Strong Consulting


At Strong Consulting, we believe a thriving community empowers all people. And that healthy organizations contribute to healthy communities. That’s why we’re focused on fostering action that lifts people up, strengthens organizations, and creates stronger, more resilient, and more vibrant communities. Owner and Principal Consultant, Maggie Strong, helps organizations and communities think creatively and act strategically, blending quality data collection and analysis with a deep commitment to ensuring all voices are heard. She is an expert facilitator, trained in the Compression Planning® methodology, and certified in Nonprofit Board Consulting through BoardSource. She brings authenticity, humor, and urgency to client projects - both big and small. With expertise in community and economic development, planning, and public engagement, Maggie positions clients for growth through effective planning and communication; and helps communities and organizations solve problems by leveraging local talent, forging strong public-private partnerships, and engaging stakeholders.

Our Services:

• Comprehensive Services: Strategic Planning, Community/Downtown Assessments
• Training & Coaching Services: Board Development & Engagement, Public/Stakeholder Engagement,
• AI for Nonprofits
• A La Carte Services: Compression Planning for Decision Making, Mission, Vision, & Values
• Facilitation, Action Plan Facilitation, Focus Groups, SWOT Analysis, Stakeholder Surveys & Interviews, Public Surveys, Workshops - In-Person or Virtual, Speaking & Events
2105 Prairie Avenue
Quincy, IL 62301

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