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Karen S Altekruse      

Basic Information

Member Number
9014353
Location
Appleton, WI
Email Address
 
Phone
9208578472
Mobile Phone
920-857-8472
ICF Wisconsin Charter Chapter
Executive Excellence
Title
Executive Coach
Address
PO Box 853

Appleton, WI 
54912
USA


Personal Information

Website

Additional Information

Personal-Business
Business
Certification
Certified by a professional coach training school
Academic Degree
Doctorate/advanced degree
ICF Credential
Associate Certified Coach
Speaker
Yes
Pro Bono Coaching
Yes

Biography

Karen has 30 years of business and nonprofit executive leadership and management experience including business ownership, higher education/adult learner classroom instruction and department leadership, mid and senior-level healthcare industry management, coaching and roundtable/group facilitation.   As a faculty member at Northeast Wisconsin Technical College (NWTC), she leveraged her experience to help reactivate a shuttered entrepreneur resource center and ultimately transitioned to Director of the  center directing strategy and tactical operations and ensuring NWTC became the driving force of regional economic development.

 

With a focus on business owners, executives, and managers, Karen has worked with the leadership teams to leverage talent and achieve desired goals,  providing one-on-one coaching and group facilitation.  She guides clients through strategic and sales planning and facilitates monthly peer-to-peer roundtable meetings.  Karen facilitates training with engaging and interactive workshops on various topics including speaking and presentation skills, leadership, business growth, customer-centered design, and planning.


Education

Ph.D. in Leadership Studies, Cardinal Stritch University, Milwaukee, WI; MBA with Executive Coaching Certification and BS, Marketing Management, Bellevue University, Bellevue, NE.

 

Additional Information

Professional Affiliations:  International Coach Federation (ICF); National Speakers Association (NSA); Association for Talent Development (TD); Toastmasters International; Wisconsin Business Innovation Association (WBIA); United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (USASBE); National Association for Women Owned Businesses (NAWBO).  Licenses:  Licensed Consultant, The One Page Business Plan®; Lowe Foundation, PeerSpectives® Licensed Facilitator.  Dale Carnegie Graduate & Graduate Assistant.Franklin Covey Certified Facilitator, TD Expert Coach designation