"The Guidebook fills a niche in the skills and knowledge needed by nonprofit managers to be successful in their work. It leads the field in providing both the theory and practice of using logic models as a critical management tool." -- Kathryn Agard, Ph.D. "The material in this book has enduring value. It is a 'keeper' for students and me." -- Simon Fass, Ph.D. "This book should be in the library of every individual involved in program development and evaluation. It is a powerful tool for practitioners and students." -- Sylvie Taylor, Ph.D. "Regardless of sector, logic models are valuable tools to design systems and improve strategy." -- Kori Reed
About the Author
Lisa Wyatt Knowlton, Ed.D.
Lisa received a BA in International Relations from Michigan State University, a M.P.A. in International Relations from Western Michigan University and an Ed.D. in Management and Policy from Western Michigan University. Her work history includes extensive assignments in programming and management of private, community and corporate philanthropy along with organizational development and government relations. She has managed many large change projects for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation along with special projects for the Aspen Institute, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Independent Sector, Ball, Nokomis and Kauffman Foundations. Lisa is a W.K. Kellogg National Leadership Fellow and has spent considerable time in Central America, Asia and Europe. Her areas of specialization include strategy, team learning, organization development, social marketing, leadership, change management and systems thinking. She is a strategy architect, project manager and learning coach with Phillips Wyatt Knowlton, Inc. She also speaks Spanish. You can reach her via e-mail at: email@example.com. She lives in Battle Creek and Glenn, Michigan, with her husband, Tim, and daughter, Taylor.
Cynthia C. Phillips, Ph.D.
Cynthia's received a BS in Biology & Chemistry from Indiana University, an M.A. in Educational Leadership from Western Michigan University and a Ph.D. in Measurement, Research & Evaluation from Western Michigan University. She has a rich work history that includes extensive consultation with the W.K. Kellogg Foundation, Ball Foundation, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Nokomis, Kauffman, and the David and Lucile Packard Foundations in the design and implementation of evaluation, evaluation training and knowledge management projects. She is the author of the W.K. Kellogg Foundation Logic Model Development Guide. Cynthia is a sought-after presenter on logic models and knowledge management. Her areas of specialization and expertise include: evaluation/measurement; knowledge management; organizational learning; logic models, quantitative and qualitative methods; electronic data collection and dissemination. Cynthia offers a user-friendly approach to evaluation capacity building. She is principal investigator, project manager, idea engineer and measurement expert with Phillips Wyatt Knowlton, Inc. You can reach her via e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org. She lives in Richland, Michigan, with her husband, Dennis.