For 20 years I have worked with diverse nonprofits and companies organize, brand, access financing, develop B2B relationships, improve workforce development strategies, and build resource networks.

Academic Background:

  • Law degree from Lewis & Clark Law School
  • Master’s degree in Political Science (Public Policy) from Western Washington University
  • Master’s degree in Education from Old Dominion University

Professionally:

  • Economic Development & Business Associations
  • Nonprofit Consulting
  • Teaching

As the president and founder of Sukol Venture Consulting I take the time to actively listen, offer insights and provide tangible resources that help companies and nonprofits grow. My work stems from my passion for helping others become stewards of the community through innovation and service.

Industry Experience:

  • Manufacturing
  • Startup
  • Nonprofit
  • Service and retail sectors
  • Business districts

Past civic involvement includes board positions on the Youth Crisis Network and League of Minority Voters and spokesperson and volunteer for ESGR (Employer Support for Guard and Reserves). I have over 20 years of volunteer and paid nonprofit experience serving underserved communities, youth, and animals. I have been counseling and organizing small and mid-size businesses and community districts since 2013.

Currently representing:  Meta Fab, Inc and Rock’n Rooms.  SVC sits on the board of the Electronics Manufacturing Association, is a member of Business for a Better Portland,  and the NAACP, Portland Chapter, and serves as a councilor to the State on economic and policy issues.