Strategic Advisor

Michele’s Mission:

To help leaders of companies, organizations, and communities tap into the minds, hearts and imagination of their employees and stakeholders to achieve their vision of success, in alignment with their core values.

 

Her Vision of Success:

The win/win/win definition of success is the norm; people and communities are thriving, businesses are prospering and the planet is flourishing.

 

Her Core Values: Her Work

Boundless Love, Freedom to Pursue Our Dreams, the Power and Beauty of Community

Michele is a strategic advisor on leadership, team and organizational development, organizational transformation and strategic communications. She is known internationally for her work helping leaders unleash the creative genius of their people and partners to create high-energy, flourishing organizations and communities.

Michele works with leaders and their teams to help them come to shared interpretation of the organizations’ mission, vision, values and goals, and to engage their people and stakeholder partners in transforming their aspirations into reality. She often partners with leaders on large-scale, whole systems transformation initiatives, which aligns the company’s leadership, culture, policies, systems and processes with their mission, vision values and goals.

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Her methodology taps into the minds, hearts and imagination of the people. This approach engenders shared understanding, commitment and shared ownership and generates deep, positive, sustainable culture change.

Her customers include leaders of Businesses, nonprofit organizations and communities. She works with diverse industries, cross-sectors and
cross-geography:

 

* Technology, Financial Services, Manufacturing. Fortune 500 corporations to small companies
* Non profits, Government & Communities
* In the US, Australia, Aruba, Brazil, China, Hong Kong, Singapore, the Netherlands, Norway, South Africa, Switzerland.

Michele launched her firm in 1995. Her customers have included leadership teams of:

• IBM
• Motorola,
• Swiss Reinsurance Company
• SRA International
• Bright China Management Institute
• BHP of Australia
• NASA
• U.S. Veterans Administration
• U.S. Food and Drug Administration
• U.S. National Park Service
• United States Department of Education
• Chicago Public Schools.
• The Fetzer Institute
• World Vision International
• The Episcopal Divinity School at Harvard
• Popular Inc. (Banco Popular Puerto Rico, Banco Popular North America)

Popular Inc. and SRA joined Fortune’s list of 100 Best Companies to Work For, after engaging in Michele’s vision and values transformation process. SRA sustained that honor for 10 consecutive years.

Her work also includes communities. Michele partnered with Aruba’s Quality Foundation in the facilitation of a national shared vision for the country of Aruba: Aruba, 2005. This process engaged, mobilized and energized the citizens in all sectors of their society in the creation of a shared vision. Their seven-point vision guided the development of their people, communities, businesses, government, education and their environmental policies.

Video Interviews with Michele:

Leader to Leader – Mark Thompson  - Change your Vision Interview Cisco Leadership Series