“[Stephanie helped] facilitate relationship building, provide training on project design and change management, organize the work well, and keep communication flowing between learning community partners and MDH sponsors in primary care and public health….Based on our experience, we would strongly recommend SDK.”

— Carol Bauer

Minnesota Department of Health

“Stephanie was well prepared, strategic, and easy to work with. Her Stakeholder Analysis training for state employees blended the perfect amount of theory, practice, and depth for our civic engagement practitioners. The training received high praise and kept participants asking for more."

— Nick Kor

Minnesota Department of Human Rights



SDK Communications + Consulting is an approved external partner to the Minnesota Department of Management and Budget’s Management Analysis and Development (MAD). 

We are authorized to support state agencies on projects in the following MAD service areas: 

  • Qualitative + Quantitative Research

  • Specialized organizational development, consultation + facilitation (Including facilitation of Task Forces and collaborative projects)

  • Planning

  • Writing + Communications

SDK Communications + Consulting is also an approved external partner for Environmental Review. We are authorized to support state agencies, local governments, watersheds, and others in the following Environmental Review service areas:


  • Public engagement

  • Communications