Groups Empowered


Get yourself immersed in Liberating Structures while learning how these microstructures work.  Gain an understanding of Liberating Structures Principles.  You will walk away equipped and energized to change the way you communicate and work together.

Available workshops: ranging from 2 hrs to multiple days

Strategy Prep


Organize your team and prime your organization or community for effective strategy-making. Centering around a "Purpose to Practice" exercise, you will chart out your game plan. Your team will be ready to move your planning effort forward in an enduring way.

 Available workshops: half-day & full-day

Elected Leaders Empowered


Most, if not all, elected leaders want to positively impact economic vitality for the area they represent. This workshop is not teaching elected officials to be economic development practitioners, instead it is tailored to hone in where they can influence policy.

  Available workshops: half-day & full-day 

Essentials for Ec Dev Success


This hands-on workshop engages board members, community leaders and partners for better understanding of all the factors involved in economic development - while teeing up everyone for productive involvement in fostering economic growth. 

  Available workshops: half-day & full-day 


Allison is a popular speaker and trainer for economic development

She has spoken at conferences and special training events for the International Economic Development Council (IEDC), British Columbia EDA, Economic Developers of Alberta, California Academy for Economic Development, Mid-America EDC, Nebraska Public Power District, Northwest Economic Development Course, Oklahoma Southwest Alliance, Oregon EDA, Pacific Northwest EDC, Public Service of Oklahoma, South Carolina EDA, Texas Economic Development Council, Team Texas, Washington EDA, and Wisconsin EDA.


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