Through our awareness, knowledge and experience with emerging sustainability trends and industry best practices, we are able to successfully transfer these conventions to our clients. Our comprehensive Integral Corporate Sustainability Model guides our methods in identifying problems, creating solutions and implementing effective changes. This model is used as a basis for our decisions in helping organizations develop more effective and efficient ways of performing their tasks and caring for their people.

We provide services along the entire ideation continuum while using a systems-based lens. Our services include such things as:

  • Direction and support in the generation and development of new ideas.
  • Business formation.
  • Strategic marketing and communication planning and development.
  • Strategic marketing and communication planning and development.
  • Operational improvement services.
  • Organizational change management assistance.
  • Technology implementation.

Moving into the sustainability arena was a natural step for Dr. Malia J. Smith, as her education an eclectic background paved the way.

Dr. Malia J. Smith


Dr. Malia J. Smith graduated with distinction, receiving her doctorate degree in education from the University of Southern California (USC) in Los Angeles. Her scholarly work revolves around cultural impacts upon behavior and self-efficacy. Â She also has a masters in corporate communication and a professional certificate in organizational change management.

Besides working as a consultant, she is currently the assistant dean for the General Education program at HPU and actively participates in curriculum and professional development, student mentoring, program and learning assessments and institution-wide strategic planning. In addition to her administrative duties, she is also a professor teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in the Department of Communication including (but not limited to):

Professionally, she has an extensive background in management, marketing and organizational change and development and has provided services to various organizations, schools, political congressional candidates and governmental agencies. Prior to working at HPU, Dr. Smith held different executive positions including: