What Our Clients Say

Appalachian Family Innovations

"Your group's work with AFI was excellent. I have heard...only positives. But, more telling is the work rate and commitment that folks have shown to the committee work. Thanks for a job well done."

- Gary Timbers, Director, Appalachian Family Innovations

Ashe Outreach Ministries

"Thank you for working so diligently as well as effectively in getting to know us! Your hearts, minds and wills are evident in the observations and recommendations presented to the AOM board."

- Rob Webb, Executive Director, Ashe Outreach Ministries

Burning Coal Theatre Company

"Armstrong McGuire's professionalism, experience and eloquent 'courage under fire' are the primary reasons why Burning Coal's first capital campaign is poised to succeed....and on schedule!"

- Jerry Davis, Managing Director, Burning Coal Theatre Company

Caring Community Foundation

You have done a masterful job of working with Caring Community Foundation.  I appreciate your candor, integrity, and ability to clearly and succinctly articulate the opportunities in front of our organization. 

-Lisa Grimes, Board Chair, Caring Community Foundation

Covenant Day School

"I wanted to let you know what a great addition Mike has been to the CDS staff. It is so great to hear people who have begun to work with him express their enthusiasm for both what he is doing and what a pleasure it is to be working with him. You can take real pride in this match."

- Stelle Snyder, Development Director search committee, Covenant Day School

The Village Chapel

"Our church leadership was fortunate to establish a mutual level of trust and respect early on in our relationship with Armstrong/McGuire. Their professionalism proved to be vital as we approached difficult issues during a time of growth and transition in the life of our congregation."

-Toby Wells, Board Member, Board member, The Village Chapel, Pinehurst, NC

Temple Beth Or

"We are very grateful for the work you all did with us at Temple Beth Or.  Your attitudes were always very professional and your experience showed us the light on many, many occasions.  I would not hesitate to work with you again and refer your work to others.  I feel really good about the future of the Temple, in no small part due to the important roles you played in our Centennial Endowment Campaign."

-Michael Saber, Past Board President, Temple Beth Or

Camp Oak Hill

"Working with Armstrong and McGuire was one of the best decisions our ministry has ever made.  Their knowledge, experience, encouragement, and overall professional approach to our Capital Campaign helped to set us up for success.  Armstrong and McGuire not only provided a solid business perspective, which was invaluable, but they also were a joy to work with and are now part of the Camp Oak Hill family."

-Kim Patterson, Executive Director, Camp Oak Hill


"Shannon [Williams] has a fantastic way of meeting us where we are and clearly articulating the steps to make our vision a reality.  Not only is Shannon's expertise in development and fundraising to be commended, her instincts are always right on.  We are big fans of Armstrong McGuire and their ability to help nonprofits reach a higher level of service to the community." 

-Debra King, CEO, CASA

Frankie Lemmon School and Foundation

"The Frankie Lemmon School and Foundation needed to enhance organizational structure and diversify funding to grow and serve more children.  Armstrong McGuire was hired to conduct an organizational assessment and provide a comprehensive set of strategic recommendations.  They lead an executive search to hire the school’s first president to bridge the operations between the Frankie Lemmon School and the Frankie Lemmon Foundation.  The vision, mission and leadership at Frankie Lemmon have been positively impacted through the partnership with Armstrong McGuire.  They helped lay the path for the future and expanded services to children and their families."

-Dan Bruer, President Frankie Lemmon School & Developmental Center | Frankie Lemmon Foundation