Testimonials

What our clients and partners say about working with us:


“The Education Plan delivered by Voorhees Group LLC helped us to see just what was needed to serve new communities and locations.”

Terry Calaway, Past President, Central Arizona College.  Current President, Johnson County Community College


All campus members were pleased to work with Rick Voorhees. He helped us achieve a more refined, more measureable, more strategically focused plan.

Michael McDonough, President, Raritan Valley Community College


“Voorhees Group LLC met our pressing needs for a strategic education master plan. Rick’s work was collaborative while also bringing a decisive structure to our process. He engaged internal and external stakeholders around the strategic choices facing the College of the Desert in ways that were thorough and helpful.”

Jerry Patton, Past President, College of the Desert


“Coastline Community College chose Voorhees Group LLC to facilitate our new Education Master Plan. It was a great decision. Their approach was both data-driven and participatory, a great combination for us. As an institution that is recognized pioneer in both information technology and online delivery of courses and programs, we found the skills and knowledge they brought to our plan to be insightful and grounded in actual practice. We continue to use this Education Master Plan as our foundation for meeting our ever changing future.”

Lori Adrian, President, Coastline Community College


“We worked closely with Voorhees Group to capture our future direction. They understood our challenges, listened very earnestly to what we had to say, and guided us carefully through the exploration of realistic options regarding Western’s future. The result was a very solid strategic plan that sets the college on a unified direction. Western considers itself extremely fortunate to have engaged the Voorhees Group in the most critically important planning session of its history!”

Phil Birdine, President, Western Oklahoma State College


“The expertise Rick Voorhees brought to our Education Master Plan process took us to the next level. He quickly understood the complexity of our district and worked with us to embed strategic directions and goals for the future.”

Larry Calderon, Past President, Broward Community College


“Voorhees Group provided steadfast direction for an intense master planning process. The approach was thorough and logical, allowing our college community to build on the knowledge and direction provided by Voorhees Group LLC. The quality of information along with Rick Voorhees’ flexible work style helped us more through a very complex process and make sound decision about future programs, services, and facilities”

Vicky Morrow, Past President, Skyline College


“Rick Voorhees helped us identify strategic alternatives for expanding college programming to meet community interests and workforce needs. He gained consensus among multiple constituencies with greatly diverse interests in order to maintain the integrity of our institution.”

Andrew Matonak, President, Hudson Valley Community College


“Voorhees Group LLC’s experience in assessing curriculum, potential student demand, and labor markets was the pivotal factor in helping us establish our first bachelor’s degree..”

Jane Schulz, Past Dean of Instruction, Bismarck State College


“Rick Voorhees helped us accurately assess our organizational context for developing data into actionable information. Our work together added to our capacity to harvest present and future data for strategic planning as well as daily organizational needs.”

Monty Sullivan, Past Vice Chancellor for Academic Services and Research, Virginia Community College System