“I’ve had the honor of working with Joe for close to 10 years on a variety of projects and initiatives. Joe’s unique strengths in strategic thinking, creative collaborations and effective communication are highly valued at the local, state and national level. Plus he’s just a whole heck of a lot of fun! “
Kay A. Augustine, Ed.S.
Institute on Community Integration
University of Minnesota
“For over 20 years, I have had the opportunity to work with Joe in a variety of settings. His integrity, attention to details, and commitment to excellence have made my association with him a great experience. We share a common commitment of taking people to the next level and I look forward to collaborating with him in the future. “
Steve Siemens, CSP*
CEO/Head People Builder
Siemens People Builders
* The designation of CSP, Certified Speaking Professional is the highest designation awarded by the National Speakers Association. Steve is one of only 10% of professional speakers worldwide to have earned the CSP.
Welcome To Preferred Visions
Preferred Visions, LLC is a Des Moines-based management consulting and training firm helping organizations solve problems and create solutions. We have over 38 years worth of experience helping people cope with changing business, regulatory, economic, demographic and political environments. Preferred Visions specializes in helping executives, managers, policy makers, and other leaders develop perspective, as well as a strategic way of thinking and communicating, both inside and outside their respective organizations. Currently our work is focused on helping advance the fields of before and after school programs, service-learning, and Community Education programs while still working with our traditional client base.
Our company is committed to helping clients evaluate and monitor internal and external change, as well as design strategies to make an organization more vital, creative, and forward-looking. Preferred Visions has experience doing this and has created successful results with:
Because problems are unique to each organization, consultations are directed toward the specific climate and context of the client and their organization. Preferred Visions offers a wide range of services to boards, organizations, and agencies deigned to meet a client’s individual need, including: Facilitation, Leadership, and Consultation.