Managment Consulting Details



Copen & Lind Consulting offers management consulting for established organizations and assistance with public, educational and governmental access startups. Working with the organization as a whole, a Scope of Engagement is created to address and prioritize specific areas and concerns. The consultants then work closely with the organization’s board and staff to create and implement agreed upon objectives. These services include:

  • Board development
  • General organizational management and development
  • Implementation or revision of organizational governance structure
  • Access Plans and long and short range planning
  • National and regional searches for Executive Directors and other staff
  • Rules and procedures development and revision
  • Job description development, evaluation and revision
  • Staff development and reorganization
  • Strategizing for increasing or stabilizing funding
  • Fundraising planning
  • Financial management and budgeting
  • Development and revision of operational procedures and systems
  • Board and staff retreat facilitation
  • Coaching and advising Directors in staff relations and other management issues
  • Board and/or staff mediation
  • Interim Executive Director services
  • Operations management software selection and development
  • Technical assessments
  • Equipment, facility, and new technologies planning
  • Training assessment and curriculum development
  • Volunteer development and retention
  • Public and government relations
  • Community outreach

In addition to management consulting Copen & Lind provide the following:
  • Facility site search and feasibility assessments
  • Facility design and renovation oversight including preparation and presentation of plan sets and renovation specifications
  • Engineering services including equipment selection, bidding and installation
  • Development and negotiation of agreements and contracts such as Performance/Management Agreements, Employment Contracts, Buy/Sell Agreements, Lease Agreements, Contractor/Renovation Contracts, RFP Development and Fiscal Agent Agreements
  • Community ascertainments
  • Franchise renewals and contract negotiations including preparation of all documents.


Copen & Lind Consulting * 22 Ward Street * Amherst, MA 01002
Voice: 413-256-4902 * Fax: 413-256-4944