Holly Burkett, PhD, SPHR
Anita Countryman, SPHR, SHRM-SCP,
Dr. Esther Jackson
Keynote: Times are Uncertain but your Steps to Resilience and Innovation Shouldn't Be
Dr. Esther Jackson works as a consultant doing project management and instructional design work. She is also a National Advisor for Chapters with the Association for Talent Development (ATD). At the local level of ATD, she currently serves as Past President for the ATD Detroit Chapter. Her background includes presenting webinars, facilitating workshops, and presenting at conferences such as the Training Magazine Conference & Expo and the ATD Chapter Leaders Conference along with writing articles for the TD Magazine. Topics for her presentations have included adaptability, change management, data analytics, emotional intelligence, engagement, leadership development, project management, and many more. She holds a doctorate in education from Walden University and a master’s in instructional technology. Esther is working on her first book dealing with adaptability and it is due to be published in 2021.
Dan Johnson, CNTC, CPC
Adrienne D. Sims
Barbara A. Trautlein, PhD
Session: Case Study: Talent Development’s Strategic Role in Building Capacity to Lead through Change and Crisis
Barbara A. Trautlein, PhD is author of the best-selling book Change Intelligence: Use the Power of CQ to Lead Change that Sticks, principal and founder of Change Catalysts, and originator of the CQ® System for Developing Change Intelligence®. For over 30 years, Barbara has coached executives, trained leaders at all levels, certified change agents, and facilitated mission-critical change management initiatives - achieving bottom-line business and powerful leadership results for clients. In 2015 she had the honor of being awarded Change Management Consultant of the Year by the Association of Change Management Professionals (ACMP) Midwest Chapter. She is gifted at sharing strategies and tactics that are accessible, actionable, and immediately applicable. Her blend of research and real-world expertise makes her an in-demand speaker at conferences in around the globe. Barbara has a unique ability to connect with her audiences, from C-level executives in Fortune 500 organizations to front line employees, and across industries, from steel mills to sales teams, refineries to retail outlets, and healthcare to high tech. Clients served include Abbott Laboratories, BP, Cisco, Deloitte, Northwestern University, and Rush Medical Center. Barbara holds a doctorate in Organizational Psychology from the University of Michigan.
Keynote: How to Emerge as a Leader
Eddie is an International Certified Coach, an affiliate with the Institute of Coaching, a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) coach with the International Coach Federation, and an official ICF Mentor Coach. Of the more than 37,000 ICF members in 143 countries, Eddie Turner was recognized as an ICF Coach of the Week in 2020. Eddie is one of Marshall Goldsmith's 100 Coaches and is the host of the Keep Leading!® podcast, which earned Apple Podcasts coveted New & Noteworthy designation.