Mission Matters believes that when organizational leadership is focused and empowered, mission impact is strengthened and the community as a whole benefits.

“You’ve got to think about big things while you’re doing small things, so that all the small things go in the right direction.”—Alvin Toffler

“Every success story is a tale of constant adaption, revision and change.” —Richard Branson

We are a group of facilitators and consultants who provide a variety of customized services including coaching, board capacity building, strategic planning, leadership development, culture development, facilitation and virtual facilitation.

Our clients include businesses, nonprofits and philanthropists. We help socially responsible organizations positively impact their communities.

Mission Matters has three core values that guide our work


We are committed to the highest standard of excellence and integrity in all that we do: strategic planning, coaching, consulting and facilitation.

Practical &

Our clients have no room for useless theories and neither do we. We work with our clients to develop ideas that result in practical plans with timelines and accountability. 


We strategically partner with our clients to co-create organizational plans and strategies that align with their highest goals, utilize their inherent strengths, and combine their best contributions. We hold space and time to allow creative thought to emerge, for healthy interaction to flow and for consensus to build.


“Mission Matters offers organizations the tools to grow their capacity at all levels, foster collaborative relationships, and implement strategic thought into processes that need it most.”—Grand Island Community Foundation

Contact Us

Have Questions? Interested in working with us? Email one of us directly:
Mary Lee Fitzsimmons  
Holly Boyer  
Kayla Schnuelle  
Caren Woodruff  
Greta Leach