Helping people connect, navigate change and complexity, and create solutions.
What We Do
Guide strategic planning
Provide team and individual coaching, advising, and training
Support collaborative efforts within teams and networks, including inter-jurisdictional and public-private partnerships
Help clients plan for and manage changes in leadership, funding, programs, partnerships, and systems
Facilitate and design meetings and community engagement processes
Parallel Solutions is rooted in Traverse City, Michigan and primarily serves people and places in the Great Lakes region. Our diverse mix of public, private, and nonprofit clients invest in downtowns and neighborhoods, build housing, run cooperatives, protect natural and farm lands, develop and maintain trails, restore rivers, create and manage public parks, protect drinking water, address homelessness, support food security, steward wildlife habitat, nurture connections with nature, create and promote the arts, educate students, design and manage transportation systems, and support individual and community health and wellness.