Who We Are

In the Public Interest

“All things being equal, the simplest solution tends to be the best one.”

-Occam’s Razor

Steve Honeyman has over 25 years of experience working with organizations to find their strengths and achieve their mission. His work history integrating principles of community organization, neighborhood development and small business strategies enables In the Public Interest to provide a unique consulting experience that assists organizations in seeking out the best solutions.

Special public interests:

  • Low income and middle income communities working together on environmental justice issues
  • Faith community organization efforts
  • Issues of immigration and economic
  • Foundation projects
  • Small business startups

In the Public Interest works with organizations addressing issues in cities and regions, statewide, nationally and internationally.

Some of the issue areas we assist organizations to address more effectively include

  • Public education
  • Economic issues
  • Environmental concerns
  • Immigration
  • City and county services
  • Workforce development
  • Early childhood education
  • Civil rights
  • Small business development
  • Safety
  • Taxes
  • Health care
  • Youth issues
  • Affordable housing
  • Open space

In the Public Interest working with you to develop the following areas:

  • strategic planning
  • evaluation and assessment
  • business planning and development
  • communications
  • political analysis and strategy
  • board and staff development
  • leadership development
  • partnership and coalition development
  • fund development
  • negotiation skills
  • media strategy
  • new program development
  • race and class issues

in order to build a more powerful organization achieving your goals in the community.