EcoLeaders is a mission-driven consulting firm specializing in organizational planning, leadership and team development, and managing culture and change. Our tailored approach provides a personalized experience for our clients.
Who We Are
At EcoLeaders, we believe that knowledge generated from within has more power to create change than knowledge imposed from the outside. We see our role as helping you ask the right questions and shining a light in places you may not have looked before so you are supported in discovering the answers for yourself. Our processes center growth and development so that you build the capacities necessary to implement your plans.
Our network of partners brings diverse expertise in conservation, DEAI/community engagement, behavior change, and leadership coaching to bear for your organizational growth and learning. Learn more our network.
How We Work
We help organizations reimagine their challenges, goals, and aspirations through the lens of EcoLeadership. By embracing this perspective, we guide our clients to recognize that, much like the intricate ecosystems of our natural world, organizations are dynamic, interconnected entities that thrive when they operate in harmony with their environment. Our aim is to foster resilient, adaptable, and thriving organizations that are attuned to the needs of all stakeholders, foster resilience, and are not only successful but also synergistic with their surroundings. We emphasize the importance of empathy, collaboration, and a deep understanding of the ever-changing, interwoven elements within and outside an organization.
What We Offer
EcoLeaders takes a holistic approach to planning because your organization’s ability to deliver on mission depends on more than having the right strategy. We offer a range of services to help you do more for your mission.
- Organizational planning. Strategic, operational, and conservation planning processes and products.
- Leadership and team development. Leadership development retreats, workshops, and programs for groups of any size.
- Managing culture and change. Change management and adaptive challenge coaching.
- Group facilitation. Meeting and workshop planning and facilitation to get the most out of your time together.
- Specialized recruitment. Targeted recruitment and executive search services for specialized, hard-to-fill roles.
EcoLeaders works primarily with zoos, aquariums, and other conservation organizations, including partnering with WAZA on their most recent strategic plan. Hear from WAZA and other clients about what it’s like to work with us.
The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is the global alliance of regional associations, national federations, zoos and aquariums, dedicated to the care and conservation of animals and their habitats around the world.