As co-founder and Managing Principal of Consilience Group, Traci Sampson catalyzes transformative change for organizations, systems and communities. She blends her passion for social change, creative skills and broad experience in sectors that impact individual, family and community transformation, to design and lead innovation and change initiatives. Traci has delivered strategic planning and management consulting to numerous large and mid-size organizations in dynamic, complex environments. She offers deep expertise in collaborative coalitions and collective impact, with nearly two decades of experience in cross-sector service continuums and systems of care for children. Traci has designed multiple system change initiatives funded by the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Education, Justice and Housing and Urban Development, as well as state and municipally-funded initiatives.
Prior to co-founding Consilience Group, Traci designed and led new market innovation and professional development initiatives for Fortune 500 companies including Apple Computer, FedEx, and MCI Telecommunications. Traci began her career as an award-winning independent filmmaker developing innovative partnerships for arts and education. She holds a Bachelor degree in Fine Art from the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.