Steve Horan

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About Steve Horan

Stephen Horan, PhD is the founding president of Community Health Solutions, bringing more than 25 years of professional experience to each client and project. Under Steve’s leadership Community Health Solutions has helped hundreds of organizations achieve better results through effective strategy and practice. Individually, Steve has been an advisor to consumer groups, nonprofit organizations, corporations, foundations, and public sector leaders. This broad perspective informs his ability to think at the system level as well as the street level, and help people bridge gaps between policy and practice.

The Positive Collaboration Checklist

By |2018-09-18T20:10:11+00:00September 18th, 2018|

Collaboration with other organizations can be a powerful strategy for creating positive impact.  The challenge lies in creating partnerships that can yield positive results for the people served as well as the collaborating organizations. This […]

Spotlight on Social Impact

By |2018-09-05T19:57:41+00:00August 6th, 2018|

Social impact is receiving more attention from mission-based organizations. What does social impact mean, and why is it attracting the spotlight?

Social impact can be defined as […]

Leading Change by Design

By |2018-08-16T17:25:35+00:00June 10th, 2018|

How can we help people buy into change?  

This is one of the most common questions we hear from leaders and team members who are trying to help people move in a new direction. […]

How to Demonstrate the Value of Your Organization

By |2018-08-16T17:26:29+00:00June 10th, 2018|

The secret to sustainability is to demonstrate value to key stakeholders. 

In today’s funding environment it is essential to demonstrate value. At Community Health Solutions we help organizations define and demonstrate value by applying […]

Learning to Be Great

By |2018-08-16T17:27:45+00:00June 10th, 2018|

If the rate of change on the outside exceeds the rate of change on the inside, the end is near.” — Jack Welch

With this insight, Jack Welch defines an important strategic challenge for […]

The Health Asset Model

By |2018-08-16T20:42:46+00:00June 10th, 2018|

Research shows that people have a better opportunity for health when they have particular health assets available. One of the most empowering things we can do to support community health improvement is to help vulnerable […]