Helping people in communities connect, navigate change and complexity, and create solutions.
What We Do
Strategic guidance and planning
Organizational and professional development coaching and training
Public-private, inter-organizational, and inter-jurisdictional collaboration, governance, and partnership coordination
Parallel Solutions is rooted in Traverse City, Michigan and primarily serves communities and clients in the Great Lakes region. Our diverse mix of public, private, and nonprofit clients invest in downtowns and neighborhoods, build housing, develop and manage trails, protect and restore rivers, create and manage public parks, protect drinking water, support artists and make and share art and music, run cooperatives, support local farms and farmers, steward and conserve natural lands, nurture connections with nature, educate young people, design and manage transportation systems, foster inclusivity and a sense of belonging, and support individual and community health and wellness.