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What Others Say

"Eric brings years of experience and wisdom in working with not-for-profit organizations. His unique insight is invaluable to any entity wishing to strengthen its mission and grow its outreach in the community. He helped us clearly identify our strengths and weaknesses and gave us the confidence to succeed in a $3.3 million capital campaign."

—Peggy Kirkpatrick, Executive Director
Central Missouri Food Bank
Central Missouri Food Bank
Central Missouri Food Bank

"Eric is able to cut through the distractions and get to the core of the issue. His ideas are practical and efficient. And most importantly, they work. What distinguishes Eric is his commitment to our mission."

—Joe Sopcich, Executive Director
Johnson County Community College Foundation

"Eric challenged and coached us through the process of building self-confidence. He supported us when situations were difficult, but he made us go through the process that would allow us to 'own' the results and our success, rather than do it for us. In short, he taught us to fish."

—Kim Harbur, Founder
Gift of Life Foundation
Johnson County Community College
Johnson County Community College

"Eric guided and had an ability to recognize our talents and shortcomings and give us advice accordingly. It's been a very good relationship."

—Cris Medina, Executive Director
Guadalupe Centers, Inc.
Guadalupe Centers
Guadalupe Centers

"Without Eric, we would not be where we are today. He is masterful in this."

—Michael Churchman, Campaign Advisor
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

"It is hard to overvalue timely, succinct and precise advice. When we were seeking to take our organization to the next level, Eric Staley's wisdom and insight served as an invaluable guide. He kept us focused on what was important - our core mission - and helped to clear away the cobwebs of busyness that were keeping us from reaching our full potential. The map he provided for our organization has led to great success. Eric has proven to be a wise and astute sage."

—Chuck Leslie, Director of Development
Santa Fe Christian Schools
Santa Fe Christian Schools Library
Santa Fe Christian Schools

"Eric has a comfortable, yet powerful presentation style. He was able to reassure our board that success is a holistic mindset. The concept that stood out for our board was 'motivational embrace.' I think we all saw that as the key to actualizing our project."

—Alan Lynes, Project Director
Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts
Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts
Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts

"Thank you for the excellent job you have done for the CCCA. Your work made it possible for us to follow our dream"

—Paul Shao, President of the Board
Chinese Cultural Center of America
Chinese Cultural Center of America
Chinese Cultural Center of America

"Wise is the organization or business that engages Eric. He is a true strategic thinker, readily able to grasp the issues and concepts relative to the goal at hand, and convert them to tactics for success. I would welcome his advice and counsel again without hesitation."

—Tim Ipema, Vice President for Marketing and Development
Unity Village and School of Christianity

"During this time [post 9/11] Dr. Staley provided credible reassurance, enabling us to progress as many other efforts in the region slowed dramatically, were put off until later, or failed completely. Eric's motivation and depth of experience were most valuable to our staff, volunteers, and board members."

—Curt Betebenner, Executive Director
Missouri Southern State University Foundation

Missouri Southern State University

"In a nutshell, I think he's brilliant and accessible. Hire him!"

—Angie Dunbar, President of the Board
KEYS Youth Services

For a complete list of organizations Eric Staley has counseled, please contact us.

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7220 South Highway 163
Columbia, Missouri 65203
phone: 573-874-1718
fax: 573-499-1334