Anne Blumer, Certified Professional Organizer®, SolutionsForYou, Inc. became a Professional Organizer Trainer and Speaker because she believes in the immense value of this profession. She wants others who aspire to it to represent the industry as experienced and knowledgeable professionals. Anne formed the Institute for Professional Organizers to share her learning in the hopes that others will benefit greatly from her experiences. Anne has over four years training experience and has trained over 170 participants to become professional organizer business owners. In addition, she has over ten years experience training business professionals on merger and acquisition procedures in the high-tech industry. Her experience as a business owner and founder of SolutionsForYou, Inc. Organizing Services has given her skills, knowledge, and the ability to provide complete and comprehensive training for individuals that will enable them to successfully operate their professional organizer business.
Anne is among the inaugural 200 Professional Organizers in the world to receive the Certified Professional Organizer CPO® Designation from the Board of Certified Professional Organizers (BCPO). Additionally, Anne holds a certificate of training from the Coach Approach for Organizers and from the ICD a Level II ADD Specialist Certificate (Graduates at this level have completed approximately 65 hours of study and passed the ADD Exam in addition to having earned their CD Specialist designation.), Level II Chronic Disorganization Specialist Certificate (Graduates at this level have completed approximately 25 hours of study and passed the General Exam), Certificate of Study in Learning Styles and Modalities, Certificate of Study in Chronic Disorganization, Certificate of Study in Basic ADD Issues With the CD Client, and Certificate of Study in CD Client Administration. Anne is a certified FreedomFiler Consultant.
Anne is a golden circle member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO), the Oregon chapter of NAPO, and the National Study Group on Chronic Disorganization (NSGCD). As a leader in the professional organizing industry, Anne has served on the NAPO Oregon Board since 2003 and is a chapter Past President. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Organizational Communication from Marylhurst University in Oregon. Anne enjoys speaking to a variety of audiences on the benefits of organizing. She is an active volunteer in her children’s schools passionately teaching students organizational skills.