EXPERTISE

26+ YEARS OF SAVVY

Solve issues faster, with integrated knowledge across leadership, business, innovation, infrastructure, and sustainability.

RECORD OF RESULTS

Get consistently high-quality results, when you rely on my track record of successful change projects and new initiatives.

INDUSTRY AGILITY

Liberate creative solutions for your government, business, or non-profit enterprise, when you use my experience in multiple industry sectors.

Walked a mile in your shoes

Like you, I am a leader, change agent, and business-owner. I know what it means to run a business, lead a team through difficult times, and create change in organizations and systems. You can rely on me to appreciate your unique environment and focus on results.

Tap into a track record of success

See what we can do together: take a walk through the PROJECTS I’ve delivered for others.

Specialized skills

  • Group facilitation
  • Strategic planning
  • Design thinking
  • Systems thinking
  • Conflict resolution
  • Sustainable business
  • Sustainable infrastructure
  • Project& program management
  • Visual display of quantitative information
  • Public speaking

EXPERTISE

  • GET CREATIVE

    Take my innovation know-how to create success for your new endeavor. Over my entire 26+ year career, I have led start-up programs, launched new services and businesses, and conducted first-ever projects for many clients.

  • STRATEGIZE FOR SUCCESS

    Make your plan actionable and accountable. More than most, I understand the interplay between plans and action, because I have been strategizing – and implementing – for my entire career.

  • ANALYZE FOR INSIGHT

    Inspired problem-solving requires both hard analysis and creative synthesis. I do both, elevating problem-solving to achieve breakthrough.

  • FACILITATE GROUPS

    Your project, no matter how technical, ultimately relies on people and how well they work and think together. As a leader of change, I bring you expert skills in facilitating strategic planning, idea generation & problem-solving, infrastructure design, and decision process.

  • SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE

    You work in public works, the urban environment, sustainable communities, or green design. With two engineering degrees and clients who include include cities, utilities, and major corporations on their infrastructure projects, I understand the lingo and the complexities of your world.

  • SUSTAINABLE ENTERPRISE

    Realize the business value embedded in environmental and socially-responsible corporate practices, by tapping into my 26+ years of experience in leading sustainability programs from inception to maturity, in many sectors.

What’s keeping you up at night, and how can I help?

WHAT CLIENTS SAY

“Andrea is a very quick thinker, active listener, and can facilitate conversations with sensitivity, respect, and a dogged determination to keep things on track.  I would certainly recommend Somersault Consulting LLC for any organization seeking facilitation of any kind, and especially for difficult, multi-entity planning processes.”

Marc DailyExecutive Director, Thurston Regional Planning Council

“I was just really struck with what a fantastic job you did with the Plan…that content is just really excellent and inspiring, and it made it easy to write this grant proposal. Great work on the Initial Strategic Plan! It will continue to yield value for us.”

Rhys RothDirector, Center for Sustainable Infrastructure

“Somersault was a true partner in our strategic thinking program.  Andrea really understood the key challenges we were facing as a business and the emerging talent whose capability we wanted to accelerate. She worked collaboratively to build an experiential based program that introduced new skills that allowed participants solve real issues right away.”

Julie HoneywellChief Human Resources Officer, Paladino & Company

“Andrea really understands how to make the linkage between business performance and environmental/social achievements, bringing the best of both worlds together.”

Robert BeinsteinDirector of Sustainability & IT Practice, Environmental Financial Consulting Group, Inc.