New Realm Consulting
Equipping churches to develop, discover, and become the Body of Christ

Leadership Retreats and Development Consultations for Vestries, Staff, Clergy and more
We use tools and models developed to increase the health, faithfulness, and effectiveness of your organization to design retreats and consultations that educate, equip, and inspire clergy and lay leaders for the future.

Phil Brochard
The Rev. Phil Brochard is a graduate and trainer with The College for Congregational Development. Phil has served as the rector at All Souls Parish in Berkeley, California since the fall of 2008. A graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and the General Theological Seminary, Phil has long had an interest in what makes and keeps all kinds of Christian communities vital, and is an evangelist for implementing intentional development practices within congregations and other types of communities of faith. He lives with his wife Sarah and two sons in Albany, CA, and is the proud owner and driver of a very large truck. 
Alissa Newton
The Rev. Canon Alissa Newton is a founding trainer in The College for Congregational Development and currently directs the program in the Diocese of Olympia. Alissa serves the Diocese of Olympia as Canon for Congregational Development, and St. Columba's Episcopal Church in Kent, WA as Vicar.   Her professional interests include multicultural Christian Community, Child Theology, and the development of churches of all sizes and locations into communities of faith that are more faithful, healthy, and effective.  Alissa loves to read, garden, hike, play the drums, and spend time with her family which includes husband Andrew, and two daughters.  Born and raised on the West Coast, Alissa now lives with her family just south of Seattle, WA.  
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Drop us a note letting us know what your leadership body is, and a few things about your goals and the timeline for your retreat. One of us will contact you to explore further.