At PPA, we provide clients with the evaluation, research, and strategic consultation they need to make smart public policy decisions that improve lives, enrich communities, and strengthen institutions.

PPA’s clients include federal, state, and local governments as well as foundations, nonprofit organizations, educational institutions, and others. We deliver valued results to clients nationwide.


We offer clients an array of services including strategic planning, research, program evaluation, and initiative management.

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Policy Areas

We work across several broad policy areas: child care and education, food systems and health, housing, justice, and workforce and economic development.

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We believe in being partners with our clients, coordinating closely to ensure the work is informed by their communities, contexts, and needs.

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Featured Work

We deliver readily usable information and recommendations through issue briefs, reports, and more.

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Interested in partnering? Want to learn more about PPA expertise? We would love to hear from you.

Phone: 517-485-4477


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