Liza Culick, Esq, MPH, CPCC, is Principal of Culick Consulting & Coaching. She has a background in law and public health, and more than 25 years of experience in the nonprofit sector.

Liza serves as a consultant, coach, thought partner, facilitator and trainer. Her work focuses on leadership and network development. Her organizational consulting includes assessment, strategy and planning, and the design and facilitation of multi-organization processes in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors.

A leading practitioner in the area of cohort leadership development, Liza has spearheaded innovation in the design and delivery of leadership development programs and learning communities for CEO/Executive Directors and emerging leaders. She has developed and led programs for a range of foundation partners.

Liza is also a founding partner of Story4, a multimedia production studio whose creative team won a 2007 Emmy Award for New Approaches to News and Documentary Programming (www.story4.org).

Liza has served as a nonprofit administrator, foundation program officer, board member, and advocate. She currently serves on the board of the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music.

Liza is a Certified Professional Coach (CPCC) and a certified Meyers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) practitioner. In addition to degrees in law and public health, she studied Chinese and political science as at Wellesley College, and completed language study programs in mainland China and Taiwan.

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Co-author, The Due DiligenceTool: for use in pre-grant assessment (2004) and Tool for Assessing Startup Organizations: a due diligence supplement for grantmakers (2003), both published by Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO).

Co-author, The Nonprofit Mergers Workbook, Part II: Unifying the Organization after a Merger (2004).

Our Team

Culick Consulting & Coaching assembles teams to meet the needs of clients and their projects. Frequent partners include consultants with expertise in nonprofit finance, fund development, and leadership/learning community facilitation.