Tammy Hauser is the Founder and CEO of Blue Sky Thinking, LLC, a full service consulting firm based in Sarasota for small- to mid-sized nonprofit organizations.
Since 2001, Blue Sky Thinking has used a personalized team approach to help 60+ nonprofit organizations renew, re-invigorate, or reinvent themselves through strategic planning, management, interim leadership, rebranding, operational overhauls, event production, visionary program creation, and fund development. Clients tell us that working with Blue Sky Thinking teams are always inspiring, visionary, effective, and fun.
Known as a no-nonsense, never-say-never, super-efficient lover of challenge, Tammy is a master at solving her client’s problems using sound strategy coupled with significant nonprofit leadership experience and a dose of pixie dust.
Prior to consulting, Tammy served as the Director of Community Affairs for the Hennepin Theater Trust in downtown Minneapolis where she created the nationally recognized, The Spotlight Musical Theater Awards, and as a statewide grant maker for the Perpich Center for Arts Education and the Minnesota State Arts Board and as an arts educator for numerous theaters, performing art centers and museums.
Tammy holds a B.A. in theater and an M.B.A. in nonprofit management. She is a commercial theater producer and creator of The Ultimate Pajama Party™, a theatrical experience for women. Hauser has been an arts grants panelist for the Sarasota Arts and Culture Alliance, Creative Pinellas, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the MN State Arts Board. She serves as VP on the Board of the Nonprofit Consultant’s Connection of Tampa Bay and as an i3 consultant with the Gulf Coast Community Foundation.