We asked our team members to answer a few questions to help you get to know them better!
My Role at TERP:
Client Experience Manager & Idea Gardener
5 Ways I Add Value to the Team:
Experience, a variety of perspectives (having worked in retail, academic and healthcare environments), my ability to see the “forest” AND the “trees,” which in turn, helps me help my clients to bring order to chaos! And above all, empathy.
What Movie or Song Best Represents My Approach to Talent Development?
“Drive” by Incubus. This song is a personal favorite for a number of reasons but I really think the line about “…I’ll be there with open arms and open eyes…” speaks to the necessity of being willing to embrace new ideas and to keep learning. This song also makes the case that each person needs to be responsible for their own growth and “…be the one behind the wheel.”
Finish this sentence: “The Best Mentor I Ever Had…”
…is a medley of many people that I’ve had the good fortune to work with over the years.
If I were a fictional character, I would be…
Jessica Fletcher (Murder She Wrote) – I think things that we have in common are being down to earth, enjoying a simple life, being curious, clever and creative, having a solid base of family and friends to whom we are fiercely dedicated, an innate kindness that, however, doesn’t allow room for being used as a doormat! We also have a strong sense of morality, are extremely inclusive and willing to believe the best about people, until we’re given evidence to the contrary.
Three of my core values are:
Integrity, kindness & creativity