Educational Consulting | Evaluation Consulting | Design Consulting


Soulutions.Consulting encourages clients to choose the level of oversight, direction and involvement our team provides at each level of the project - whether education, evaluation or design soulutions.

We believe our purpose is to help the client achieve their goals by exploring and adapting in ways that stretch the creative imagination to reach the desired result. Soulutions take shape between known boundaries and infinity...

In the Education arena:  curriculum development, educational evaluation, introduction of connected content threads, train-the-trainer models established...much more

Dr. Newell has created total curriculum and worked with the infusion team, implemented innovative curricular initiatives, taught in everything from adult education to medical school students, residents and fellows, as well as serving as medical educator, department chair in allied health and associate director of education and evaluation to the GRECC's. Click here to review bio and Click here to review CV.

In the Evaluation arena:  framework development for complex multi-site entities and programs, evaluation criteria definement and cross-walk development; recruitment, training and oversight of evaluation teams; creation of instruments for qualitative and quantitative methods, synthesis of qualitative and quantitative data into briefs and full reports...much more

Dr. Newell worked in the evaluation industry, gaining expertise in a broad variety of evaluation methodologies and projects as a project director and research associate with Decision Information Resources, Inc.  During her tenure with the organization she was fortunate to work with evaluation gurus from several of the top evaluation organizations in the country.  Additionally, she was integrally involved in the national evaluation of the Regional Educational Laboratories, Gear-up, Job Corps, and other national programs....Dr. Newell's range of expertise encompasses program evaluation, benchmarking, and assessment. 

In the Design arena:  refreshing innovations in renovation; small space soulutions; building on unusual design elements. 

Interior Design consulting is a personalized service whereby a design consultant assists the client in one or more arenas related to home or commercial spaces.  Soulutions Consulting's focus is to listen to your ideas, lifestyle needs, personal preferences, as well as functional requirements and create a workable plan to accomplish the goals. 

As your design consultant, me or one of my esteemed colleagues would delight in assisting you in the following ways:

  • Total re-design of a space
  • Creation of a theme or mood
  • Suggestions for and / or selection of color, finishes, fixtures, furniture, and accessories
  • Furniture layout for space and functional enhancement

Dr. Newell is experienced in interior design and has applied her craft across 3 decades in a variety of arenas and methods.  She additionally incorporates her love for photography and artists eye design soulutions.  Her passion is creating something from nothing, using found objects and recycling pieces for new uses and combinations...Whether you need a room/home/office stylized in preparation for sale or re-purposing, to re-vamping a floor plan and executing the changes, or desire a breath of fresh air to an existing design, you will enjoy the clever creative signature skills Dr. Newell brings to the project.



From ordinary to exquisite...small bedroom and camp bath turned glass block dream suite...







From bland to exciting.









...the before and after kitchen...                      





To schedule a consultation in the design, education and/or evaluation arenas, please call 352-281-5500 or e-mail: