Find your stories.
Boost creative thinking.
Generate ideas that make a difference.

Sense of Place Consulting works with groups and individuals to increase connections between people and place, so that both people and places can thrive.

Erica Wheeler is a visitor experience specialist, speaker, educator and award-winning songwriter. Learn more about her philosophy and approach for connecting people and place.

Her Soulful Stewardship Method provides a proven framework of tools and techniques that can help you discover your sense of place, anywhere. This work can be used to enrich your personal or professional work.


Proven tools and techniques that help both new and long-term staff gain a fresh approach to interpretation, program design, audience engagement and team-building. Helps to provide the best visitor experiences possible.

KEYNOTEs: Inspire YOUR Attendees

An unforgettable journey across the American landscape and the lives lived there through story, song, reflection, humor and conversation that evokes personal stories, inspires ideas and recharges passion for connecting people and place.

Nurture the next Generation

Cultivate leaders through integrative learning. Helps to   bridge academic knowledge with personal experience, empower creativity, and find a sense of place and belonging, no matter where they are

Engage YOUR Community

Sense of place performances, workshops and tours, customized to engage youth, families and adults. Help people to enjoy and appreciate places more, discover their personal stories and find their own authentic ways to make a difference.