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We believe in always doing the right thing for our clients.

We deliver pragmatic solutions to achieve leadership priorities and public policy objectives. Our experienced consultants serve as advisors and champions in tackling the toughest challenges of public sector organizations. 

How We Help

Business Case Development

We are experienced with the Capital Planning and Investment Control methodology and states’ statutorily required acquisition requirements, so we can help you ensure your IT investments are based on sound reasoning that is clearly communicated to decision makers.

Business Process Reengineering

Our process improvement experts leverage proven methodologies such as Six Sigma and Lean in a collaborative atmosphere with our public sector clients to help them achieve more with limited resources.

Data and Analytics

We help governments use data and analytics to transform the way they deliver public services. Our consultants develop innovative uses for data while improving governance, data exchange, and system interoperability. 

Independent Validation and Verification

We advocate a philosophy of information transparency and honest reporting, and our solutions are practical and pragmatic. We are not theorists – our Independent Validation and Verification (IV&V) teams implement solutions in real-time to maintain project momentum.

IT Strategy

Our experience working in public sector environments, helps us serve as effective members of your team to deliver achievable strategies that improve your IT operations.

Organizational Change Management

We look at organizational change as an opportunity to help our clients broaden their skills and grow professionally. We specialize in managing this transformation and change on projects with high complexity and high risk, helping public sector agencies realize the full benefits of their investments.

Professional Suite of Services

We help you cultivate a high performing organization, foster a culture of productivity, implement industry-standard career paths and processes to attract skilled individuals, and reduce spend on non-permanent employees. 

Program and Project Management

Our consultants get projects completed faster by executing, measuring, and adjusting. We help our public sector clients deliver successful projects on time and on budget by working in the field, solving problems, and clearing roadblocks.

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Barbara Ray

Managing Director and Global Public Sector Lead Firm Leadership

With more than 20 years’ experience leading profitable growth strategies for organizations engaged in the government sector, Barbara Ray brings deep industry expertise to her roles as managing director and global public sector lead. At North Highland, Barbara’s growth and leadership initiatives have been instrumental in generating greater client value and inspiring ingenuity and integrity firm wide.