Consultant Connection™

Connecting CSDA Members with consultants that offer exclusive benefits/services.


consultantconnectionWhen your agency needs the expertise of a consultant in organizational development, strategic planning or many other areas do you know where to turn?

The CSDA Consultant Connection™ was developed to give our members access to a pool of experts who provide exclusive discounts and special benefits for a variety of services. Some include:

 

  • Leadership/Board Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Board Planning/Facilitation
  • Succession Planning
  • Organizational Assessment
  • Public Outreach/Communications
  • Change Management

CSDA’s Consultant Connection™ is your source for these services and more. Simply complete the form to your right and CSDA staff will connect you with the consultant(s) you select so you can receive exclusive discounts and/or benefits as a CSDA member.

General Disclaimer: CSDA provides this service as a resource and member benefit only and does not formally endorse the participating consultants. Participating consultants are Business Affiliate members of CSDA that have elected to offer one or more exclusive benefits/services to CSDA members.

 


ARIES ADVISORS

Services Provided:

– Cell Site Consulting


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Complimentary 30-minute consultation (one per member/per year)

2. 10% discount on standard fees for all CSDA members

3. Complimentary review of all existing cell site leases (one per member/per year)


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BHI Management Consulting

Services Provided:

– Leadership/Board Development
– Strategic Planning Services/Development
– Board Planning/Facilitation Services
– Succession Planning
– Organizational Assessment
– Change Management
– Recruitment


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free 15-minute initial consultation
(one per member, per year)

2. 10% discount on services


 

Contractor Compliance & Monitoring, Inc.

Services Provided:

– Resources & Education/Prevailing Wage
– Public Construction/Prevailing Wage


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free 15-minute initial consultation
(one per member, per year)

2. 50% discount on CCMI webinars
(limited to three registrations per year)

3. 1 free copy of CCMI’s Davis-Bacon Handbook for Public Agencies
(limit one per agency per year)


 

GoodBoardWork.com presents regular information to subscribers through weekly targeted content designed for public agency elected and appointed officials and delivered right to your inbox.

Services Provided:

– Leadership/Board Development
– Online Training


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. 10% off subscription service


 

Kampa Community Solutions

Services Provided:

– Leadership/Board Development
– General Management/Issue Management Services
– Grant Services

CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free “Issue Management” consultation by phone or email to understand the district’s needs and concerns, identify the approach and services necessary. When contracted, 30% off the normal billing rate for the first 20 hours of management services. We offer expertise to handle any and all special district management, administrative, community, communication or service related issue using proven strategies and tactics developed and delivered by competent, experienced and certified Special District Administrators.

2. 50% off the first three months of contracted “Mobile District Manager” subscription services for small special districts that cannot afford or cannot seem to attract or retain a qualified manager. We provide a highly qualified, certified Special District Administrator available 24/7 to work with district staff and the board keeping districts solvent, providing efficient and high quality services and operating with full transparency and accountability. We offer management expertise in all types and sizes of special districts.

3. Free “Grant Seeker” consultation by phone or email to understand the district’s needs and identify appropriate grant opportunities, the approach and services necessary. When contracted, 20% off the normal billing rate for all grant locating and writing services provided by our staff, and management of all third party contracts if necessary for technical writing, at no added markup. We offer expertise to find the money for any and all special district projects and services.

4. Free “Performance Benchmarking” consultation by phone or email to understand the district’s services, current level of services provided and where the district would like to measure its service performance. When contracted, 30% off the normal billing rate for the first 20 hours of management services. In addition, hourly travel rates are billed at a 68% discount.


 

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Nichols Consulting

With more than 24 years of experience in SB 90/State Mandated Cost Reimbursement (over 18 years for Special Districts), Nichols Consulting is the special district leader. We have presented as an expert at over 30 statewide workshops and are the Labor Relations/Public Employment Relations Board (PERB) Case” reimbursement specialists.

Services Provided:

– Revenue Enhancement

CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free 20 minute consultation “No obligation” on state mandated cost reimbursement for
CSDA Members.

2. 20% price discount on SB90/State Mandated cost claims preparation for CSDA Members.


 

Rauch Communication Consultants, Inc.

Services Provided:

– Leadership/Board Development
– Strategic Planning Services/Development
– Board Planning/Facilitation Services
– Public Outreach /Communications


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free 15-minute initial consultation
(one per member, per year)

2. 10% discount from consulting bid, plus first hour of consultation free upon acceptance of proposal.


 

Regional Government Services

Services Provided:

Strategic Planning Services/Development
– Succession Planning
– Organizational Assessment
– Public Outreach/Communications
– Change Management
– Human Resources/Recruitment
– Finance
– Information Technology


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. One free human resources management consultation for a total of up to one hour
by phone or video conference.
(one per member, per year).


 

Sentium Strategic Communications

 

 

 

 

 

Services Provided:

–  Public Outreach/Communications
–  Rate Payer Relations


CSDA Member Exclusive Offerings:

1. Free 1 hour initial consultation (one per member, per year)
2. 15% discount of services provided

 

 

 

 

 

 

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