Projects

Other projects

BUY FROM YOUR NEIGHBOR
Developed and established New Castle County, Delaware’s program aimed at increasing markets for locally grown agricultural products and availability of fresh produce for county residents. Partnered with the March of Dimes to create The Farmer and the Chef fundraising event.

STRATEGIC PLANNING SESSIONS FACILITATION
Delaware Clean Cities Coalition, Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control

FIRST STATE HISTORIC PARK (DNREC)
Facilitated focus group meetings on 5-year planning for the First State Heritage Park with representatives from the tourism industry, downtown economic development, and community representatives.

DELAWARE CITY ECOTOURISM PLAN
Facilitated the Advisory Committee and subcommittees (Programming, Marketing, & Trails) through a six-month process to develop an action-­oriented ecotourism plan addressing interests of hikers, cyclists, bird-watchers, canoeists and historical tourists. Identified and prioritized ecological restoration projects that are currently being undertaken.

CLEAN WATER NETWORK
Facilitated the two-­day strategic planning session for the Clean Water Network board, including development of board policies as will as organizational strategic planning.

STATE HISTORIC PRESERVATION PLAN
Public workshop facilitation
Delaware State Historic Preservation Office

CITY OF DOVER PUBLIC MEETINGS – HISTORIC COMMISSION
Facilitated contentious public meetings regarding the proposal to abolish the city’s Historic Commission.

COMPREHENSIVE PLAN PUBLIC WORKSHOP FACILITATION
City of Dover, Delaware

WHITE CLAY CREEK STATE PARK MASTER PLAN
Delaware State Parks

FACULTY RETREAT FACILITATION
Facilitated a faculty retreat to address issues that have arisen among faculty members. At the retreat, the faculty developed a Department Vision, principles for respectful communication and interaction and a departmental decision-making process

STRATEGIC PLANNING FACILITATION
Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation

STRATEGIC ACTION PLAN
Delaware Department of Agriculture

RENEWABLE PORTFOLIO STANDARDS REGULATION PUBLIC MEETING FACILITATION
Delaware Public Service Commission

FIRST STATE HERITAGE PARK PROGRAMMING OPPORTUNITIES AND PRIORITIES FACILITATION
Delaware State Parks

STATE BUILDING ENERGY USE
Delaware Office of Management and Budget – Identified data sources, collected and developed database of building energy use for key state office
buildings. Developed benchmarks and metrics for measuring progress on energy efficiency.

LEGISLATIVE SUPPORT SERVICES
Chesapeake Utilities

CAPITAL FUNDRAISING
Delaware Aerospace Education Foundation

COASTAL ZONE PERMITTING ASSISTANCE
Provided consultative services to Ultrachem Inc (Ultrachem) in its application for a Coastal Zone Permit for increased production at its facility in New Castle, DE. Assisted Ultrachem in navigating its permit application through the DNREC permitting process with the goal of expediting the process to the maximum extent possible.

COASTAL ZONE STATUS DECISION ASSISTANCE
Metalworking Lubricants

TECHNICAL DOCUMENT REVIEW
Soheil Gharebaghi, PE

COASTAL ZONE PERMITTING RESEARCH
DuPont Company

TECHNICAL DOCUMENT EDITING
University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, & Environment