Our Approach

We believe people are the heart of every organization which is why our first priority is to understand how we can best serve your managers, teams and individuals in carrying out their mission. 

We carefully listen, gather data, synthesize what we’ve heard, and respond with recommendations and support for the best course of action based on real-world experience.

We dedicate ourselves to providing you with the most relevant, timely and valuable services and tools. Our extraordinarily high level of accountability throughout all phases is a key component of our engagement as we work toward ultimate success together.

Meet Ami and Jesse

Principal Consultants and Co-Founders


Ami Atkinson Combs   

Ami's innate understanding of systemic patterns in communication is a cornerstone of her work in helping individuals and teams, as well as organizations, to strengthen relationships internally and with clients.  Ami offers emotional intelligence and communication coaching and training for corporations, educational institutions, nonprofits, government and community organizations.  The cutting edge skills she teaches are also applicable to individuals and families.  Ami is co-author of the Benjamin Franklin Award winning audiobook Taking Power Struggle Out of Parenting with her mother, Sharon Strand Ellison.

Jesse Combs   

Jesse Combs is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) 4.5 Agilist with over 15 years’ experience providing exceptional project and program management leadership services in biotech, pharmaceutical, chemical, footwear, healthcare, real estate and high technology industries.  He is known for composed professionalism, organizational acumen, and expert communications, and has a keen ability to build and lead strong, energized teams, and to develop and implement processes and tools that streamline the work of running a project or program.

Next Steps...

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