Category: Learning More

Many are interested in learning more about sociocracy but it is impossible to maintain a current list of consultants, trainers, and workshops. I  have included centers and organizations around the world where you can study or connect to resources. Unless otherwise noted, the listings are for stable organizations that have been teaching and consulting for several years. And teach methods that are strongly based on sociocratic principles.

Francine Proulx-Kenzle, Western Prairies, Canada

Francine Proulx-Kenzle

Francine Proulx-Kenzle is  a certified sociocratic consultant and a partner in the international firm the Sociocracy Consulting Group. She has has more than 25 years of experience in management, organizational governance, facilitation, conflict resolution, and mediation for non-profit, government, and academic organizations. She supported implement of sociocracy/dynamic governance at the Institut Français of the University of Regina, Saskatchewan, where she also facilitated collective agreements between teachers, support staff, and the provincial Francophone school … Read more “Francine Proulx-Kenzle, Western Prairies, Canada”

Nathaniel Whitestone, UK

Nathaniel Whitestone

Nathan Whitestone Nathaniel Whitestone is a certified sociocratic consultant based in England. He is a Director of the international development consultancy Aptivate in the UK, and is a co-founder of Genius Engine, an international management consultancy and game design firm. He has worked in the area of organizational development and transformation since 1996.

He developed his expertise in supporting personal transformation and creating high-quality relationships over three years of training with shamans in the American Southwest … Read more “Nathaniel Whitestone, UK”

Sociogest, Longueuil and Lac Simon, Québec, Canada

Sociogest Logo

Sociogest Logo

Sociogest is one of the oldest sociocracy consulting firms, specializing in management training and organizational development. It was started by Gilles Charest, a consultant with 40 years of organizational development experience, who also melds his training in Gestalt psychology with sociocracy to teach leadership skills. The firm has an international network of consultants in French-speaking countries, the United States, and Holland.… Read more “Sociogest, Longueuil and Lac Simon, Québec, Canada”

Gilles Charest, Quebec

Gilles Charest

Gilles CharestGilles Charest is a certified sociocracy consultant and corporate trainer with over 40 years of organizational development experience. He melds his training in Gestalt psychology with sociocracy to teach leadership skills.  He founded Sociogest, one of the oldest sociocracy consulting firms in 1986,

Since 2003, Charest has led the International School for Leaders (L’École International des Chefs), which teaches the principles of sociocratic governance. He focuses on interventions supporting leaders and their employees to … Read more “Gilles Charest, Quebec”

The Sociocracy Group

The Sociocratisch Centrum was founded by Gerard Endenburg who developed the Sociocratic Circle-Organization Method.

In 2014, it reorganized and became The Sociocracy Group (TSG) to distinguish itself as an international  consulting firm with affiliates in many countries.  The Sociocracy Group serves as a professional association for certified facilitators, trainers, and consultants, and oversees the Certification of Sociocratic Experts worldwide.

The standards, norms, and certification process are posted on the site. Along with an international list … Read more “The Sociocracy Group”