Tawonga Institute, the professional consulting arm of Camp Tawonga, offers expert skill-building and training to organizations seeking to deepen their impact and to individuals pursuing positive change and growth.
Tawonga trainers are award-winning, field-tested practitioners with decades of hands-on experience and a proven record of success.
We offer two forms of consulting services: interactive group trainings and one-on-one consulting led by members of our executive and senior staff.
Our expert facilitators run dynamic group trainings that present tested solutions in leadership development, career coaching, crisis management, organizational culture and more.
Our consultants work one-on-one with you to provide a personalized and clear roadmap to achieve your professional goals. Consultant expertise ranges from executive coaching and supervision to team building, communication strategy and program development and evaluation.
Who We Serve
We work with nonprofits, religious organizations, NGOs and private companies as well as professionals at all levels in their careers. Tawonga Institute draws on the agency’s near century of organizational excellence.
Meet Our Consultants
Tawonga Institute consultants make hard topics easy and fun to learn. Each consultant has years of professional experience in their areas of expertise and as educators. They are also dynamic, experienced facilitators who know how to lead engaging – and even fun – trainings.
Career coaching, organizational culture, management and supervision, and leading in crisis
Nonprofit communications planning & strategy, crisis communications and social media engagement
JEDI (Justice, Equity, Diversity, Inclusion), leadership skill development, supervision and program design
Effective writing, video storytelling and people management & mentorship
Incident Command System, emergency preparedness and response, outcomes-based planning and executive coaching
Program development, supervision and program evaluation
Supervision, career coaching, wilderness risk management and program planning
Jamie is hands-down one of the most direct, driven by right, and capable leaders I’ve worked with and it’s been a privilege of my career to work with her. Jamie’s talents are myriad: she can work with anyone, to cut to the chase in a way that inspires others toward a clear path, and she is one of the most fun leaders out there. She is a leader among leaders.
- Mimi Gordon
- Leadership Coach
Free Podcast Resources
Busy executives need a quick and easy introduction to the basics of how to prepare your agency to respond to any kind of unforeseen emergency.
The five podcasts offered here are brief and breezy, and they feature the insights and experiences of our long-time Executive Director Ken Kramarz.
This podcast series and the accompanying downloadable materials are provided free of charge by a grant from the Foundation for Jewish Camp.