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.
The Sociocracy Consulting Group, LLC, is an international consulting firm formed in 2013 by several consultants:
We are a team of passionate believers in equivalence, effectiveness, and transparency. We combine a diversity of backgrounds with a common vision, mission, and aim.
Clients choose us time and again because Their staff becomes more engaged
Leaders’ jobs become easier
Their financial well-being improves We create long-term sustainable partnerships with our clients as we help organizations adopt Dynamic… Read More . . . “Sociocracy Consulting Group”
Jerry Koch-Gonzalez is a certified sociocracy consultant who lives in Amherst MA. He was one of the founding partners of the Sociocracy Consulting Group. Then with Ted J. Rau, he became a co- founder of Sociocracy for All (SOFA) and the Sociocracy Academy. His focus is individual and organizational development in governance, decision-making, communication skills, and conflict resolution. His whole career has been in organizing, educating, and consulting for social justice in one forum or… Read More . . . “Jerry Koch-Gonzalez, Massachusetts, US”
Gina Price is a consultant with the Sociocracy Consulting Group. Gina has been interested in the way people organize themselves since spending a year on an Antarctic Base in 1985. She has gravitated towards experiences of working in groups to achieve goals on wilderness adventures, scientific expeditions, living in a Quaker community in Alaska, and in contributing to an ecovillage development project.
Gina has been learning about and working with the Sociocratic method since 2004.… Read More . . . “Gina Price, Australia”
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 division, Conseil… Read More . . . “Francine Proulx-Kenzle, Western Prairies, Canada”
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 and… Read More . . . “Nathaniel Whitestone, UK”
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.
This site is a resource on sociocracy and democracy and the ways they support each other. It examines the principles and practices and the ways in which together they could better achieve their objectives. How would things get done in a sociocratic democracy?
New Edition of We the People
Updated and expanded second edition is now available in paper and digital versions—and in Spanish and Portuguese translations.
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