cambridge concord associates

Planning, Governance, & Organization Consulting

Enhancing health, education, equity and civil society by supporting strong organizations and collaborations.


About CCA

Cambridge Concord Associates (CCA) is a mission-driven consulting practice specializing in strategic planning, governance assessment and design, evaluation, and one-to-one leadership support and development.

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Representative Clients

higher education 

  • Wheaton College

  • Wellesley College

  • University of North Carolina, School of Dentistry

  • University of North Carolina, Asheville

  • University of Maine System

  • Tufts University

  • The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University

  • Southwestern University (Liberal Arts College)

  • Pine Manor College

  • Partners Healthcare / Harvard Medical School

  • Oberlin College

  • Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

  • Institute of Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado

  • Emory & Henry College

  • Eastern Connecticut State University

  • Duke Comprehensive Cancer Institute

  • Columbia University, School of Medicine

  • Carleton University

NonProfits — national, regional, community based

  • Victory Programs

  • The Reede Scholars

  • The Physicians Foundation

  • Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative

  • New England Philharmonic

  • National Alliance for Mental Illness, Massachusetts

  • Health Care for the Homeless

  • Greater Boston Food Bank

  • Foundation for Prader-Willi Research

  • Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the U.S. Senate

  • DentaQuest Foundation

  • Children and Screens

  • Beacon Day Treatment Center

  • Atlanta Symphony

  • Albert Schweitzer Fellowship

Associations & Collaborations

  • US National Oral Health Alliance

  • The Endocrine Society

  • The Boston Consortium for Higher Education

  • Society for Research on Child Development

  • Patient Centered Primary Care Collaborative

  • New England Independent Booksellers Association

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI Mass)

  • Inter-university Consortium for Policy and Social Research

  • Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges

  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

  • American Gastroenterological Association

  • American Dental Association

  • American Association for Clinical Chemistry

  • Academic Research Libraries


  • USAID, contracted through regional implementing partners

  • United States Department of State Bureaus of Conflict and Stabilization Operations; Democracy, Human Rights and Labor; International Narcotics and Law Enforcement; and Near Eastern Affairs, contracted through regional implementing partners 

  • United Nations Development Program

  • United Kingdom’s Conflict Stability and Security Fund, contracted through regional implementing partners

  • Tanzanian Children’s Fund

  • Peacebuilding Evaluation Consortium

  • National Democratic Institute, contracted through a regional implementing partner

  • Heifer International

  • CDA Collaborative Learning Projects