Public Participation and Engagement

Having designed, developed and led initiatives with many of the country’s leading civic engagement organizations, Clearview Consulting and its president Patrick L. Scully, have a deep understanding of public participation, civic engagement and community problem solving.


  • Designing and guiding processes that engage people from all walks of life
  • Framing policy issues for public dialogue, learning, action and change
  • Developing discussion materials and handbooks
  • Training and technical assistance in program design, management and group facilitation

Expected Results:

  • Productive ways to involve key stakeholders in decisions and initiatives where success depends on their support
  • Trust and stronger working relationships with the general public, clients, employees, colleagues and customers
  • Improved communications between and among different groups