Our Approach

Sanoa Consulting, LLC is a public health and education consulting firm. Founded in 2009, we are committed to finding sound solutions to pressing educational and public health challenges through innovation, communication, and application of a vast knowledge base. We leverage our knowledge, skills, and experiences to ensure that our clients are best positioned to achieve desired outcomes.

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Meet the Owner/Principal Consultant

Dr. Kyrel Buchanan is the Owner/Principal Consultant of Sanoa Consulting, LLC. She has over 15 years’ experience in grantsmanship, program development, research, and program evaluation for institutions of higher education, public health entities, federal agencies, non-profit organizations, and others. She has also served as a college health center administrator, where she worked to ensure quality, affordable healthcare for college students and encourage responsible decision-making. Her expertise also includes Sponsored Programs administration, where she was responsible for overseeing the university grants portfolio.

Dr. Buchanan completed her postdoctoral work at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, received her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Health Education from Texas A & M University, her Master of Public Health degree in Health Education from Emory University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Spelman College.