The Consulting Lead aspires to serve as conduit, supporter and advocate for scientists, innovators, and entrepreneurs within NGO’s, academia, government, and business, to reach, gain and secure financial and strategic support from various public and private sources. We seek to serve as a bridge for international entities to venture to the US market.
The Consulting Lead service model reflects the search and use of best practices and is focused on building strong, positive relationships with our clients. We provide critical program management capabilities to resolve critical problems and serve clients to meet their goals. We work with our clients throughout the process, developing well-thought projects, pairing projects with potential program funding, building relationships with prospective funders and crafting a strong and positive image with diverse publics and stakeholders.
Principals and Associates within The Consulting Lead, provide services in the following areas:
Research Administration/ Sponsored Programs
Project Management and Planning
Balanced Scorecard to measure key performance Indicators
Standard Operating Procedures development and training
Logic Model development using United Nations guidelines
Federal & Private Grants Management and Compliance
Strategic Communications/Public Relations/Public Affairs
Projects and proposals
The grant process is complex and requires patience and a sustained, well-planned effort. Our principals and staff have prepared for our clients the following successful proposals:
The UPR Ponce was invited to submit a full proposal for a $13 million investment by the US Economic Development Administration under its Disaster Supplemental Program for FY 2019. The project prepared by TCL is the UPR-Ponce Smart Hub, a new building featuring resilient infrastructure, which can promote business continuity, preparedness and industrial diversification within the region where the University of Puerto Rico in Ponce in located. The overall purpose of the UPR Ponce Smart Hub project is to create and design a multiuse, multidimensional, and resilient research and business nurturing facility. With the proposed facility, the University of Puerto Rico in Ponce can develop a business hosting and retention program for entities within the projected high-growth niche in health and medical tourism for the Ponce MSA region. The facility would have the high-performing energy-efficient infrastructure in order to resist and mitigate the direct effects of weather-related incidents and utilities related interruptions.
US Department of Justice/Bureau of Justice Assistance
FY 19 Body-Worn Camera Policy and Implementation Program to Support Law Enforcement
Municipal Government of Caguas
Facilities Improvement Program/ US Department of Health and Human Services-HRSA
Facilities Renovation/ Salud Integral de la Montana Inc. 2011
COPS Technology Program 2007/ US Department of Justice
CAD for Interoperable Communications System for San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo Metropolitan Statistical Area/ Oficina para Asuntos de Seguridad Publica
Passenger Ferry Program/ US Department of Transportation 2011
Ceiba Ferry Facility Project/ Autoridad del Transporte Maritimo (ATM)
US Department of Justice/ COPS Hiring Program 2017
Municipal Government of Caguas