Many of us have sat through stultifying meetings that result in little progress or less than substantive achievement. Unfortunately, they are all too common. This article suggests one solution, facilitation, and explores what it can offer your organization. Strong facilitation brings
Maria Markham brings more than two decades experience as a nonprofit executive and a consultant when she works with nonprofit groups. Her work has extended across the sector with new, emerging, and established organizations. Maria has worked with many diverse groups, individuals and communities including most recently in the US-Mexico border region. She has extensive experience in helping organizations develop strategies and practical approaches to major change and transition points in their growth. In addition to working with groups to help them build and strengthen their boards, translate vision into action, and focus on results and impact, Maria has specialized in capacity building, communications, resource development, and planning.