Capabilities Statement

Heidi Kolbe: Master Facilitator, Mentor Trainer, Visual Illustrator

Heidi Kolbe: Master Facilitator, Mentor Trainer, Visual Illustrator

The Kolbe Company brings collaborative leadership tools to national and international clients. We specialize in meeting facilitation, leadership training, organization development, public engagement, training and consulting for government agencies and non-profit organizations. We have helped hundreds of organizations work through sticky issues and engage the hearts and minds of stakeholders to make a difference. We bring our professionals, trained at the Master’s level, with skills and experience to unlock your team’s creativity and wisdom.

Key Differentiators:

  • Facilitate highly engaging meetings that spark innovation and creativity
  • Change and transition management for organization development
  • Our process provides fast results – strategic plans in 2 days; project plans in 2 hours
  • Technology of Participation (ToP™), our own proprietary process, builds public engagement and creates high performing teams that improve processes and profits
  • Professionally designed and visually illustrated meetings achieve results quickly with accelerated strategic and action planning.
  • Able to facilitate onsite or virtual meetings to meet your unique organizational needs
  • Certified Master Facilitators, each with 10-20 years experience in managing organization change and leadership development

Examples of Past Performance:

Provided California Fuel Cell Partnership with a 2-day facilitated session with subject matter experts on hydrogen truck and infrastructure development which resulted in a draft statewide action plan for California in adopting new fuel cell technology.
Nico Bouwkamp, 916-375-8050, nbouwkamp@cafcp.org

Provided First 5 Placer Children and Families Commission with 15 years of facilitation services on strategic planning and performance evaluation which substantially increased and improved services to children and families.
Janice LeRoux, 530-745-1304, jleroux@placercoe.k12.ca.us

Provided the California Air Resources Board with consulting and 1-day executive leadership session to analyze and prioritize risks which resulted in corrective action plans and compliance with the Statewide Leadership Accountability Act.
Alice Stebbins, alice.stebbins@arb.ca.gov


The Kolbe Company Client List

 LOCAL, STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENT  Alameda County Department of Public Health  Bureau of Reclamation  California Department of Aging  California Department of Consumer Affairs  California Department of Corporations  California Department of Boating and Waterways   California Environmental Protection Agency – Department of Toxic Controlled Substances  California Department of Fish and Wildlife  California Department of General Services – Office of the State Architect  California Department of Public Health   California Department of Rehabilitation  California Franchise Tax Board   California Fuel Cell Partnership  CA Governor’s Office of Planning and Research  California Lottery   California Secretary of State  California State Controller’s Office  CalPERS – CA Public Employees Retirement System  Caltrans – CA Department of Transportation  City of Sacramento – City Clerk’s Office  City of Sacramento Department of Finance  City of Sacramento Public Works Department  Consumnes Preserve Management Plan  First Five Placer Children and Families Commission  Fresno County Department of Public Health  Job One Employment Resource Center  Marin County Public Health  Auburn Faith Hospital  Placer County Economic Development Center  Sacramento County Executive’s Office  Sacramento County Information Systems  Sacramento County Public Works Agency  Sacramento Metropolitan Fire Department  Sandia National Laboratories  Sierra Lakes County Water District  Solano County Habitat Conservation Plan  Solano County Water Agency

ENERGY AND ENVIRONMENT  California Air Resources Board  California Fuel Cell Partnership  International Council on Clean Transportation  Plug-In Electric Vehicle Collaborative  San Diego Gas and Electric

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS    Building Industry Association  California Society of Professional Engineers  Cooperative Personnel Services  International Association of Facilitators  Personnel Testing Council of Northern California  ToP° Trainers Network  Western Consortium for Public Health

FOR PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS  Aerojet Rocketdyne  Center for Strategic Facilitation  CH2M Hill  Genentech  Intel Corporation  META Information Services  Positive Impact Consulting  Toyota   Vanir Construction Management  Vista Livestock Company

NON-PROFIT AND NON GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS   Association of California Healthcare Districts  California Alliance with Family Farmers  California State Employees Association  Children’s Miracle Network  Donner Summit Area Association  Food for All   Furturo Camp 2014 – Poland  Institute of Cultural Affairs  International Association of Visual Practitioners  Lutheran Church of the Ascension   Peace Lutheran Church  Myelin Project  North Tahoe Business Association  Sacramento Emergency Housing Assistance Center  Sacramento Mediation Center  Sierra Business Council  Sparks Museum and Cultural Center  Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation  Truckee Donner Land Trust  United Way California Capital Region

EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS   California Community Colleges   California State University Sacramento  Los Rios Community College District  Oakdale Joint Unified School District  Peralta College Foundation Board of Directors  Placer County Office of Education  Sacramento Children’s Commission  Sacramento City Unified School District  Tahoe Truckee Unified School District

HEALTH AND MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS AND AFFILIATIONS  California Academy of Family Physicians  California Dental Association  California Emergency Medical Assistance Authority  California Healthcare Foundation  Marshall Medical Center  Medical Board of California  Placer Children’s Health Initiative  Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital  Sutter Roseville Medical Center   Saint Helena Hospital  Sutter Health – Hospitals  Tobacco Free Regional Project  Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District  University of California Children’s Hospital

JUSTICE SYSTEM   American Bar Association  California Administrative Office of the Courts   California Attorney General  California Department of Justice  California Judicial Council  City of Sacramento Police Department Communications Division  Missouri State Courts  National Appellate Court Clerks  National Association of Judicial Educators   National Center for State Courts  Alpine County Superior Court  Amador County Superior Court  Butte County Consolidated Courts  Calaveras County Superior Court  Contra Costa County Superior Court  El Dorado County Superior Court  Fresno County Superior Court  Glenn County Superior Court  Lake County Superior Court  Napa County Superior Court  Marin County Superior Court  Mariposa County Superior Court  Mendocino County Superior Court  Monterey County Superior Court  Placer County Superior Court  Sacramento County Superior Court  San Benito County Superior Court  San Bernardino Consolidated Courts  San Joaquin County Superior Court  Siskiyou County Superior Court  Solano County Superior Court  Stanislaus County Superior Court  Sutter County Superior Court  Tulare County Superior Court  Tuolumne County Superior Court  Yuba County Superior Court

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