Providing holistic services that build community and inspire transformation at the individual, organizational and social levels.

Roots of Change unites our passions for community development, social work, ceremony and healing arts, education and activism.

Training & Consulting

Kim & Leigh Ann Phillips-Knope together bring over 30 years experience in training facilitation, social advocacy, community development and non-profit program management.


Leigh Ann offers inspiring Yoga classes throughout
Ann Arbor, on-site in the workplace for staff and clients, as well as private lessons in a charming farmhouse Yoga sanctuary.


Marking life's milestones with remarkable ceremonies, including: weddings for all couples; baby-welcoming, adoption and coming-of-age; and end-of-life memorials.

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"Above all, we need the reassuring presence of a visible community, an intimate group that enfolds with us understanding and love and spontaneous loyalty and becomes a point of reference for the rest of the human race."

- Lewis Mumford