Our Team

We Deliver on Our Promises So You Can Deliver on Yours

La Piana Consulting is proud to field a diverse team of seasoned professionals, each of whom has a deep understanding of the social sector and expertly blends the process and analytical skills required to help clients achieve their goals. Our consulting team is comprised of senior-level consultants who bring the wisdom of experience to every engagement. Our high-touch, collaborative approach yields powerful results. We are committed to providing clients with lasting value and strive to continually develop new and more effective ways to help you move your organization forward.


David La Piana, Managing Partner

Jo DeBolt, Partner

Kristen Godard, Partner and Director of Finance and Operations

Bob Harrington, Partner

Lester Olmstead-Rose, Partner


Heather Gowdy, Senior Manager

Luis Vergara, Senior Manager

Vance Yoshida, Senior Manager

Rosalyn Allison-Jacobs, Senior Consultant

Michael Anderson, Senior Consultant

Scott Cotenoff, Senior Consultant

Charles Fernández, Senior Consultant

Melissa Mendes Campos, Senior Research Manager

Claudette Goldberg, Operations Manager

Amia Grashin, Project Coordinator