Helmer Consulting specializes in community & project development strategies, relationship
building, training and leadership development.
Build and strengthen local involvement and leadership. I enjoy working with communities on fundraising, volunteer recruitment, business development and retention and creating an entrepreneurial environment.
Working with the developer on leveraging sources of funding, keeping the community in the loop on project progress and serving as a liaison with local, state and federal governmental agencies.
Develop working relationships with organizations, volunteers and local government to bring about positive change.
Facilitation of community strategic planning, work plan development to implement strategy and measurable outcomes.
15 years of Main Street management experience have allowed me to hone my skills in project development, market analysis, team leadership, strategic planning, community outreach, work plan development and implementation strategies, facilitating visioning and board retreats and piecing together project funding. - Mary Helmer, CMSM