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Arlington, VA 22209

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North Highland Washington, DC

Washington DC is a melting pot of international flair, diversity and near-constant change. With this distinctive combination, North Highland DC helps the region’s leading hospitality, life sciences, nonprofit, financial services and public sector organizations transform themselves and their stakeholders’ experiences. Through partnerships with Arlington Food Assistance Center, Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing, and Miriam’s Kitchen, we join with fellow Washingtonians to work toward creating a more prosperous future for all.

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Washington DC provides our staff with a range of fulfilling activities. They can work on a pharmaceutical project in Maryland, help the Federal government accomplish a key policy initiative, support a food bank in Virginia, and tour museums for free with colleagues in DC.

— Barbara RayManaging Director and Global Public Sector Lead

Barbara Ray

Managing Director and Global Public Sector Lead Firm Leadership Expert
With more than 20 years’ experience leading profitable growth strategies for organizations engaged in the government sector, Barbara Ray brings deep industry expertise to her roles as managing director and global public sector lead. At North Highland, Barbara’s growth and leadership initiatives have been instrumental in generating greater client value and inspiring ingenuity and integrity firm wide.

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We want to create sustainable, long-term economic empowerment in the communities in which we work and live. To do that, we support projects and organizations that tackle financial stability, family sustaining employment and housing holistically, because our research shows these core areas can have a bigger and longer term impact. Our annual Day of Giving Back has been another way we have invested in local communities, doing everything from preparing meals, teaching professional workshops, painting playgrounds and more.

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