Working with clients ready to tackle change. Challenging teams to articulate, agree on, and pursue their vision.

With great respect for a client's investment of time and resources, meetings are well-run, inclusive, productive, and they begin and end on time. All projects are designed around clear timelines to achieve significant outcomes. MLK & Company has worked with over 100 organizations since 1997, a selected list of clients follows.

Mary Lou coordinated our 50 and Forward Campaign. She guided us masterfully. Her confidence in our mission and its translation for volunteers was inspiring and infectious. The result a tremendous experience and a complete success.

Nancy Goebel
Copper Cannon Outdoor Education Center


Strategic Planning &
Leadership Development

Organizational assessment, priority setting, long-term planning, leadership coaching and transitions, executive director searches,
retreat facilitation

  • Affordable Housing Education and Development

  • Ammonoosuc Conservation Trust

  • Hardwick Center for an Agricultural Economy

  • New Hampshire Center for Nonprofits

  • New England Grassroots Environment Fund

  • Community Bridges

  • Various small businesses
    (in retail, engineering, and real estate)


Development office audits, fundraising training, major gift and endowment program development, major gift and capital campaigns

  • Ammonoosuc Community Health Services

  • Copper Cannon Outdoor Education Camp

  • Franklin Pierce Law Center (renamed UNH Law School)

  • Lyndon State College

  • Plymouth State University

  • Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

  • The Colonial Theatre

Network Development

Developing collaborative processes to address complex issues by engaging a wide-array of partners across sectors public/private/nonprofit/philanthropy/business and individuals.

  • Environmental Defense Fund

  • Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

  • New England Science Center Collaborative

  • North Country Health Consortium

  • The Neil & Louise Tillotson Fund of the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation