Garrett is an expert consultant who helps mission-driven organizations successfully undertake transformations and major change initiatives. He has more than a dozen years of experience in strategic consulting, advising senior leaders and assisting organizations in leading foundation, nonprofits, and Federal and state government organizations with missions spanning education and workforce, public finance, law enforcement and public safety, housing and development, science and technology, revenue management, diplomacy and defense and shared services.
Founder and Principal
Star Wallin specializes in supporting mission-driven organizations make change that matters. She has worked with organizations spanning the public, social and private sectors in areas including strategy, organizational design, governance, performance management, change management, and business process improvement.
Bell Creek is a boutique management consulting firm that serves governments, nonprofits, foundations, and social-purpose private enterprises. We support leaders driving change at pivotal moments for their organizations—helping our clients transform to achieve and sustain new levels of performance and effectiveness for the public good. Recent projects have included serving clients in the fields of K-12 and higher education, workforce and economic development, health care, energy and sustainability, information technology, and shared services.
Our work spans strategy and strategic planning, organizational effectiveness and design, transformation and change management, and operational and performance improvement. We frequently partner with top-tier consulting firms on some of their most exciting projects for mission-driven organizations.
Our power is in our people—an extraordinary network of independent consultants brought together by common values and top-notch capabilities. We build exceptional teams and create opportunities for the best consultants to fulfill their passion for client service and social impact while building a life that works for them.
A working model built to deliver results in the public and social sectors
Our working model is grounded in our beliefs about what works – built both from our extensive experience serving government and nonprofit organizations – and from listening to our clients.
Strategic planning and strategic management
to generate focus, improve alignment, enhance
transparency, engender accountability and unleash energy, innovation and learning
OUR POWER IS IN OUR PEOPLE
— a network of extraordinary independent consultants who may work with us exclusively or only on a single project. We focus on creating an exceptional team that is brought together by common values, a commitment to high-quality work with impact, and a desire to remain adaptable. We go to great lengths to create opportunities for our consultants to fulfill their passion for serving mission-oriented clients while maintaining flexibility in their lives.