Civility assists groups of all types and sizes with the following services:
Interpretation of your organization’s bylaws and other rules
Advice on how your meetings can be more efficient and compliant
Help in customizing rules to meet organizational needs
Professional parliamentarians for in-person, phone, or virtual meetings
Written opinions on controversial questions
Training in parliamentary procedure for leaders and members (virtual or in-person)
Training in presiding for officers and leaders (virtual or in-person)
Facilitation or professional presiding for inperson, phone, or virtual meetings
Drafting and revising governing documents, including bylaws and standing or special rules
Expert witness reports and testimony for litigation
The Order of Business™
“When it comes to moving an organization forward, Sarah can play both the short game and the long game, and she helped me prioritize what needed to be done now versus later.
” —Non-profit Board Member
“We have used Civility since 2019 exclusively to provide yearly community leader training in parliamentary procedure. We know the value of using parliamentary procedure to set agendas, move through the business of boards, and aid decision making. Sarah is an exceptional resource as a trainer in parliamentary procedure. Her incredible expertise and teaching skill has placed the power of parliamentary procedure in over 200 leaders in our community. She is engaging, professional, and clearly knowledgeable in all areas of parliamentary execution.
” —CEO of Non-Profit Supporting Economic Development and Local Government Cooperation
“I worked closely with Sarah during a contentious leadership battle of a political organization. Her strategic advice and insight was always accurate, and she helped my clients develop a strategy that not only won on the floor of the convention, but also held up in court.
” —Attorney for State Political Party