonnaise (AFY)
Yukon College
YuWin

Sponsors

Yukon News
What’s Up Yukon
CJUC 92.5 FM : Community Radio

Funders

Community Services
Advanced Education