With over 25 years of experience as a bilingual writer, political strategist, coach, trainer and facilitator Lupe Lopez is a nationally recognized expert in facilitating organizational transformations, leading and managing issue campaigns at the local, state and national level. Lupe is highly sought after as a coach to executive directors and leaders to help develop strategic approaches and management tools to help them be effective agents of social change.
Lupe leads panels and workshops and is a keynote speaker on coalition building and multicultural dynamics.
Lupe specializes in facilitating complex situations and implementing ambitious plans. Her areas of expertise include women's issues, diversity and inclusion, management, working with young people, immigrant rights, strategic planning, board development, team building, coaching and mentoring.
Lupe works with scores of nonprofits at the local, state and national levels. She provides: organizational development assessments; facilitates trainings and meetings; designs and implements research projects and political power analyses; evaluates results and recommends best practices to develop programs and effective issue campaigns; and develops strong teams. She also designs effective leadership development plans tailored to the specific needs of the organization or coalition and focuses on coaching executives so they can develop the organizational culture that results in strong, effective and sustainable organizations. Lupe is an expert in participatory strategic planning, where the process is inclusive and where a plan is produced that is a living document that can be aligned to changing challenges and opportunities.
The Team at Democracy Partners includes some of the most seasoned, creative and effective political professionals in America.
Many members of the team have published books of interest, have a look!
Our partners at Digital Turf push the envelope (get it) with years of experience designing various successful print media campaigns for a wide array of clients. Using a combination of bravado and sheer talent, our team is highly specialized in creating stuff like mailers, brochures, business cards and flyers. Check out our work and learn more about our particular brand of awesomeness.