The Expertise You Need to Succeed

Our team of experts is mobilized to help you reach your goals and objectives utilizing our efficient, results-oriented approach. You won’t find this level of service anywhere else.


Organizations Helped


Federal Funds Optimized


Vulnerable Children & Families Assisted Nationwide

Who We Serve

Southern Imaginations works with bold, ambitious leaders who are not satisfied with the status quo.

We provide strategic management and technology consulting services to commercial, not-for-profit, and for-profit organizations.

Utilizing key strategic tools, we partner with public-sector entities to implement change, improve performance, and ultimately help do the work they do, even better.

Early Childhood Education

We help Early Childhood Education organizations like Head Start and community-based organizations implement locally-designed grants management quality improvement efforts via comprehensive training and technical assistance.

Not For Profit Organizations

Our team of experts utilizes essential strategic tools to ensure leadership teams remain sharp while promoting and executing social initiatives critical to advancing good causes in society today.

For-Profit Organizations

We create lasting positive impacts on communities by empowering for-profit organizations to realize the potential of their ambitions by providing them with strategic management and technology consulting services.

Proactive, Sustainable, and Accessible

The PSA Method

The Southern Imaginations PSA Method emphasizes the importance of taking proactive measures to ensure success while keeping the environment and resources around us in mind. This method looks beyond immediate outcomes and focuses on creating long-term solutions that can adapt over time.

The PSA Method begins by examining current processes, identifying areas of improvement, and developing strategies to ensure sustainability.

By taking a holistic approach, organizations can actively seek opportunities for growth while preserving the environment. Our team of experts is highly experienced in utilizing this approach with proven results.

With its emphasis on proactivity, sustainability, and accessibility, it is an ideal solution for businesses looking for innovative ways to reach their objectives without compromising the environment or resources available.

How We Help

Grants Management Consulting

We combine comprehensive, professional, and certified expertise with strategies to support organizations in maintaining continuous quality improvement efforts to serve their respective customers better. LEARN MORE


We provide organizations with locally designed industry-certified solutions that seamlessly bridge the gap between capacity and vision. LEARN MORE

Human Resources

Our professional and certified compliance consultants deliver industry best practices implemented via collaborative activities that promote enhanced organizational management strategies and efficient operations. LEARN MORE


At Southern Imaginations, we are your one-stop solution for hiring expert Fractional Roles.

Our experienced professionals provide top-notch leadership while saving costs compared to full-time hires.

Whether a start-up or an established business, we’ve got the right service for your company!

Hear What Our Clients Have To Say


I can honestly say that in all of my years with the Community Action and Head Start network, you have been by far the best consultant I have had the pleasure of working with.

Tres Hamilton

“Shelby provided fresh insight and guidance on payroll, personnel change notices (PCN’s) and procurement. He was down to earth, relatable, and well received by members of the fiscal team.
Shelby helped us sort through what Matrix should focus on as we prepare to be monitored in the future.
In addition, he provided very good advice regarding how we should move forward in amending our procurement policies along with the importance of Matrix following all updated policies with appropriate documentation.”

Brad Coulter

“Mr. Holman is a terrific resource, he is masterful in providing technical assistance and support to organizations specializing in fiscal management. He offers powerful and effective financial solutions that will make a game changing difference in the achievement of goals for your organization.
He has built an extremely diverse skill set working with government, private and non profit environments. He’s extremely masterful in designing and facilitating high impact training and technical assistance for Head Start leadership teams, fiscal staff, and governing bodies.
Mr. Holman has built a history of success in developing high performance fiscal teams that excel in meeting all organizational goals and compliance with complex federal reporting requirements. “

Mary Ann Cornish

“I had the privilege to work with Mr. Holman and can appreciate his professionalism, patience, and persistence. He has mastered the art in making other successful in their approach to service delivery. Mr. Holman has my highest endorsement.”

Dr. Landon B. Mason

“Shelby is a transformative force in the world of grants management and has a deep knowledge of fiscal administration and facilities. His ability to communicate complex issues is noteworthy and I highly recommend his services!”

Chris Barnes

“He is a great partner in the process and helped us set up three large DRS programs and successfully pass an Audit, We would not have been successful without his fiscal guidance.”

Louis A. Finney Jr.

Southern Imaginations

Our Mission

We help those who help others.

In 2006, we embarked on a journey to help organizations in need. Over the years, we've helped more than 500 organizations across the continental United States, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. We're proud to have made a difference in the lives of so many communities, and we're looking forward to continuing our work in the years to come.