By working together,
we all achieve more.


At Conservation and Natural Resources Group (CNRG) we believe that the synergy of relationships is a catalyst for change.  Principal Partners, Leslie Friedman Johnson and Steve Johnson, along with a team of driven professionals, partner with you to identify and pursue the strategies you need to achieve your organization’s objectives. You will hear us refer to ourselves by our acronym – CNRG, or “Synergy”.  


Helping our clients bring about positive change. 


We pride ourselves on our proven ability to assist our clients in successfully navigating the complex arenas of California natural resources policy and funding, as well as providing expert advice and guidance related to internal business operations and strategic planning. Our clients include non-profit organizations, public agencies, and philanthropic foundations, all working in the public interest.