OUR TEAM

LS Associates is comprised of a team of consultants who share values related to social impact and community building while possessing a range of specialized skills and interests.

Leslie Scheuler, PHD

President

Dewitt Campbell III

MSW

Becky Welge

Evaluation Specialist/Project Management

Leslie Scheuler

PhD, President

Leslie has worked as a consultant, trainer and researcher with nonprofit organizations, educational and arts/cultural institutions, grant-makers and businesses for more than 25 years to support them in positive impacts for clients, other stakeholders, and communities. With degrees in music, social work and social science research, Leslie’s work has been funded by the Missouri Foundation for Health, the Incarnate Word Foundation, the Jefferson Memorial Community Foundation, the Regional Arts Commission, the St. Louis County Children’s Services Fund, the Missouri Arts Council, the U.S. Department of State, the U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Ford Foundation, and the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation (among others). Her international experience includes projects in Cameroon, South Africa, Honduras, the Philippines, Thailand, Azerbaijan, Macedonia, Israel, Morocco, and Indonesia.

Leslie received her PhD in social science research as well as her MSW from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis. Her specialties include developmental evaluation, evaluation training and coaching, collective impact, qualitative and quantitative analysis, performance management, network mapping, board development, community-based arts, and facilitation of real-time organizational learning.

Dewitt Campbell III

MSW

Dewitt is the CEO and Founder of DCIII Solutions and is a collaborating consultant with LS Associates. With 20 years of experience in program management, the use of technology to increase nonprofit productivity, and the planning and facilitation of programs to promote diversity and social justice, Dewitt has held leadership positions with a number of nonprofit organizations, including Connections to Success (where he served as Regional Programs Director), Youth In Need (where he served as a Senior Director), the Salvation Army (where he was the Director of Emergency Disaster Services).

Dewitt earned his MSW from the Brown School at Washington University. His specialties include nonprofit management, diversity training, community outreach, meeting and focus group facilitation, emergency management, and program development.

Becky Welge

Evaluation Specialist/Project Management

Becky comes to LS Associates with two decades of project management experience in the corporate sector. Through her tenure with a nationwide telecommunications company (where she earned multiple awards for excellence in customer service) and an engineering manufacturing and consulting firm, Becky developed expertise in data systems, data management, customer communications, workshop/professional development planning and evaluation, software systems and business management. Becky’s interests include health and nutrition, family support, and beekeeping.