Consultant Directory

Need expertise and help completing those extra projects, programs, and initiatives? The Southeastern Wisconsin ATD Chapter has a variety of talent development professionals as members, including consultants. The Consultant Directory is your guide to locating leadership development coaches, performance consultants, instructional designers, training facilitators, elearning developers, and other talent development professionals in southeastern Wisconsin to meet your business needs!

The following list is composed of our members who have small Talent Development businesses (5 or less employees) and have chosen to be a part of this directory. Some of these consultants also collaborate with one another on larger projects, and some may provide certain pro bono services for non-profits.  Inclusion in the directory implies no endorsement from or vetting by SEWI-ATD. If you're a chapter member and would like to be listed, visit our registration page.

Excel & Flourish
Telephone: (414) 209-5432

Description:  Jennifer Buchholz, founder of Excel & Flourish, helps organizations learn how to leverage software to improve productivity and reduce frustration. Jennifer is a Microsoft Office Master specializing in Teams, Excel, Outlook and Office 365.

Our product, Office Minded, combines an online training system QuickHelp along with a Help Desk support for end users.

We also have trainers who have deeper expertise in training on PowerBi, Microsoft Project, Dynamics, and others.

We skill up on the evolving tools including the Power Platform, Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Query and more.

Need help with Microsoft Office, reach out!

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 10

Full Sail Leadership Academy
Telephone: (414) 839-9184


We put teams on course through strength-based, steward leadership and interactive sailing experiences. Our programs include both classroom time, as well as sailing time on Lake Michigan, or the waters of Caribbean destinations. In a sea of consultants and coaches, we have the best classrooms in the learning and development industry.

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 16

EDGE - Where Leadership Begins

Telephone: (414) 301-3343

Description: At EDGE, we partner with industry-leading personality and leadership
assessment providers, including Hogan, PXT Select, Denison, and Everything DiSC.

But, what truly sets us apart is our process. To deliver the guidance and solutions that are
right for your organization, we partner with you on-site, experiencing in real-time the
interpersonal dynamics within your culture.

With a deep understanding of your organization as the foundation, we create end-to-end solutions tailored to your organization’s specific needs. That’s the EDGE we provide our clients – meaningful insights that come only from committed experts who work alongside your team to help your organization grow its capabilities and thrive.

What We Do:

  • Organizational and Leadership Assessments (Selection, Culture, Engagement, Development)
  • Culturally Aligned Leadership Development Programs
  • One-on-One Executive, Leadership, and Team Coaching

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 8

Lifeworks Coaching & Training, Inc

Attract Grow Retain Talent

Telephone: (414) 732-9700

Description: We help organizations Attract, Grow and Retain Top Talent and Create Cultures of Equity and Inclusion.

We partner with internal talent management professionals and senior leaders to co-create solutions aligned with your goals through in-depth understanding of your business and talent management efforts through coaching, assessments, and systemic solutions.

Services include:

  • Coaching Customized individual and group coaching to build leadership and team capacity resulting in increased trust, feedback loops, and productive conflict.
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Currently helping Metro-Milwaukee become a Region of Choice for diverse talent by helping organizations build workplace readiness.
  • Assessments Everything DISC, Intercultural Development Inventory, Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory, 360 Surveys, Hogan, Coaching Mindset Index, and Employee Engagement Surveys.

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: I donate hours monthly to charitable causes.

Telephone: (262) 880-0854

Description: Experienced L&D professional focused on hosting, facilitating and designing engaging virtual meeting or learning experiences for remote audiences. Skilled in virtual meeting tools - Adobe Connect, GoToMeeting, WebEx, and more. See my work and get to know me more at

My goal is to discover your Talent Development needs and create custom content. Per your need, I will develop a solution for use in a virtual, in-person, blended or eLearning environment. I use the Articulate Suite - Storyline360 or RISE to develop eLearning content.

Ultimately, I value organizations that value their people and seek to provide you a Talent Development solution that produces positive performance change.

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 10


Telephone: (414) 514-9558

Description: Nikki Palmer-Quade is a certified leadership coach with over 25 years of business experience. As a former business owner & executive of a 1,000+ employee firm, she experienced the complexities of leadership firsthand. After starting her career in HR, she led teams in Operations, Sales, Finance, and Administration. For the past 12 years, she has been focused on talent development in both higher ed and corporate settings. Her passion for learning is combined with a drive for business results.

Clients have engaged Nikki for projects such as:

  • Management Training Design & Delivery
  • Team Workshop Facilitation
  • Executive & Leadership Coaching (ACC Certification)
  • Talent Development Model Architecture
  • Leadership Development Programs
  • Strategic Workforce Plan Development

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 8


Leading UP, llc
Telephone: (414) 439-3587

 Leading UP, llc partners with organizations to develop strong leaders for optimal business and organizational outcomes. By augmenting the organization's talent development initiatives using individual and team coaching approaches, we maximize the investment you make in your leaders improving engagement and retention of top talent as well as improving the customer experience.  

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 12


Mir Media LLC
Instructional Designer, eLearning Developer
Brookfield, WI
Telephone: (414) 856-9788

 MIR Media designs instructional media and learning experiences that upskill your staff so they can perform their jobs more effectively. I build learning solutions that include elearning courses, webinars/virtual classrooms, explainer videos, mobile apps, slide decks, infographics, and job aids. I specialize in rapid authoring tools such as Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Techsmith Camtasia, and the Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere). 

Hours for pro bono consulting annually: 15

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