Welcome to TandemSpring


About Us

TandemSpring is NOT that kind of consulting firm.
It is a process of authentic engagement with leaders in doing good business.


At TandemSpring, we partner with leading experts to propel their business forward. You bring your expertise, we bring everything else, from strategy and marketing to operations and finance. Together, we accelerate strengths, strategy, and action.

Deep Thoughts

Who First? Me First?!

November 6, 2014

Accountability to One’s Self Over the years many people have asked me how I was able to overhaul my life, align purpose, passion, and strengths, and synergize my business model
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Running Off… On Time!

October 27, 2014

The timing for October 2014 has been a little off. I have had to reschedule meeting after meeting. I had a major prospect cancel a meeting while I was boarding
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Hooray, There Is Therapy and Then There Is Coaching!

October 19, 2014

My general response to shared stories from employees about their colleagues and bosses who have abused their positions of power is “Right, there is therapy, and then there is coaching”
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Lifting The Smoke Screen Off Of Abusive Leaders

October 5, 2014

I continue to hear stories from people about the leaders in their lives who are emotionally and verbally abusing them and I can’t help but feel that the benefits of
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The Kent State Sweatshirt Travesty & Our Collective Morality

September 23, 2014

Don’t be so damn naïve, this ridiculous Kent State sweatshirt fiasco is doing exactly what the people behind it intended for it to do.   It seems the whole world
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When It Comes To Social Justice In America, We Need Critical Justice

September 16, 2014

America is truly conflicted on the issue of domestic violence (and, of course, on many other issues, as well). While the confusion and conflict is normal when struggling with an
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What Others Have To Say About Us


Monika Black is a person who gets things done! I highly recommend her as a partner and ally for any endeavor. Her strong work ethic and commitment to excellence produce tangible results that challenge paradigms and enlighten the organizational work process. On top of all that, she is a fun person to be around!

Angela Anderson GuerreroProgram DirectorNotre Dame Institute for Latino Studies