Shorthand Consulting offers leaders the tools and inspiration to address big challenges, do their best work, make a meaningful difference, and have fun doing it. We bring an engaging and collaborative approach to leadership development, strategy formation, and organizational capacity-building.

Based in Washington State (Seattle and Bellingham), we work with clients across the U.S.


  • 360-degree leadership assessments
  • One-on-one and group coaching programs tailored for mission-inspired leaders
  • Retreats, trainings, and work sessions for boards, staff, and leadership teams
  • Strategic planning facilitation
  • Organizational assessments
  • Community workshops


  • Mission-inspired leadership
  • Strategy formation
  • Board development and nonprofit governance
  • Strategic fund development
  • Succession planning
  • Coalition-building and community relations
  • Building strong, effective teams
  • Engaging volunteers
  • Making work fun

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