Hechler Nonprofit Consulting

Putting Experience to Work for Good

Pauline Hechler provides consulting and coaching to nonprofit organizations and executives, bringing with her 25 years of nonprofit experience. As one client said recently, “I always feel better after our coaching sessions. You give me a sense of hope.”

“There is a science to nonprofit work, but to be successful, the work must be done in the context of mutual respect. In the end, it’s about relationship.”
– Pauline Urbano Hechler


Skills & Services

  • Consulting

  • Coaching

  • Writing

  • Organizational Assessments

  • Fund Development

  • Planned Giving

  • Interim Work 


Pauline was an excellent mentor. She is very knowledgeable, pleasant and caring. Pauline is one of those exceptional people you rarely find in your lifetime.”
“Count me among the many fans of Pauline Hechler. She’s smart, savvy, and sweet. Plus she’s done it all in development. Pauline’s a gem, in my book.”
Craig Sumberg, Executive Director, Fox Tucson Theatre Foundation
“Such a pleasure to have your experience, stewardship and amazing smile and light throughout this process.  I am personally grateful for the support you gave us and the grace within which you did it.”
Mellow Dawn Lund, Chair of the Board, IDEA School
“I’ve probably learned more from Pauline than anyone in the business—not just about fundraising but about grace under fire, ethics and management.”
Melanie Morgan, Associate Director of Philanthropy, Emerge!
“Pauline Hechler’s wisdom, excellent budget writing, warm and professional presence, and sophisticated view of fundraising helped our organization secure the start-up funding we needed.”
Teresa Cowan Jones, CEO Breakthrough Leadership Institute

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