Kind Words From

Our Clients



“Jane worked with UC Press over a 12-month period as interim Executive Director for the UC Press Foundation. It was a time of substantial change both within the Foundation and at UC Press more widely, and Jane impressed me with her strategic focus, her infectious enthusiasm and her energy. She has a great ability to build and develop networks, and both our staff and external partners responded to her and wanted to work with her. I would not hesitate to hire her again or to recommend her.” Alison Mudditt, Director, University of California Press

 “Jane was incredibly knowledgeable, focused, professional and resourceful. I was extremely impressed with her leadership ability and creativity. I would hire her in an instant.” – Nicole Soluri, Attorney Downey Brand and Vice Chair Professional Business Women of California

 “Jane was instrumental in assisting us work through a time of crisis.  She provided clear direction and helped us navigate through organizational and fundraising issues.  She was a critical member of our transition team. I would definitely use her again and recommend her to others.”   – Michael Soza, Partner BDO USA LLP and Board Chair California Symphony

 “Jane has always been an absolute pleasure to work with. She is a detail-oriented and efficient organizer, facilitator, and fundraiser, and an extremely thoughtful advisor. I highly recommend her!”  – Jennifer Siebel Newsom, CEO/Founder, Girls’ Club Entertainment LLC and

 “Jane played a key role in supporting Catholic Charities CYO’s strategic planning efforts, both at the senior manager level and at the Board level. She brings to the table intelligence, experience, sharp assessment skills, strength and grace. She is a great consultant in these challenging times!”  – Brian Cahill, Executive Director Catholic Charities CYO 

 “Jane Whitfield brings to the field of development a unique combination of skills: deep technical expertise in grant writing, enhanced by her passionate creativity in discovering new approaches and revenue sources, and topped off with her charm and people skills. That’s a dynamic and rare combo.” – Betsy Bliss, Managing Director Bear Stearns and Faculty Jesuit School of Theology at Berkeley

 “Jane is a professional when it comes to developing a business concept and bringing it to a reality. Auto On The Go is a successful company partly due to Whitfield Consulting.” Sal Abbate, President, Auto On The Go