The founder, Shannon Butler, is currently the only Nationally Certified Master Guardian in the state of Minnesota.
She has over 25 years of experience working in the human service field, including working as a behavior analyst, guardian ad litem and legal guardian/conservator.
She is a member of several professional organizations including the National Guardianship Association (NGA), Minnesota Association of Guardians & Conservators (MAGiC), to ensure that she is up to date and informed of any legislative changes and providing services that adhere to current standards. She is also a current board member of NGA and the Center for Guardianship Certification, and a former board member of MAGiC.
Ethical Solutions utilizes many professional guardianship tools and resources to assist in making decisions, including the use of ethics boards when appropriate.
Ethical Solutions develops an individualized plan for each client to ensure that decisions are based on a client’s needs, goals, and preferences, while taking into account the client’s well-being and safety.
Ethical Solutions is founded with a passion for service based on respect, understanding, and compassion. It is built with integrity and ethical principles which incorporate a least restrictive model. We measure our success by our client’s success, with a goal of working towards client independence from a need for services.
Ethical Solutions meets clients where they are and works to develop a trusting, supportive relationship to assist clients in reaching their goals.