Our Team

Our team has extensive, hands-on experience working with organizations large and small in many different industries. We have the academic background and practical savvy to listen to your challenges, understand your circumstances, and guide you in the way that best fits your situation.

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PAUL DEPALMA

CEO

Paul DePalma

Paul has more than thirty years of practical experience and has earned his reputation as a highly effective organization consultant, coach and group facilitator. He has facilitated hundreds of groups and thousands of participants in organizations from small non-profits to Fortune 100 companies. He has years of practical experience as a leader and manager, as a business owner and author and has mastered the ability of bringing groups together with one common goal in mind: better results. Paul has degrees in Economics from Boston College and a Masters in Organization Development from Bowling Green State University.

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THOMAS J. HORVATH

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Thomas J. Horvath

Tom has extensive experience as an adjunct instructor and shares the integration of theory with practical application to the world in which we operate. His career illustrates practical expertise including the role of Chief Operating Officer in two organizations. He received his Masters of Business Administration from the University of North Florida and his Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from Bloomsburg University.

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DIANA J. WONG, Phd

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Diana J. Wong, PhD

Diana teaches and conducts research in leadership development, strategic management, organization change, and international management at the College of Business at Eastern Michigan University. Her education as a professional teacher provides a strong foundation that is leveraged for learning and performance in corporate settings. She has vast experience as a highly sought after organization consultant, advisor, and coach with global projects that span from Asia to Africa and the Middle East. Diana received her PhD in Strategy from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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EDIE BURNEY

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Edie Burney

Edie is an experienced trainer, facilitator, and instructional designer, and holds various certifications for design and software systems. She has over 20 years of practical experience in the health care industry, and is an expert at communicating complex ideas in a practical way. Along with her practical experience and certifications, Edie has a B.S. in Computer Science.

Morgan Milner

MORGAN MILNER, PhD

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Morgan Milner, PhD

Morgan lends expertise on individual, social, and cultural factors impacting organizational development and health. He is an experienced facilitator, consultant, and executive coach with high standards for leadership development towards high-impact results. Morgan has experience working with organizations in numerous industries, including healthcare, manufacturing, financial services, automotive, and education. He earned his PhD in Organizational Behavior from Michigan State University’s Broad College of Business. Dr. Milner is a Professor of Management and Organizational Behavior at Eastern Michigan University.

Kelly Beattie

KELLY BEATTIE

SENIOR CONSULTANT

Kelly Beattie

Kelly is a certified instructor and facilitator who helps foster healthy dialogue among groups. She spends time developing new talent and assists with professional growth through mentoring and coaching. She brings practical experience gained by working for a diverse range of organizations in many different businesses. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the College of Saint Benedict’s in Minnesota and earned her Master’s Degree in Human Resources from Eastern Michigan University.