Pacific Northwest Organization Development Network (PNODN) is a community of professionals dedicated to developing personal, organizational, and community capacity to realize relevant and compelling results. PNODN strives to be an organization that reflects the diverse community we serve.
Our mission is to connect, engage, and develop a thriving community of Organization Development (OD) Practitioners and business leaders (Government, Non-Profit, and For Profit) to ensure our region is at its maximum capacity in terms of development of people and organization effectiveness. We want to help businesses reach record results and develop their people along the way.
The work of organization development and change can be difficult. PNODN offers a network of support along your path. We provide connection, collaboration, training, new ways of thinking, and the ability to share and learn best practices among like-minded professionals.
Come join our community and help make the Pacific Northwest an even greater place to live, grow, work, and develop.
What is Organization Development?
This is a critical question for our field yet answered in many different ways.
What follows is current President of PNODN Board Chris Crosby's answer to the question.