About Us

Our Mission

Our mission is to support public and private organizations in achieving results for the children, adults, families and the communities they serve. Many of our interactions with clients, as well as all of our products and services, are driven by the goal of empowering clients. We help clients to identify and build on their strengths and expand their capacity with our knowledge, skills and technical expertise.

Our Values

Metis Associates highly values its client relationships and is driven by a deep commitment to ensuring excellence in the services it provides. The firm's guiding principles can be summarized by the following core values:

Social justice

We believe in our clients’ missions; we join them in working toward equity and inclusion. We work closely with our clients, so together we can strengthen their capacity to carry out their missions, make better decisions, and deliver more effective services.

Diverse Perspectives

We believe that through the collaboration of diverse teams, we can achieve the best results for our clients.

Relationship longevity

We nurture strong and long-lasting partnerships, both with our clients and with each other.

High quality work

We bring in-depth knowledge and practical experience to all of our projects and a rigor to our approach, creating exceptional services and products that always meet and often exceed our clients' expectations.

Growth-producing work environment

Our workplace fosters an environment of ongoing learning, knowledge sharing, and development, which translates into fresh points of view and skills for our clients.


Mutual respect, trust, and transparency form the basis for our interactions with each other and with our clients.