“Maggie has helped lead some transformational planning processes for Kendeda Fund grantees, and has also provided strategic program support for the Fund’s work in the Southeast. She is hard-working, creative, responsive, and results driven. Most important, it is a joy to work with her.”
– Diane Ives, Fund Advisor for the People, Place and Planet Program for the Kendeda Fund
“Working with Maggie Ullman and her team on USDN’s recent strategic planning process was one of the best decisions that I have made in the last 4 years. With their unique expertise and comprehensive approach, they helped to make a daunting process very approachable. In the end, Ullman Consulting helped to deliver a clear, actionable and inspiring strategic plan which has the buy-in of our very diverse Network.”
– Nils Moe, Managing Director for the Urban Sustainability Directors Network
“I’ve worked with Maggie on the planning committee for the Urban Sustainability Directors Network (USDN). She brought so much to the committee! She’s got great ideas and gets them done!”
– Sadhu Johnson, City Manager for the City of Vancouver, British Columbia
“Maggie is a born leader. She is smart and quick and, at the same time, attentive to the interests of colleagues. She is an idea person and a consensus builder.”
– Julia Parzen, former Network Director for the Urban Sustainability Directors Network
“The Ullman Consulting team of Maggie and Meg have been essential to the success of the Southeast Sustainability Director’s Network. As staff to our 9-state network of sustainability professionals, they have fostered the network’s growth, facilitated annual meetings and committees, and anticipated future needs. They excel at strategic thinking and consensus building, always bringing enthusiasm, energy and ideas to our network.”
– Glen Hadwen, Sustainability Manager for Fort Lauderdale, FL and SSDN Co-Chair
“Maggie has been instrumental in helping to cultivate our new network. Her passion for the work, her top-notch intelligence, her ability to adapt to our needs, and her willingness to embrace difficult challenges have been critical to our early successes and will continue to help keep us on the right track.”
– Paula Connolly, Director for the Green Infrastructure Leadership Exchange
“Maggie is a leader in her field with a proven track record of building an award winning sustainability program and strategic plan. She would be an exceptional adviser to any organization striving to reach their potential in sustainability.”
-Gary Jackson, City Manager for the City of Asheville, North Carolina.
“Maggie is among the most dynamic local sustainability professionals in the country, having built the City of Asheville’s energy and sustainability program through a combination of persistence, savvy and a brilliant ability to connect with others. Maggie is definitely one of the reasons we can be hopeful about our future.”
– Cyrus Bhedwar, Policy Director for the Southeast Energy Efficiency Alliance.