Director, Office of Learning and Professional Development firstname.lastname@example.org
A member of the Rice community for the past 19 years, Marie has been the driving force in shaping and guiding the creation of the Office of Learning and Professional Development. A highly experienced performance specialist known for her energetic style of facilitation and commitment to the development of Rice employees across the board, Marie actively consults with university departments on their professional development needs, designs and facilitates the learning opportunities offered to the Rice staff and faculty, and ensures that participation in her programs results in a high level of workplace performance.
Joining Rice in 2016, Melinda is passionate about training, professional/organizational development and coaching and how such initiatives and strategies can influence the Rice community at the individual, team, and organizational levels. Leveraging over 20 years professional experience, including higher education, nonprofit and corporate settings, Melinda strives to maximize talent potential to achieve organizational impact and performance excellence through quality, meaningful learning experiences.