We are a small team of talented professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. The TGS Team is ready, willing and able; contact any member of our team to get started on realizing your potential today!


To strategically grow a network of better business.


To harness people power for success in life and profession.


Trust, Compassion, Empathy, Efficacy, Growth

La Juana is a proud trainer and licensed instructor of the Project Management Institute on behalf of authorized training partner Tacit Growth Strategies. 

La Juana (LJ) Chambers Lawson (Ext. #2)

President and CEO

La Juana Chambers Lawson, known by her friends and colleagues as LJ, has been featured in O, The Oprah Magazine, Entrepreneur, Forbes, VoyageDallas, and several other publications.

La Juana is the Founder and CEO of Tacit Growth Strategies, also simply referred to as TGS, a global impact investment and PMO firm.

TGS is a preferred authorized training partner of the world’s leading association for project management professionals, PMI, and offers a robust portfolio of consulting and training to educators, nonprofit leaders, and other categories of project management professionals throughout the world.

La Juana’s book “Master Grant Writing: A Project Manager’s Guide” is an international best-seller and has been lauded as a comprehensive guide that demonstrates how to build and maintain a successful business.

La Juana serves as a mentor in the Venture Mentor Program at Trinity University, where she supports teams of business founders growing startups in San Antonio, TX. 

La Juana teaches Project Management in the HEB School of Business at the University of the Incarnate Word (UIW) (undergraduate) and all of the Nonprofit Management courses at Our Lady of the Lake University (OLLU) (graduate school program).
Before teaching at both universities, she taught Federal Government at Northwest Vista College (ACCD) and was a Supplemental Instructor of Biology 101 and Political Science at Virginia Commonwealth University. 

La Juana’s favorite quote is: 

“I am deliberate and afraid of nothing.” — Audre Lorde

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8620 N New Braunfels Ave. Suite 521
San Antonio, Texas 78217