Working Together for the Public Good

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We work with clients to steward organizational progress, drive development campaigns, and  leverage brands through effective websites, video and film.  

We offer premium, flexible services. We have a track record of achieving client satisfaction with a clear return on investment.

Our Expertise

Our clients benefit from the range of experience we bring to organizational challenges and opportunities. Our background includes work with:

Global and transatlantic institutions

Foundations and philanthropic partners

Higher education, school systems and preparatory schools

Conservation and environmental organizations and campaigns

Arts organizations and artists

Medical center and health organizations

Large and small human service organizations

Kirsten Hampton, Partner

Kirsten's experience includes senior executive, consultancy and advisory roles in management, fundraising and communications. She has served as Senior Vice President and COO for education and policy organizations, and as Vice President and Associate Dean for two universities. She began her career in politics and also served with arts institutions including the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. She graduated with distinction from Cornell University and is an award-winning writer and poet.

Sam Hampton PhD, Partner

An award-winning filmmaker, Sam co-founded Docs in Progress, an education resource for filmmakers. He also served as Executive Director of a Capitol Hill technology nonprofit, Program Director for higher education initiatives at the Executive Leadership Foundation, and with the New York State Health Department. Sam holds a PhD in Urban Education from Cleveland State University, undertaking research at The Ohio State University. He has served on the Board of The Harley School, Selection Committee of the American Film Institute's Documentary Film Festival and Advisory Board for the Seattle Social Justice Film Festival. 

We help clients drive their mission through the creation of visual language tools, strategies to achieve fiscal goals, and cultural conversations to bolster satisfaction and productivity.

Awards & Recognition

Our consultancies have been recognized by:

  • Association of Fundraising Professional and Chartered Financial Institute chapters
  • Ernst & Young
  • United Way

Recognition for our video and film work:

  • CINE Golden Eagle Award for Documentary Short
  • Grand Jury Prize Finalist, American Black Film Festival 
  • Outstanding Achievement Award, Contribution to Documentary Film; Television, Internet and Video Association

Expert panelist on global issues, education, research topics for:

  • U.S. Department of Education and the International Monetary Fund
  • German Marshall Fund
  • The Wallace Foundation

Assignments affiliated with The White House and three First Ladies:

  • Save America's Treasures
  • First Anniversary Commemoration of 9/11
  • President's Committee on the Arts and Humanities 


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Seattle, WA 98115-6655

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Hampton Consulting LLC