Affiliate Consultant Program

Program Overview

HR, Board & More is pleased to announce its Affiliate Consultant Program (ACP). The ACP allows us to partner with knowledgeable and experienced consultants who are experts in their respective areas of expertise, allowing us to expand our service offerings to our clients. These consultants are independent contractors providing consultancies to HR, Board & More and our clients.

For additional information on any of these services, please email us at

Lois Johnson

Talent Acquisition Partner

Lois Johnson, Talent Acquisition Partner 
Areas of Expertise:
Talent Acquisition Partner, Senior Recruiter and Customer Success Manager with broad experience building teams of technical, IT, Engineering, Healthcare, Clerical/Administrative, Industrial, Mechanical, Trucking & Logistics, Accounting & Finance, Sales, Public Relations and Marketing professionals and more.


Keely Byrne


Keely Byrne, freeGULLIVER, LLC
Areas of Expertise:
Strategic Planning, Operational Systems Design, Cash Flow Management & Financial Reporting Practices, Regulatory Compliance & Analysis and more

“I guide business and nonprofits in clarifying their goals, and work with them to develop and execute action plans that reflect their priorities, resources, and skills. Clients share their ideas and challenges, and I piece them together with market conditions and investment opportunities to design long term strategies. I develop systems that allow clients to focus on what they enjoy without leaking money or accumulating risky, time consuming backlogs of administrative tasks, and I advise clients on fostering a healthy workplace culture in which everyone thrives”.

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Samantha Bickham

Doing Business Right Consulting LLC

Samantha Bickham, Doing Business Right Consulting LLC

Areas of Expertise:
Board Development, Board Governance, Strategic Planning

Samantha Bickham, a native of New Orleans, came to lead her own independent consulting firm in 2005 after working in both the philanthropic and nonprofit sectors since 1994. Ms. Bickham is the President of Doing Business Right (DBR) Consulting, LLC. She works with nonprofit organizations throughout the region (Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama) and convened local, regional and national philanthropic institutions and affinity groups on issues that impact the Gulf Coast region.

Ms. Bickham’s experiences with the Greater New Orleans Foundation, Foundation for Louisiana and Gulf Coast Funders for Equity allows her to work with and assist in the development of nonprofit organizations throughout the state of Louisiana. Following Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, Ms. Bickham provided leadership and expertise to Louisiana based nonprofits that moved 8,000 families back into homes and restored more than 4,000 small businesses.

Ms. Bickham facilitates trainings and workshops for nonprofit organizations including grantwriting, organizational development, board development and fund development. Her expertise also includes strategic planning, financial management, fund development and leadership development. Most recently, Ms. Bickham has provided project management for Casey Family Programs and meeting facilitation with Frontline Solutions for Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and American Cancer Society. 

Ms. Bickham has received many honors and accolades.  She is a 2014 graduate of the Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses Program. A life fellow in 2008 with The Effective Leadership Program, The United States-Southern African Center for Leadership and Public Values & Southern University/A&M College.  She was also a fellow of the Loyola University Institute of Environmental Communications (IEC), the Metropolitan Area Committee Leadership Forum (MAC) and the Robert H. Hull Fellows Program. Ms. Bickham received a B.S. in Business Administration and Management from the University of New Orleans.