Alisa Klein Consulting

Organizational development for values-based non-profits

What we do:

Alisa Klein Consulting provides management, programmatic, and organizational development services to values-based non-profit organizations working on social justice issues. Alisa specializes in the fields of international policy and peacebuilding, criminal justice, interpersonal violence prevention, and public health. Her work is undergirded by a deep awareness of, and willingness to grapple with, the ways in which race, class, gender inequality, and other social, political, and cultural inequities affect our communities. Alisa Klein Consulting wants to help your organization become stronger, more focused, and as impactful as it possibly can be.





Areas of specialization:

  • Program development, management, and delivery
  • Public policy analysis, advocacy, and strategic planning
  • Development of cross-disciplinary collaborative relationships for the advancement of social and policy change
  • Organizational assessment, strategic planning to move organizations forward in the accomplishment of their mission and goals, capacity building, and reorganization
  • Development and roll-out of communications and media strategies
  • Research and writing of reports, grant proposals, articles, web-based content, and other knowledge products; editing and copy-editing services
  • Meeting, retreat, and conference planning and facilitation
  • Alisa is also a trained mediator with experience working in the fields of restorative and transformative justice



Who is Alisa Klein?

Alisa has served as the Principal of Alisa Klein Consulting since 2003. She has worked with a variety of national, international, and local non-profit organizations on issues from the prevention of sexual violence and child maltreatment, to restorative and transformative justice responses to harm, to peace-building and justice in the Middle East. She is trained in public policy analysis and advocacy, mediation, and research and writing, and possesses expertise in organizational management and development, public health prevention, and criminal justice policy and research. She has a Bachelor's degree from Smith College, and a Master's in International Policy from the Monterey Institute of International Studies.

Who are some of Alisa Klein Consulting's past clients?

  • The Division of Violence Prevention at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • International Women's Peace Service
  • Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers
  • National Sexual Violence Resource Center
  • Louisiana Foundation Against Sexual Assault
  • Rape Crisis Center of Central Massachusetts
  • Iraqi Children's Art Exchange

What are some of the research and writing projects Alisa Klein has completed?