President & CEO
How did you first get into your profession?
I was working as director of operations for a fast food chain. The position responsibilities were divided up and I was given my choice. I choose HR and training and development.
What business advice would you give someone just starting in your industry?
Find a way to suspend your judgement. Recognize that there are many generations working in your workplace.
If you could be any fictional character, who would you be and why?
George Bailey from “It’s A Wonderful Life”. To be able to have an awareness of the good things that may have come from interaction with others in my life.
If you could have coined a single phrase of wisdom, what would it be?
“A mind once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original shape.”
What is your pet peeve?