Mark Simon is an educator, consultant, writer, and storyteller with more than 20 years of experience in social service, government, education, and faith-based organizations. Before establishing Storywalkers Consulting Group, Mark was the founding director of Rural Action of Knights Landing, where he led a grassroots effort to raise funds and establish the Knights Landing Family Resource Center that provides health and social services, after school programming, and leadership development for this rural town of 2,000 residents.
Through Storywalkers, Mark has helped small non-profits and large public agencies raise money, clarify vision, and articulate key pieces of their story. His success is based in a deep commitment to listening and reflection. Whether facilitating a collaborative planning process, leading a workshop, or drafting a proposal, Mark is attuned to the priorities and values of all involved.