“What drove me to try structured, planned public engagement was my awful experience with unstructured, unplanned public engagement.” – John Nalbandian, former Mayor of Lawrence, Kansas
a) involving people on the front end saves you time, money, and frustration on the back end
b) those impacted by your work, especially those voices not often heard, have valuable contributions to make
c) a broad range of perspectives leads to robust ideas and better informed decisions
d) engaging the public creates greater understanding and higher levels of support
The Art of Community is an Atlanta, GA based firm specializing in community engagement, public participation, and large group processes including interactive meeting technologies. We have a successful track record, across the state of Georgia and beyond, for designing and facilitating highly engaging town meetings, focus groups, stakeholder summits, community forums and more.
Don’t leave your meeting to chance! A creatively designed and effectively facilitated meeting will leave your participants feeling heard while equipping you with the input needed to make better decisions. Can you see it? A meeting that builds community while accomplishing something meaningful. That’s the ART of community and it’s entirely possible for YOU and the work you’re doing! Discover how we will work together to make your next meeting a true work of art by designing a meeting process that delivers results!