Carol is a seasoned training and development professional with over 20 years of diverse experience working with major corporations, entrepreneurial firms, individuals, and non-profit organizations.  A dynamic and enthusiastic speaker, Carol emphasizes the application of learning to participants’ real life situations.

She has personally trained over 5,000 people in public speaking, customer-focused sales, fund raising, performance management, and team building.  In addition, Carol herself has been a successful business owner for over 15 years, selling consulting and training services to Fortune 100 clients.

Her experience spans a variety of industries including: banking and financial services, insurance, health care, information technology,social services, colleges/universities, printing/publishing; telecommunications, and pharmaceuticals.

Carol is a sought after guest lecturer at professional association meetings, where she speaks about behavioral styles, the power of listening, and non-verbal communication.

In addition to an extensive and successful business career, Carol’s academic achievements include: Masters in Organizational Communication from Purdue University; and a Bachelor of Science in Speech Communication (with University Honors) from Southern Illinois University. She is a distributor for Inscape Publishing® (creators of the DiSC Personal Profile System®) and is certified to deliver their training programs and assessments.