CURRENT & PAST CLIENTS:
With Christine Dwyer of RMC Research, an inquiry into the resilience of organizations involved in the ArtsLab program (PDF)
Support for a community-wide planning process
For evaluation of the Kidcentricity program
Support for strategic planning and facilitation of the organization's first Board retreat
Preparation of a background document and presentation for the Foundation Board's discussion about the opportunities and obstacles to providing operating grants as part of their grantmaking mix.
Development support for this coalition of civic, business, and education leaders working to close racial achievement and opportunity gaps
Multiple assignments for program assessment and development
Program support for Grants Committee's investigation of the social, employment, education, and other conditions affecting vulnerable children and families in Greater Minnesota
Support for program development for a new initiative to support innovation in American orchestras.
Preparation of eight brief case studies for inclusion in the report Molto + Media, media funding for arts and culture in the U.S.
Led the strategic planning process for this Houston-based chamber orchestra and then worked with the Board to search for and hire a new Executive Director
Multiple projects as Entrepreneur in Residence in 2014-15
Multiple projects in support of senior leadership
Lutman & Associates received a grant from the MSAB to provide four full-day workshops on Digital Strategy and Engagement in 2017. Dates will be announced soon. The workshops are aimed for small cultural organizations, individual artists, and creative small businesses.
Development support for this multi-funder initiative that seeks to dramatically increase the number of adults earning family-sustaining wages, especially people of color
Support for applicants to the Center's music program
Grant reviewer for the Trusts' operating support program, and its successor program of Advancement Grants managed through the Pew Center.
Work with the Board's Succession Planning Committee to prepare for and recruit the organization's next President and Executive Director
Planning support for the new Ordway Concert Hall
Lutman & Associates is working with Schubert Club on strategic planning. Schubert Club is a 140-year-old organization based in Saint Paul that presents classical music concerts, offers a wide range of educational activities, and manages the Schubert Club Museum, located in downtown Saint Paul.
Support for the Board and staff's Digital Futures Task Force
Development support for this multi-funder initiative that provides leadership and funding for research, program development, public policy and grantmaking to improve early childhood efforts in Minnesota