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 decades of training experience including teaching hundreds of participants to become professional organizer business owners and 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. For Anne’s CV please read her resume document.
Anne is among the inaugural 200 Professional Organizers in the world to receive the Certified Professional Organizer CPO® Designation from the Board of Certification for 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, Level II Chronic Disorganization Specialist Certificate, 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 Freedom Filer consultant and certified GO System Trainer and Consultant.
Anne is a golden circle member of the National Association of Productivity & Organizing Professionals (NAPO) and the Oregon chapter of NAPO. As a leader in the professional organizing industry, Anne served on the NAPO Oregon Board of Directors from 2003 to 2009 as Membership Director, Vice President, President, and Immediate Past President, NAPO Technology Committee 2007, NAPO Education Quality Assurance Director 2009, and the ICD Board of Directors 2014-2017 as Treasurer. 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. Anne is the author of Get Rich Organizing and co-author of Get Organized Today!.