More specifically, C.A. Friend Consulting has expertise in the areas of:

  • Strategic Planning 
  • Program Evaluation
  • Program Development
  • Project Management
  • ​Quantitative & Qualitative Research
  • ​Cultural Competence Training 
  • ​Human Resource Development
  • Community/Stakeholder Engagement
  • Group Facilitation
  • ​Leadership Development
  • Educator Professional Development

In order to accomplish this mission, C.A. Friend Consulting provides services that help organizations to operate more efficiently. In short, we help organizations by consulting them in the implementation of research-based continuous improvement processes. We can also create a custom plan and design a seamless array of services to meet the unique needs of each client. To learn more about our background and service options, click here


If your organization has a goal to positively impact individuals and/or communities then we can help you. We provide our services to a variety of organizations including:

  • Human Service Agencies
  • Non-Profit Organizations
  • K-12 Education Agencies
  • Higher Education Agencies
  • For-Profit Businesses
  • Media Outlets
  • Churches and other Faith Institutions

Our clients are organizations of all sizes and from all business sectors. You can learn more about our past clients on our client page or go to our contact page and send us a message to receive a free initial consultation.



C.A. Friend Consulting was founded in 2008 with a  mission to help create and sustain thriving communities. Research revealed that there are sufficient direct service organizations available to achieve this mission. Thus, C.A. Friend Consulting operates with the belief that if these organizations can use best practices, data-informed decision making, and effective planning processes they can make more efficient use of existing resources and create greater impact.