Facilitator, Founder of Social Innovations Strategies Group
Everette is a Principal and Managing Director of the Social Innovation Strategies Group, LLC or SISGroup. He is an expert in asset-based community, youth, and organizational development. After more than 20 years of working in the educational, non-profit and community development sectors, he now provides executive consultative services to leaders, organizational design and development services to institutions, and project management services to NGO’s, foundations and government. As a resident of the rural South Valley of Albuquerque for 23 years, Everette has worked to support the development of community, program, policy, organization and educational initiatives statewide.
Over his career, he has been a teacher, case manager and program manager, Vice President of the largest social service non-profit in New Mexico and Executive Director of a statewide community-based networked intermediary organization. He has worked in the nonprofit, government, and private sectors developing and managing programs, grass-roots community-based public policy, and has also provided strategic planning and technical assistance support to individuals and organizations throughout the social sectors.
Everette is a Senior Associate with Everyday Democracy, a national deliberative dialogue organization dedicated to social change and racial equity. He is also a member of the American Psychological Association and a member of the Society of Industrial & Organizational Psychology. A graduate of Occidental College, Everette earned Bachelor’s Degrees in Psychology and History while also studying Sports Medicine and Religious Studies. He received a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from the University of Phoenix, as well.