Heart required. Differences welcome.

Heart required. Differences welcome.

Driven to make a difference.

Our team is a diverse group that has traveled various paths, all leading us here. We are purpose-driven problem-solvers helping organizations use business as a force for good.

Every day we show up and do our best work to make our time on this earth matter. It’s who we are, why people work here, and why our clients partner with us.

We are proud to be a Certified B Corporation and a recipient of the Bay Area Corporate Philanthropy Award.

Why we're purpose-driven.

The Future State team

Collaboration, co-creation, and execution brings results.


It's how we approach our clients. It's how we approach each other. And we believe with the right heart, we can change the world.

Amee and Sheila discussion during workshop break. Steve Lu presenting during process session.

Culture beats strategy every time. We are not looking for cookie-cutter talent. We invite new ways of thinking and original ideas. Our people stay with us because we offer something different, something they’ve always wanted from work: Passion, purpose and an amazing culture.

Meet the team.

Employee-Owned, Certified Diversity Suppliers


Our chief officers, our Board of Directors, and 80 percent of our employee-owners are women: no small feat in the world of business. We are a certified Women Business Enterprise (WBE)—making us a diversity supplier for many of our clients.

100% Employee-Owned, ESOP

Our employees own Future State. As an ESOP (employee stock ownership plan), our employees hold a tangible stake in the success of our company and our clients. For the past three years we have been not only a certified B Corp, but also a Best for Employees honoree on the B Corp Best for the World list.

Learn about our benefits.

Work with us.

We are passionate problem-solvers with a reputation of excellence, compassion and innovation. We’ve been helping clients since 1982, and we are proud to work with some of the best-known brands in the world. We're also proud to have gathered a group of some of the most talented consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area.

We are always interested in connecting with people with all types of backgrounds—smarts, passion and heart required.

We are Future State.

We live at the cutting edge of technology solutions, forward-thinking business practices, and the models and methodologies that will drive success into the future.

Learn more about our work.