Welcome!
We’re Elevate
Impact

We serve as a strategic partner for businesses,
nonprofits, and higher ed institutions.

Let’s collaborate

We partner with leaders to elevate the impact of initiatives in the areas of:

Bullet Community Engagement

Bullet Health & Wellbeing

Bullet Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Bullet Talent Development & Acquisition

Bullet Gender-based Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness

A Minority-Owned Small Business, our diverse team brings industry experience from several sectors, including professional sports, higher ed, bio-pharmaceutical, nonprofits, legal & compliance, healthcare, and many more.

So what exactly do we offer?

Intentionality in our approach to define your needs by working as a strategic thought partner. Then we get to work to deliver solutions:

  • Curriculum and Learning Design
  • Facilitation
  • Leadership Coaching
  • Data & People Analytics
  • Internal & External Communication Toolkits
  • Expert Speaker

The Why Behind Elevate Impact

The Reputation of the Founder

Ricardhy Grandoit, SHRM-SCP

Meet Our Team

Learn about our team and their extensive experience in driving employee, talent, and community engagement initiatives forward across industries. As an agency, we believe that diverse representation is a strength, and our people's dimensions of diversity is what makes us strong and powers us to elevate impact.

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Ricardhy Grandoit
Founder & CEO
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Sean Cain
Co-Founder
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Laura L. Kangas, MA
Consultant
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Minh Nguyen
Consultant
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Colin Stokes
Consultant
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Dr. Kiera Penpeci
Consultant
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Melody Abedinejad
Consultant
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Evans Erilus
Consultant
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Lisa Markland
Consultant
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Virgilio Velez
Consultant
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Astride Jeannot-Bicknell
Consultant
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Brandon Jackson, M.Ed.
Consultant
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Matthew R. Grabell, ESQ
Consultant
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Brandon Kirkwood, PsyD
Consultant
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Dr. Ryan C. Warner, PsyD
Consultant
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Lilah Drafts-Johnson
Consultant
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Bethany Mason
Consultant
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Board of Advisors

Our board of advisors are industry experts and pioneers that are committed to ensuring the success of Elevate Impact in the marketplace, while remaining true to our vision of leading the way for organizations to collaborate with purpose, on purpose.

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Maheesh Jain
Technical Advisor
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Heidi Boisvert (PhD)
Advisor
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Jarrod Chin
Advisor
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Learn more about us

Frequently Asked Questions: General

We define cross-sector collaboration as the thoughtful and intentional effort to integrate the corporate, nonprofit, and higher ed sector in the planning, design, and implementation stage of an initiative, to elevate the impact of that initiative. Our model includes working with a diverse representation of schools, including Tribal Colleges & Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, and Historically Black colleges & Universities, in addition to all colleges & universities.

We work with organizations that are registered as a business, has nonprofit status, or is a foundation. Colleges and universities must be accredited and recognized by a reputable governing body.

Our collaboration model that integrates industry experts from various sectors, including higher ed, big brands, and nonprofit & community organizations to maximize impact. We also have a propriety online professional networking community that our clients can access. Additionally, our founder has served in a leadership role in all these sectors driving impact initiatives forward, including for global entities like Major League Baseball (MLB), Takeda Pharmaceuticals, Northeastern University, MIT, and several others. He has facilitated partnerships with the National Coalitions Against Domestic Violence, Amazon, UPS, and many others.

No. Our objective is to create a community of leaders driving employee, talent, and community engagement initiatives forward. Members can collaborate with each other and connect as they see fit through our online platform. This includes the ability to post project needs, request services, and directly communicate through the Elevate Impact system. Whether you have an awareness campaign, job post, research/resource need, event, etc. that you want to post and share with the community, you can do that and we don't have to be involved. We also work with Colleges & Universities. To leverage our online community, members must be a registered company or has formal nonprofit status, and schools must be accredited by a recognized & reputable body. All members must register using a company and school email address to leverage our online platform.
If you are not a client that is using our consulting services, and want to leverage our online community beyond the 30 day free trial, contact us at billing@elevateimpact.com for more information.

No. Elevate Impact is a registered incorporated company powered by purpose. Our mission is to facilitate cross-sector collaboration to help organizations drive forward their employee, talent, and community engagement initiatives.

Frequently Asked Questions by Project Sponsors
Clients inform the process every step of the way. We first start with a discovery meeting. That meeting helps us better understand the full scope of the need so that we can allocate resources accordingly. Throughout the engagement, we serve as a thought partner, project manager, and will drive the execution of the engagement.
There is no limit. any member of the organization can access the online platform.
Yes. Organizations can post jobs, volunteer needs, or other opportunities (market research needs, e.g. surveys) on the "Bulletin Board" feature on Elevate Impact.
Frequently Asked Questions by Schools
The school owns any and all content that is posted as a resource. Our online platform is simply a place to promote and amplify the visibility of the resource/content.
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