Facilitation & Consulting
Mike got his start facilitating groups as a young leader in high school decades ago and found his passion at an early age. Mike is passionate about creating spaces where all voices are heard across differences. Whether it’s a retreat, a strategic planning process, a leadership development program, or an organizational change initiative you can be confident that Mike will both design and facilitate a process where all voices get heard and honored.
As a seasoned professional who has hands on experience starting up and managing programs and organizations, Mike provides helpful guidance for organizations and businesses implementing organizational change initiatives. Mike brings a wide breadth of experience in board development, program management and transition management.
Mike Beebe is a great facilitator and presenter, and he can educate you about the difference between the two! Mike also has a strong anti-racism analysis, which make his ‘How to be an Effective Ally’ workshops stand out!
GROUP FACILITATION SKILLS
ORGANIZATIONAL CHANGE INITIATIVES
Whether it’s the development of a volunteer training program, a staff leadership development plan, a ‘train the trainer’ manual, or a youth leadership training program, Mike can collaborate with your staff to write, edit, or enhance curriculum for your program or organization.
Mike’s experience in this arena includes the creation of a supplemental curriculum to help students explore the difference between philanthropy as charity and philanthropy as social justice for Penny Harvest and the re-writing of a semester-long youth leadership curriculum for high school students for Youth Leaders of Promise. Additionally, Mike has been involved in the training of AmeriCorps and VISTA Members for over a decade now, collaborating on writing, training, and facilitating of several different training programs for AmeriCorps & VISTA members including but not limited to the Northwest VISTA Leader Retreat, the ongoing development of the current VISTA Pre-Service Orientation Curriculum, Life After AmeriCorps/VISTA, and NCCC Summer of Service Orientation.