Where is your organization headed… and how are you going to get there? In most thriving organizations, you’ll find a professional process to guide a cohesive vision and sustainable strategy. Jana Ertrachter and the resources of the Ertrachter Group will work with you to customize your process.



Jana Ertrachter has taught groups of all sizes and levels important concepts that are key to the organization’s success.



When you work with Ertrachter Group, you will use a systematized approach to link your core values and envisioned future to your day-to-day decisions. You will have tools to incorporate strategic thinking into decision-making systems, and to consistently create action plans to achieve successful outcomes while overcoming obstacles.


A vast knowledge base of insights gleaned from experience with a variety of private, nonprofit, and public sector organizations. “Since Ertrachter Group has multi-sector experience, they bring a sense of understanding of multiple worlds, and can give you the best of all sectors. Being able to sort through a host of things and get down to the critical few was vitally important.”

Processes that make strategic thinking constructive and gratifying—dare we say…even fun?  “It was fun. People had a ball—it wasn’t just slogging through data.”

Engaging group facilitation that produces synergy, accountability, and action. “Ertrachter Group sets an open, warm environment, with people wanting to join in.”

High-energy training and education that leave groups energized and ready to move forward. “Jana connects with people and gets them moving.”

Highly effective executive coaching based on expertise in the dynamics of leadership in complex organizations. “She is a great sounding board as well as someone who gives me great advice.”

We needed authenticity, a sharp objective thinker and ability to move forward with a mix of legacy and modern thinkers. Jana ensured all sides were heard and respected. Our finished products were exemplary.

Michael Spigel, PT, MHAPresident & COO, Brooks Rehabilitation

Jana was fantastic at helping us overcome our time constraints for a very meaningful process that ultimately resulted in a very strong strategic framework for our organization.

Laurie MeggesinExecutive Director, Florida College Access Network

Jana led our strategic planning team through a year-long process which ended with a plan that is both relevant and exciting for us and that we are proud to use daily. 

Sandy ShaughnessyDivision Director, Florida Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs

Jana has been careful to make everyone feel comfortable and welcome. The way she interacts with people really brings out the very best.

Sally HazelipHead of School, North Florida School of Special Education

We had an instant connection with Jana, she created such an open, warm environment that everyone walked away saying: wow, that was really a very highly productive day, and very worthwhile.

Amelia WyantYPO Philadelphia Forum 

Jana is an expert on facilitating both individual and group discovery of important topics. She takes time to understand the challenge or opportunity, and is skillful at drilling into the heart of the issue to elicit the individual or group feedback that leads to discovery.

Jim EvangerYPO Jacksonville Forum

Jana’s enthusiasm for the work she does makes her a pleasure to be around. She is always eager to learn about the mission of the organizations that she works with and then becomes an advocate for those organizations.

Jill DamePresident & CEO, Leadership Jax


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