A highly accomplished executive with experience leading, coaching, and developing action-oriented teams to achieve highest levels of performance. During a near 30 year corporate career working at industry-leading brands in the US and Europe, Elaine has gained comprehensive expertize as a business leader and a human resources professional. As a business leader, she successfully led business units to achieve financial targets by building and executing strategic business plans to meet organizational vision and strategy. As a strategic HR Business Partner, Elaine gained extensive experience in talent management, change management, training and development, organizational development and employee relations. Elaine has a strong passion for people and this has served as the basis for her success. Today as a business consultant, coach and facilitator she leverages this passion to help each person or team she works with reach their highest potential and stated desires. Her other passions include world travel, hiking, gardening and golfing.