Our Work

Our Clients

For more than 10 years, SmartStart has been working collaboratively with organizations to assess project process, identify areas of growth, and work with stakeholders to improve project outcomes and meet intended goals. Our clients include educational institutions, non-profit organizations and governmental institutions.

Post-Secondary Education

  • California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
  • California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  • Caltech, Pasadena, CA
  • City University of New York, Lehman College, Bronx, NY
  • California State University, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Desert Research Institute, Reno, NV
  • Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA
  • Great Basin College, Elko, NV
  • Houston Community College, Houston, Texas
  • Howard University, Washington, D.C.
  • Irvine Valley College, Irvine
  • Lehman College, West Bronx, NY
  • Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
  • Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
  • Pace University, New York, NY
  • Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA
  • Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA
  • Santa Ana College, Santa Ana, CA
  • Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
  • Santiago Canyon College, Orange, CA
  • Savannah State University, Savannah, GA
  • South Dakota EPSCoR, Brookings, SD
  • Texas A&M, College Station, TX
  • Truckee Meadows Community College, Reno, CA
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
  • University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA
  • University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • University of California Merced, Merced, CA
  • University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA
  • University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
  • University of Detroit Mercy, Detroit, MI
  • University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
  • University of Nevada, Reno, NV
  • University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • University of New Orleans, New Orleans, CA
  • University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL
  • University of South Florida, St. Petersburg, FL
  • University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • University of South Dakota, Brookings, SD
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, Madison, WI
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI
  • West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission, Charleston, WV
  • West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
  • Western Nevada College, Carson City, CA
  • Westminster College, Salt Lake City, UT

K-12 Education

  • Catholic Schools Consortium, Los Angeles, CA
  • Culver City Unified School District, Culver City, CA
  • El Segundo Unified School District, El Segundo, CA
  • Wiseburn Unified School District, Hawthorne, CA


  • AMGEN Biotechnology Lab Program , CA
  • Brac USA, Kenya
  • Cachuma Resource Conservation District, Santa Maria, CA
  • Graham Institute for Sustainability, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Ironbound Films, Garrison, NY
  • Scripps Research Institute, San Diego, CA
  • TechStart Education Foundation, Portland, OR


  • City of Rialto, Rialto, CA
  • National Radio Astronomy Observation, Green bank, WV
  • Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena, CA

Professional Development Workshops

  • Professional Development
  • National Science Foundation EPSCoR project, Project Directors Meeting, Baltimore, MD
  • Nevada System of Higher Education EPSCoR project, Las Vegas, NV
  • Scripps Research Institute, San Diego, CA
  • University of South Dakota EPSCoR project, Brookings, SD
  • Washington College Center for Environment & Society, Chestertown, MD
  • Wichita State University College of Engineering, Wichita, KS