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Welcome to Collaborative Commons: Designing Your Leadership Journey

At Collaborative Commons, we invite leaders to shape their journey intentionally—where working, leading, and living become a deliberate design. Our Collaboratories are dynamic hubs for transformative training, team building, and community resilience. Join us in cultivating a collaborative mindset that empowers leaders to navigate challenges with purpose and resilience, shaping a future where living by design is the key to success.



We believe in working collaboratively with our clients to achieve their goals. Our team consists of experienced consultants who bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every project.

At Collaborative Commons, we hold a strong belief in the power of collaboration with our clients to achieve their goals. Our team is not just a group of consultants; we are partners in your journey towards success.

Our dedicated and experienced consultants bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to every project. We work closely with you, becoming an extension of your team, to understand your unique needs and challenges. This collaborative approach allows us to tailor our services to your specific objectives and ensure that our strategic planning solutions align seamlessly with your vision for the future. Your success is our shared goal, and we are committed to achieving it together.



Founder and Principal

With a remarkable 35-year track record as a leader in the collaboration space, Scott's expertise shines through in every endeavor. Whether facilitating a critical meeting or spearheading a complex strategic initiative, he seamlessly integrates the art and science of leadership into his practice. His unique approach empowers individuals, teams, organizations, and communities to discover innovative solutions for today's and tomorrow's most pressing challenges. Scott's dedication to the art and science of collaboration has impacted countless individuals and entities worldwide.



RÍA Collaboratories

For nearly three decades, Jovanni has been on a mission to create thriving communities and organizations. He's a dedicated facilitator who brings together diverse circles of community stakeholders to tackle complex challenges, foster collaboration, and implement shared goals. 


In the last five years, Jovanni has emerged as a leader in disaster recovery, particularly in the aftermath of the 2018 Camp Fire, the 2020 Bear Fire, and the 2021 Dixie Fire. His work in these wildfire-affected areas has received national, state, and regional recognition. He has been at the forefront of facilitating collaborative movements that have not only rebuilt communities but also sparked hope and resilience.

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