Inspires Change and her success demonstrates it!
Donna Steffey is an international trainer, author, adjunct faculty at Lake Forest Graduate School, and ATD Master Trainer who helps organizations achieve their desired business results. Donna has facilitated programs with global audiences in 21 countries. She uses her platform experience to educate, inspire, and coach. It takes the right blend of insight, information, and humor to cause people to take an honest look at themselves and change.
Global organizations such as Boeing, Phillip Morris-South America, Underwriters Laboratory, and the Saudi Electricity Company, have found that after Donna’s workshops people were more self-directed, open to new ideas, and mindful of their responsibilities. Donna uses a blend of self-discovery, fun, research, and story to create a vital learning experience. Your participants will be motivated to hit their performance improvement targets and your training will be a success!
Partial Client List:
Boeing: 2012-2014 (2 year contract)
Facilitated week-long Senior Management Leadership Program to Boeing leaders in both commercial and military business units. Topics include communicating strategic messages, human behavior, emotional intelligence and leadership.
Facilitator of ASTD’s unique assessment-based Master Trainer Program. MTP covers the entire process of delivering training; including assessment, preparation, creating a positive learning environment, facilitating and evaluating learning.
Underwriters Laboratory (Trainsmart Inc.): 2005-present
Have designed and delivered multiple blended learning Leadership programs to UL audience around the globe in US & Canada, Asia, Europe, and South & Central America. Programs included cultural intelligence, emotional intelligence, and LEAN.
Lake Forest Graduate School of Management 1997-present
Design and facilitate various award winning Leadership, Communication, and Customer Service programs for clients as part of the LF Continuing Education Department.
Vital Signs Training 1993-present:
President, consultant & talent development expert working with various clients in government, manufacturing, healthcare, and the media. Have designed and facilitated programs across Asia, India, Europe, Africa, the US, and Canada
MBA Keller Graduate School of Management
BA University of Illinois
CPLP: Certified Professional in Learning and Performance, ATD 2006
DiSC certification, EQi certification, Cultural Intelligence certification
Stepping Stones to Success, 2014
The Essential Guide to Training Global Audiences, 2008
Real World HR Strategies, 2004
Real World Communication Strategies, 2003