Conlon Public Strategies is a strategic advising firm focused on the pursuit of growth and opportunity. Our clients make the world a better place.
Our seasoned team leverages shared values, unparalleled relationships and collective wisdom to address the challenges of effective social enterprise, innovation, positioning, and strategy.
On Thursday, January 12, 2023, the Civic Leadership Academy (CLA) inducted its new class of Fellows, including Lakisha McFadden (center), CEO of Conlon Public Strategies client Centers for New Horizons. The 30 Fellows are now linked with the University of Chicago’s Center for Effective Government at the Harris School of Public Policy. The Welcome Ceremony, which Conlon Public Strategies Senior Advisor Joanne Howard attended, was held at the Chicago Cultural Center. . . Congratulations to Lakisha and the entire new cohort!Read More
Congratulations to Christa Hamilton on being named to the 2023 List of Ten of Chicago’s Top Black Women of Impact! Having worked with Christa in her role as the president and CEO of youth services organization UCAN, we know first-hand of Christa’s tremendous talent and impact. A well-deserved honor!Read More
Thank you to all of the wonderful organizations Conlon Public Strategies was fortunate to serve in 2022. We have the greatest respect for the work you do every day and are proud to be involved in advancing your important missions: Aunt Martha’s Health and Wellness, Catholic Charities of Chicago, Centers for New Horizons, Chestnut Health Systems, City of Evanston, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater, Erie Family Health Centers, Greater Chicago Food Depository, Haymarket Center, Illinois State University Mennonite College of Nursing, Margaret’s Village, McLean County Center for Human Services, Metropolitan Family Services, National Louis University, Northwestern Settlement, Parking Industry Labor Management Committee, Power Solutions International, UCAN, University of Illinois Chicago, Office of Community Engagement and Neighborhood Health Partnerships, Order of St. Francis Hospital, scaleLIT (formerly Chicago Citywide Literacy Coalition), TASC, and Warehouse Community Arts Center.Read More