GovFriend serves with three commitments:
- Understanding the problem before rushing to solutions.
- Creating unique plans, strategies and tools to directly address challenges.
- Ensuring that successful outcomes are identified and achieved. This includes helping clients receive recognition for program successes.
GovFriend was founded on the experience and belief that government organizations are best served by a combination of effective strategic planning, high quality programming and tool development, and impactful public communication. We customize products in a way that makes sense for clients’ needs and budgets.
Meet the Team
Joshua Palmer, Chief Executive Officer, Founding Partner
Joshua combines a passion for systemic empathy with organizational behavior, multi-party facilitation, conflict resolution, high stakes strategy and public involvement experience to provide clients with diverse solutions that provide ongoing benefit. His experience in the public sector means he understands the unique challenges clients face. He is known for his ability to bring diverse interests together to find common ground and solve complicated challenges through creativity and consensus building.
Jason Buchanan, Chief Technology Officer, Founding Partner
Jason co-founded GovFriend with the goal of delivering the innovation he brought to companies like Disney, Usana, Avon and SoFi, as well as platforms including PC, Xbox and Playstation, to clients. He brings the unique work history and skill set that allows him to transform complex problems into programming solutions. This allows clients to accomplish what is expected of them: more with less.
Amy Buchanan, Chief Financial Officer, Founding Partner
Amy combines entrepreneurial prowess and business management acumen to ensure clients are happy all the way from initial contracting discussions to project completion. She establishes and integrates internal processes that empower GovFriend to deliver high quality at a reasonable cost.
You, Our Client
You are the most important part of our team. GovFriend works with you from concept through delivery to ensure your goals are identified and achieved. Through that process, we ensure you get the credit you deserve.
Let’s work together!
We can’t wait to help you achieve your goals. Let’s start a conversation: