Courtney Workman is the President of Empower Consulting Group, LLC. She specializes in helping small to mid-size non-profits raise, manage and steward funds more effectively, enhance board governance practices, and implement quick program start-ups (especially in response to Federal funding). She has an extensive background in organizations working with individuals marginalized in public programs including: women, youth (and at-risk youth), non-English speaking persons, individuals with disabilities and incarcerated (or formerly) incarcerated individuals. ECG is headquartered in Columbia, MD and experienced in consulting virtually with agencies. Ms. Workman holds a MA in Public Management and Social Policy, and a BA in Anthropology and Women’s Studies from the University of Maryland –College Park.