catayst for change
PRESIDENT & CATALYST
Karnerblue Era, LLC is a sustainable development consultancy specializing in the integral development of people and places. We empower transformation through our expertise in the regenerative planning, implementation and storying of strategic initiatives.
Our core capabilities include strategy, finance, leadership and engagement within the public and non-profit sectors. Karnerblue is a Northwest Indiana-based WBE/DBE firm, federally-registered contractor and certified CDBG grant administrator.
Tina Rongers founded Karnerblue in 2010 with an intent of facilitating positive change in society. She navigates today's complexities using integrative approaches and catalytic processes that result in new ways of thinking, doing and being. Her analytical and creative insights help government and nonprofits evolve.
Tina is a doctoral candidate in education with a concentration in organizational leadership & social transformation at Meridian University. She holds a master’s in Urban Planning & Policy from University of Illinois Chicago and a bachelor’s in Public Affairs from Indiana University.