Acuity Advancement Group



Acuity Group is collective, not an agency.

Each of our core teams are comprised of senior, seasoned authorities, who’ve had the benefit of learning at big jobs with terrific responsibilities.

Because we’ve been both demanding clients and innovative consultants,

Johns Hopkins

Johns Hopkins

Rising to the Challenge: Leveraging history to strengthen the future

Phase I: Building a new culture of philanthropy—and strategy for a $4.5 billion capital campaign

Question: “How do you prepare a multibillion dollar capital campaign during the worst

Washington University in St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis

“As a premier research university, we have a responsibility to anticipate the challenges of the future and prepare to meet them. This is the core of Leading Together, which has as its overarching goal to

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth

What do Lady Gaga, Mark Zuckerberg, and Sergei Brin each have in common? The Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth.

Each summer, for nearly three decades, some of the world’s brightest young minds, ages

Zoë Cohl


> Messaging
> Naming
> Research

Watson Scott Swail



  • College access
  • Enrollment management
  • Student retention
  • Financial aid and affordability
  • Strategic planning
  • Research and evaluation


In addition to co-leading SwailLandis, Dr. Swail also serves as President & CEO of the Educational Policy Institute