Our Approach

MMP Associates is a consulting firm that specializes in nonprofit board development, strategic planning, capacity building and leadership development. From guiding the strategic planning process to developing implementation and evaluation plans, MMP Associates works with staff and board members through every stage of growth. We support the partnership between the board and the chief executive, and provide coaching to enhance the leadership skills of executives, senior staff and board members.

MMP Associates was established by Michela M. Perrone, Ph.D. in 1994, after serving in leadership positions of various nonprofits for 25 years, including as President of the Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Institute for over 15 years. Through MMP Associates, Michela and her team have enhanced the effectiveness of hundreds of local, national and international nonprofits.

MMP Associates continuously works to ensure that nonprofit board members work together effectively and productively, through planning and facilitating meetings and retreats; that organizations have clear goals and strategies, and know how to measure them, through strategic planning, implementation planning and goal development, and monitoring and evaluation; and that Executives have the skills and tools they need to effectively manage their organization.