We’ve been navigating Georgia’s political climate for over 20 years through a bi-partisan approach that works. We’re standing at the crossroads of business and government, plotting the course and steering clients through the government maze.
We formulate a practice-based approach for public, private, and nonprofit organizational planning.
We create networks and build relationships by bringing business, government, and other stakeholders together to achieve common goals and solve complex problems that enhance communities and service.
We methodically define, plan, manage, and track projects that include raising capital, manage media, create annual plans and more with innovative and resourceful solution driven thinking for successful execution.
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Experience includes:Ann is a public policy strategist and lobbyist, but in the communities she serves, she’s often referred to as the “go-to pro” for organizations seeking assistance with navigating the legislative process, securing government funding, consensus building and economic development.She was the driving force behind the creation of the Tucker-Northlake CID and served as the organization’s first president for four years, overseeing the creation and first phase implementation of a comprehensive strategic master plan for the community.
As President of ARC Consulting, Ann focuses her expertise on advancing public policy initiatives for her clients, especially in the areas of economic development, tax matters, and children and family related issues. She serves on a number of boards and committees, and is greatly valued for her ability to unite diverse groups as they work together to achieve a common goal.Brings vast organizational formation & CID which makes her an ideal fit to meet the objectives and goals of creating an independent and self-sustaining not-for-profit organization.
Ann’s area of expertise include:• Lobbying at the Local, State and Federal levels• Community Improvement Districts• New organization formation planning and set-up• Community engagement• Organizational work planning• Organization compliance including operations and finance• Database development and reporting• Development and implementation of short-term and long-range plans• Project efficiency and effectiveness evaluation (time mgt & quality control factors)• Guidance of the Planning Committee through its development processo CID Member Recruitment
Public Policy Strategist and Lobbyist with extensive experience establishing positions and implementing campaigns that drive legislative and community change.
Proven Coalition Builder who has coalesced diverse groups in advocating for common goals and; developed strategic public/private relationships on local, state, and federal levels.
Accomplished Project Administrator who has developed and managed annual plans and multi-faceted projects with associated budgets; led staff; managed media; served as spokesperson; and driven fundraising efforts on behalf of not-for profits and community initiatives.
Influential Leader with successful record of building productive relationships at the local and state levels with both elected officials and administrative influencers.