Background and Qualifications
Has over 25 years experience in the field of Human Resources Management and Development, in both the private and public sector.
Holds a Senior Human Resource Professional Certification.
Holds professional instruction qualifications for:
Mediation from Harvard Law School Program of Instruction for Lawyers, CDR (Boulder, CO), and Mediation Training Institute International
Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are HighÔ VitalSmartsÔ
Crucial Confrontations: Tools for Dealing with Broken Promises, Violated Expectations, and Bad BehaviorÔ VitalSmartsÔ
Influencer: The Power to Change AnythingÔ VitalSmartsÔ
Managing for Personal Growth Workshops fromBlessing and White
Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®
Corporate Coaching Clinic® from Corporate Coach U
Authored a chapter in a book, Building a Successful Consulting Practice, entitled: "You are Known by the Company You Keep," ASTD, 2002, Jack Phillips, Series Editor, now in its third printing.
Has received Dialogue training from DiaLogos, Cambridge, MA.
Is a member of the Management Certificate, Master Management Certificate, Training and Development Certificate, and Engineering Management Certificate faculties at the University of Alabama.
Won "The Award for Teaching Excellence" from the University of Alabama, College of Continuing Studies.
Society for Human Resource Management: National and Local Chapter Member and Past Officer of State Council for Alabama
Birmingham Business Alliance, Investor
American Society for Training and Development
Association for Psychological Type