Specialization & Areas of Expertise:
Specialization: Leadership and Organization Development
Areas of Expertise:
- Leadership Development
- Organizational Perfomance Consulting
- Process Improvement
- Workforce Development
- Online Non-Credit Professional Development
- Issue Management
- Alber Enterprise Center Program Offerings
Experience in customized training development, human resources with a heavy equipment manufacturer, and her own entrepreneurial instincts combine to give Myra the ability to understand diverse organizational challenges. She shares her solid knowledge of adult learning concepts, employee performance management, team building, customer service, and organization development to help identify organization's strengths and offer knowledgeable solutions for enhancing those strengths.
Myra has 22 years of human resources management experience with a global manufacturing company, almost two years as a private consultant, and eight years in customized workforce development and training. She has served in leadership roles in several organizations in Knox County including president of American Red Cross board of trustees; human resources committee chair for the Chamber of Commerce; president of Soroptimists International of Knox County; president of the local Toastmasters Club; and chair of the Human Resource Development committee for the Ohio Association of Career & Technical Specialists. She was awarded the Athena Award in 2004.
Myra earned a Bachelor of Arts in Business/Organization Communication from Otterbein University and a Master of Science in Agricultural Communication, Education, and Leadership from Ohio State.