Our Expertise

  • Strategy and Organization
    Strategic Direction, Creative Placemaking, Partnerships, Organizational Design
  • Sustainability
    Capacity Building, Donor Development, Social Entrepreneurship, Increasing Earned Income, Funding Allocation Strategy
  • Economic and Community Development
    Workforce Development, Entrepreneurial Development, Arts and Tourism Sectors, Adult Continuing Education, Curriculum Development, Urban and Rural Geographies
  • International Development
    Entrepreneurial Development, Community Development, Partnerships, Gender Assessments

Anne Beckley, Principal

Anne M Beckley • Anne is a management consultant working for 25 years with domestic and international agencies focused on economic and community development, arts and tourism, adult and youth education, and organizational development.   She has worked as a non-profit executive, strategic planner, project manager, program designer, fundraiser and lead trainer imparting her philosophy of holistic principles in business. She served as the Executive Director for the Morgan Arts Council and Interim Chief Executive Officer for the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle and Women Entrepreneurs of Baltimore, Inc.  Anne also designed and implemented a five-year capacity building program targeting non-profits for the Small Business Administration to strengthen community-based organizations.  She currently serves on the board of the United Way of the Eastern Panhandle and was formerly Vice-President for the Berkeley Springs  Morgan County Chamber of Commerce.

Anne, a former marketing representative for IBM, graduated from Lehigh University with a degree in Industrial Engineering and also completed a Master of Arts in Transformational Psychology with the University of Philosophical Research in Los Angeles, California.  Anne splits her time between Berkeley Springs, West Virginia and Washington DC.  In her spare time, Anne is learning the basics of square foot gardening  and is always eager to travel with her camera around the world to capture beauty and thought provoking images.

Click here for CV Anne Beckley February 2018

Testimonials

Ann Parker Maust, PhD
President/CEO at New Visions, New Ventures, Inc.:

“Anne Beckley is an extremely professional consultant who is very results-oriented. She begins with goals, works through those goals with specified tasks, and helps the client to achieve dramatic results in the process.

With Anne’s advice, we have improved not only our business training curriculum that has attracted funding for her recommended improvements, but also our lending program that incorporated many of her keen insights related to policies and procedures.

Over and beyond all of this, Anne is a fun person who obtains maximum results from those who work with her. We hope that you won’t just believe our words, but will give Anne an opportunity to prove our words. We know you will be pleased with the results!”