Customized Consulting & Professional Services:
Help WHEN and WHERE your nonprofit needs it most.

Nonprofit executives are faced with the same management issues as their for-profit counterparts — with the added difficulty of limited time and financial resources. 

The targeted assistance of an expert adviser is often a practical and cost-efficient method for addressing internal issues such as:

--Human Resources
--Strategic & Annual Planning
--Governance & Leadership
--Mission Development & Refinement
--Program Development & Evaluation
--Executive Search
--Volunteer Recruitment & Management
--Fund Development
--Group Facilitation
--Performance Measurement (Outcomes)
--Succession Planning
--Interim Management
--Leadership Development
--Grant Writing
--Special Events
--Organizational Communication
--Mentoring & Coaching


NICNE has assembled a team of highly-skilled consultants and professionals with a wide variety of experience and expertise who are ready to create a customized plan to assist you and your organization. Please contact us today to discuss the needs of your organization and to initiate contact with an expert whose knowledge and skills will best address those needs.

Click on each advisor’s name to read their profile and see their areas of expertise!

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Rhonda Arends

Marsha Block

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David A. Buchen

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Gabriel Chappell

Raymond W. Empereur

Jeff Fahrenwald

Alan Gibby

Stuart Barnes Jamieson

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Renee Myers

Randa Noble

Cheryl Peters

James Provenza

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Brad Roos

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Betsy Swenson

Roger Turnquist


Department Information

Center For Nonprofit Excellence
PURI School of Business--Lower Level
5050 E. State St.
Rockford, IL 61108

Jennifer Smith, Program and Membership Coordinator