Fostering sustainable outcomes

Phillip Yates, APR, PMP, leverages social innovation, strategic communications and stakeholder engagement best practices to help civic-minded accelerate collaborative social impact outcomes. He specializes in developing strategic communications and stakeholder engagement plans for land conservation, social impact and public policy efforts.

Social impact, strategic communications and project management services rendered @

Professional Accreditations and Courses 

Bachelor Arts, History

University of Colorado

Bachelor of Science, Journalism

University of Colorado

Project Management Professional

PMP, Project Management Institute

Accreditation in Public Relations

APR, Universal Accreditation Board

Public Sector Leadership

Cornell University 2020

Social Impact Measurement

Arizona State University

Brand Management

Cornell University

Marketing Strategy

Cornell University

Sustainable Business Strategies

Harvard Business School Online

Corporate Social Responsibility

University of Colorado

Social Impact Strategy

University of Pennsylvania / Coursera

Social Entrepreneurship

University of Pennsylvania / Coursera

Business Strategies for Social Impact

University of Pennsylvania / Coursera

Reputation Risk Management

Public Relations Society of America

Applied Risk Management

VelociTeach / Project Management Institute

Leading and Managing Change

Project Management Institute

Advanced Management Techniques

University of Texas at Austin (CPE)

Management/Leadership Essentials

University of Texas at Austin (CPE)

Communications & Journalism Awards 

Public Relations Society of America, Colo. Chapter

2019 Gold Pick for Community Relations

Public Relations Society of America, Colo. Chapter

2017 Silver Pick for Community Relations

Public Relations Society of America, Colo. Chapter

2017 Silver Pick for Integrated Communications

Hermes Creative Awards

2019 Platinum winner for Communications and Marketing

Hermes Creative Awards

2018 Platinum winner for Integrated Marketing

Hermes Creative Awards

2017 Gold winner for Communications and Marketing

Colorado Press Association

Second place for Deadline Journalism

Texas Associated Press Managing Editors

First place for Team Effort

Texas Associated Press Managing Editors

Second place for Star Breaking News report

Morris Journalism Excellence Award

Deadline Journalism