About Us

Sterling Associates, founded by Kimberly Sterling in 1988, is a Houston-based consulting firm that offers an array of services to nonprofit organizations.

We believe we have a responsibility to remain current about nonprofit trends so that we can bring the latest knowledge and best practices to our clients. We tailor the scope of our services to meet the needs of each assignment, and bring both experience and creativity to every project we undertake.  We are deeply invested in our clients' success and enjoy working in a hands-on fashion with staff and board members to achieve results. Sterling Associates adheres to the highest ethical standards in fundraising practices, as stated in the AFP Code of Ethics.

We are firmly committed to ensuring that the principles set forth in the Donor Bill of Rights are upheld, and we maintain strict confidentiality in working with each client's proprietary information.