No one knows the challenges you face better than you do. And no one is more committed to helping you transform your challenges into opportunities than we are. At The REID Group, our mission is to help leaders and organizations transform their challenges into opportunities to create a better world.
We do this by helping leaders be more effective in three ways:
Our work with leaders in Catholic organizations – dioceses, religious communities, colleges and universities, health care institutions, parishes and schools – as well as other faith-based and non-profit organizations helps them to create a sustainable future for themselves and the people they serve.
The REID Group offers resources for leaders, groups and organizations to continue their learning beyond a project or event.
John Reid & Maureen Gallagher
Liguori Publications, 2009
Think about what your organization could do if the process of planning met the inevitability of change head-on—and it resulted in significant success.
Organizations large and small, religious and secular, for-profit and not-for-profit, successful and unsuccessful, go through change. John Reid and Maureen Gallagher of The REID Group have been instrumental in helping many groups discover the power of Prophetic Planning. This book presents a complete overview with detailed information that any organization will find useful in understanding how to plan for change.
Since 1997, The REID Group has pursued its mission of helping leaders and organizations transform challenges into opportunities to create a better world, focusing on Catholic organizations as well as other faith-based and nonprofit groups.
From the beginning, we have provided services that:
We take the “to create a better world” part of our mission very seriously, delivering our clients excellent, comprehensive and creative service.
We are also committed to:
John Reid is the founder and also a partner with The REID Group since 1997.
John focuses his work as a Reid Group consultant in the areas of prophetic planning with Catholic dioceses and religious communities, searches and mediation. Previously, he worked with the Archdiocese of Seattle for 18 years where he had responsibilities for formation, training and placement for lay and ordained ministers, and was also the Coordinator of Transition Services. John also worked at the University of Notre Dame and is a former Catholic High School teacher. He is a past chairperson of the National Association for Lay Ministry (NALM) and co-authored The Art of Change: Faith, Vision and Prophetic Planning. John is married to Maureen Reid since 1972 and together they are the parents of two adult sons, Tim and Chris. John has given talks and workshops nationally on topics of Leadership, Collaboration, Planning and Transition. He holds Master degrees in Divinity and Administration from the University of Notre Dame.
Tom Reid is a partner with The REID Group and is a consultant, mediator, trainer and coach.
Tom has more than thirty years of experience working in personal, spiritual and organizational development, helping leaders, groups and organizations to be more effective. In addition to The Reid Group, Tom’s professional work experience includes: 10 years as a real estate agent with Windermere Real Estate, leadership team for RENEW, Archdiocese of Seattle, coordinator of a program of continuing education and spiritual growth for leaders, Center for Human Development, Notre Dame, and extensive experience as a seminar, retreat and workshop leader working with non-profit boards and staffs. Tom has Master degrees in Divinity and Administration from the University of Notre Dame. He is a graduate of the Mountaineers Basic Climbing course. Tom has been married for 35 years and has two adult sons and one granddaughter.
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