Ranked in Top 50 Leadership Development Consultants
Since 1980, Eileen has become noted as a powerful international keynoter and master facilitator who speaks the truth with clarity, wisdom, humor and compassion. Long-standing clients and repeat engagements attest to her commitment to make a difference in minds, hearts and spirits of organizations and individuals. Executive Excellence magazine continually ranks her as one of the top 50 thought leaders in leadership development.
She draws upon practical business know-how, life's experiences and years of consulting to major national and international organizations that have ranged from global pharmaceuticals to the US Armed Forces, from health care associations to religious institutions, from American Airlines to Xerox, from 3M to IBM, from drill foremen in the Arctic to juvenile offenders in prison.
As a business author, her articles have appeared in numerous newspapers, trade journals, and magazines. She’s a sought-after guest on radio and television talk shows and has appeared on CNN. Eileen authored Work for a Living & Still Be Free to Live, the first book on work/life balance -- a topic that placed her as a futurist in this issue and continues to be published in revised editions. Subsequent books include The Resilient Spirit and Talk Aint’ Cheap: It’s Priceless. Her newest book, Gifts from the Mountain-Simple Truths for Life’s Complexities by Berrett Koehler Publishers has found a ready audience in both the corporate and personal arena and received the 2008 Benjamin Franklin BOOK AWARD from the Independent Book Publishers Assoc.
Eileen is a certified speaking professional (CSP) and her selection into the Speaker Hall of Fame (CPAE) places her among the top 3% of speakers worldwide
She’s on the Board of Directors of NSA and also on the national board for Take Back Your Time, an international initiative for work/life integration practices.