Trailcrest Consulting

Policy & Issue Research | Content & Communications

Trailcrest Consulting provides compelling communications materials for foundations, nonprofits, and associations, with a focus on behind the scenes implementation to promote your objectives.


  • Copyediting and Content Development
  • Issue Research and Data Analysis
  • Legislative Tracking
  • Policy Fact Sheets and Issue Briefs
  • Press Materials
  • Media Tracking and Active Response
  • Email and Social Media Advocacy Campaigns
  • Target Audience Development and CRM Management
  • Website Development Coordination and Content


For the past decade, Margaux McFetridge has worked closely with numerous nonprofits and foundations, helping them promote innovative programs and practices and enact policy change. From 2006 to 2013, she held the position of Senior Associate at i.e. communications, a policy advocacy and communications firm based in San Francisco. As the primary staff writer and researcher, she specialized in health, child welfare, juvenile justice, and gun violence prevention issues for clients including Stuart Foundation, Walter S. Johnson Foundation, The California Endowment, and Lucile Packard Foundation for Children's Health. For the California HealthCare Foundation, she managed multiple target audience projects, identifying key stakeholders and providing CRM support. Prior to her position at i.e. communications, she served  as a legislative assistant for the National Association of Social Workers, California Chapter government relations program. Margaux received a bachelor's degree with academic honors in history from Mills College.


For more information, contact Margaux McFetridge at or  (916) 613-1532.

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