Alumni Spotlight is pleased to announce The Top 100 Consultants of 2022. These professionals flourish in the face of disruption and are quick with their strategic problem solving expertise. As economic uncertainty surges, this year’s awardees are heavily relied upon to provide advice and direction to the companies and industries they serve. They are intuitive, skilled communicators with the ability to listen and evaluate the myriad of considerations when making big complex decisions. While their kinds of consultancies vary, this year's awardees share strategies that produce success. As the world inevitably changes, consultants will be there to help through the next level of disruption.

Among this year’s awardees is Barry Friedman, Product Management Consultant for AireSpring, who uses his extensive experience to manage product portfolios ranging from $4M to over $1B; Michelle Hutchison, Senior Consultant of Organizational Change Management for Cardinal Health, who spent the past 15 years assisting large organizations through change initiatives aligned to specific cultures and audiences; and Anthony Hunt, Global Transformation Program Management Consultant with Dell, who uses his business transformation skills to energize organizations toward achieving results rapidly.

This year’s awardees exude professional and expert advice enabling organizational and individual advancement. Please join us in celebrating the achievements of The Top 100 Consultants of 2022.


4. Michelle Hutchison
Senior Consultant of Organizational Change Management, Cardinal Health
Miami University

Michelle Hutchison is a Senior Consultant of Organizational Change Management for Cardinal Health. She first joined the company in 2021. Cardinal Health is a distributor of pharmaceuticals, a global manufacturer and distributor of medical and laboratory products, and a provider of performance and data solutions for healthcare facilities. With operations in more than 30 countries and approximately 44,000 employees globally, Cardinal Health is essential to care. They are navigating the complexities of healthcare and providing scaled solutions to help customers thrive in a changing world. They strive to be a trusted healthcare partner by driving growth in evolving areas of healthcare, while building upon distribution, products, and solutions to meet customer needs.

Hutchinson has more than 15 years experience in assisting large organizations through organizational change initiatives using alignment and communication strategies tailored to the culture and the audience at hand. Previously, Hutchison was a senior security analyst at L Brands. Earlier in her career she worked with Accenture as a consultant. Hutchison earned a JD from The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, an MBA from The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business, and an undergraduate degree in economics from Miami University.


12. Christine King
Strategic Consultant, MassMutual
Boston College

Christine King is a Strategic Consultant for MassMutual. The Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company, also known as MassMutual, is a Springfield, Massachusetts-based life insurance company. They provide financial products such as life insurance, disability income insurance, long term care insurance, retirement/401 plan services, and annuities. They are ranked as one of the largest United States corporations by total revenue. King has over 42 years in the financial services industry. She began her career in 1979.

King has a passion for vendor relationship management, technology communications, operations process improvement, strategic initiatives, and executive reporting/analysis. Before joining MassMutual, King was a senior manager of vendor management at Fidelity Investments and before that, a technical support manager at Oracle. Earlier in her career she worked with Boston College as a journalism instructor. King graduated from Boston College with an undergraduate degree in English.


15. Jeffrey Shontz
IT Project Management Consultant, Nationwide Insurance
The Ohio State University

Jeffrey Shontz is an IT Project Management Consultant with Nationwide Insurance. He first joined the company in 2004. Nationwide is a group of large U.S. insurance and financial services companies based in Columbus, Ohio. They currently have over 25,000 employees across the world. Nationwide is one of the largest insurance and financial services companies, focusing on domestic property and casualty insurance, life insurance and retirement savings, asset management, and strategic investments. Shontz is a successful project manager and analyst with a focus on organizational change, process, and infrastructure projects.

Shontz earned an MA in biology from William & Mary, an undergraduate degree in atmospheric science from The Ohio State University, and an undergraduate degree in botany from Ohio Wesleyan University.


25. William Moon
VP & Change Management Program Senior Consultant, State Street
Yale University

William Moon is a Vice President and Change Management Program Senior Consultant for State Street. He first joined the company in 2018. State Street Corporation is a financial services and bank holding company headquartered in Boston with operations worldwide. It is the second oldest continually operating United States bank, and is the largest custodian bank in the world, providing securities services. Moon is an experienced leadership, organization development, and change management consultant helping leadership teams successfully execute strategic initiatives. He coaches leaders and their teams for improved effectiveness as change agents developing new levels of performance.

Previously, Moon was a manager of organizational change management at Hasbro, and before that, a transformation specialist at the Rhode Island Department of Education. Moon earned a master’s degree in education from Stanford University, a master’s degree in divinity in biblical studies from Boston University School of Theology, and an undergraduate degree in English from Yale University.


26. Kevin Grothouse
Vice President and Treasury Management Consultant, Capital One
Miami University

Kevin Grothouse is the Vice President and Treasury Management Consultant of Capital One. He first joined the company in 2017. Capital One is an American bank holding company specializing in credit cards, auto loans, banking, and savings accounts, headquartered in McLean, Virginia. It is on the list of largest banks in the United States and has developed a reputation for being a technology-focused bank. The bank has 755 branches including 30 café style locations and 2,000 ATMs. Grothouse serves in the Government Banking Division and is focused on public fund and public higher education clients in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Previously, Grothouse was a VP and treasury management consultant at U.S. Bank. Earlier in his career he worked with Elavon, Inc. as an assistant VP and regional sales manager. Grothouse earned an undergraduate degree in business, marketing, and international business from Miami University.


31. Howard York
VP & Financial Consultant of Operational Risk Management Services, Wells Fargo
Duke University

Howard York is a Vice President and Financial Consultant of Operational Risk Management Services with Wells Fargo. Founded in 1852 and headquartered in San Francisco, Wells Fargo is a diversified, community-based financial services company with $1.9 trillion in assets. It provides banking, investment and mortgage products and services, as well as consumer and commercial finance, through 8,050 locations in 35 countries with over 70 million customers globally. York is a finance executive with progressive experience in financial leadership, strategic analysis, mergers and acquisitions, expense, and growth initiatives. He has 32 years of experience. He began his career in 1990.

Before joining Wells Fargo, York was a director of financial planning at Baker & Taylor and before that a senior finance manager at Louisiana Pacific. Earlier in his career he worked with Principal Financial Group as an associate manager. York graduated from Duke University with an MBA in finance, and from the University of Notre Dame with an undergraduate degree in government and business.


33. Sean Reynolds
Decision Science Product Consultant, The Walt Disney Company
Florida State University

Sean Reynolds is a Decision Science Product Consultant with The Walt Disney Company. The Walt Disney Company is a multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered at the Walt Disney Studios complex in Burbank, California. From classic animated features and exhilarating theme park attractions to cutting edge sports coverage, and the hottest shows on television, The Walt Disney Company has been creating unforgettable stories that connect with audiences around the world. Reynolds has over 19 years of experience. He began his career in 2003.

Before joining The Walt Disney Company, Reynolds was an operations research analyst and program management analyst at the Science Applications International Corporation and before that, an operations manager at the Florida Center for Reading Research. Earlier in his career he worked with the United States Air Force as an avionics systems team leader. Reynolds graduated from the University of Central Florida with an MS in industrial engineering, and from Florida State University with an undergraduate degree in psychology and business administration.

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38. Joel Cervelloni
Energy Management Consultant, Booz Allen Hamilton
The Johns Hopkins University

Joel Cervelloni began his professional career 20 years ago. Today, he is an Energy Management Consultant for Booz Allen Hamilton. Booz Allen Hamilton is a management and information technology consulting firm. For more than 100 years, military, government, and business leaders have turned to Booz Allen Hamilton to solve their most complex problems. As a consulting firm with experts in analytics, digital, engineering, and cyber, Booz Allen helps organizations transform. It is a key partner on some of the most innovative programs for governments worldwide and trusted by their most sensitive agencies. Cervelloni focuses on energy, water, and infrastructure consulting to advance environmentally sustainable technology and policy.

Cervelloni first got his start in 2002 as a consultant at Accenture. From there, he went on to PA Consulting Group, Inc., before eventually rising to become the director of business development at OptiRTC, Inc., his most recent position prior to joining Booz Allen Hamilton. Cervelloni graduated from The Johns Hopkins University with an MS in environmental planning and management, and from Loyola University Maryland with an undergraduate degree in business administration, finance, and marketing.


41. Kurt Duprey
Management Consultant, Centric Consulting
Cornell University

Kurt Duprey is an instinctive leader and problem solver with extensive expertise in leading strategic change that creates competitive advantage. Duprey believes that in order to effectively and efficiently leverage technology an IT leader must possess a broad-based background that encompasses multiple IT disciplines. Duprey’s unique combination of skills, knowledge, and passion around solving business problems has resulted in significant improvements in business outcomes and employee morale. Duprey’s most recent experience has been as an agile coach and change management leader, for a Fortune 500 client modernizing their cyber security processes and migrating to agile delivery methods. In this role, he is providing leadership and direction for not only his client but for the core delivery team, which is made up of security expertise from another consulting firm.

As a senior IT and Insurance leader, at Liberty Mutual, Duprey has significantly improved outcomes for; the largest IT application portfolio in Commercial Insurance, Enterprise Storage Operations, and the integration of content management solutions for Personal Insurance. Duprey previously served as the Security PMO leader, establishing a security PMO, reduced variance to budget by 17%, rescued a key security program while improving the effectiveness and efficiency of delivery. Prior to joining Liberty Mutual, Duprey was a Client Delivery Executive for EDS where he led IT delivery for multiple agencies in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. He was also part of the senior leadership team that led a major corporate transformation, regionalizing delivery and utilizing lean practices. Duprey has extensive experience in leading change and improving outcomes in many IT organizations in the areas of Healthcare, P&C Insurance and State and Local government. Duprey holds an MBA degree from Syracuse University and an undergraduate degree from Cornell University.


44. Katie Mangin
Smooth Launch & Quality Resident Engineering Consultant, SRG Global
University of Michigan

Katie Mangin is a Smooth Launch & Quality Resident Engineering Consultant with SRG Global. SRG Global, a Guardian company, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high value coatings on plastic for the automotive and commercial truck industries with a manufacturing presence in major world regions including North America, Western and Central Europe, and Asia. SRG Global engineers solutions for greater surface durability, structural integrity, enhanced functionality, vehicle efficiency, and design flexibility. The result is the development of innovative exterior and interior products and processes that create value for customers and consumers and create a positive impact in the environment and society. Mangin has 25 years of experience. She began her career in 1997.

Before joining SRG Global, Mangin was a business development and planning analyst at eValidate and before that, a quality consultant at Ford Motor Company. Earlier in her career she worked as a QRE manager. Mangin graduated from the University of Michigan with an undergraduate degree in business.


48. Rebecca Smith
Healthcare Management Consultant, Milliman
Harvard University

Rebecca Smith is a Healthcare Management Consultant for Milliman. Milliman is among the world’s largest independent actuarial and consulting firms. Founded in Seattle in 1947, Milliman has offices in key locations worldwide. Through consulting practices in employee benefits, healthcare, investment, life insurance and financial services, and property and casualty/general insurance, Milliman serves the full spectrum of business, financial, government, union, education, and nonprofit organizations. In addition to consulting actuaries, Milliman’s body of professionals includes numerous other specialists, ranging from clinicians to economists. Smith has 13 years of experience. She began her career in 2009.

Before joining Milliman, Smith was a senior program manager for clinical insights and analytics at Aetna, a CVS Health Company. Earlier in her career she worked with Caribbean Primate Research Center as a field researcher. Smith graduated from Columbia Business School with an MBA, and from Harvard University with an undergraduate degree in human evolutionary biology.


55. Deron Neblett
Senior Strategic Energy Management Consultant, CLEAResult
Rice University

Deron Neblett began her professional career 31 years ago. Today, he is a Senior Strategic Energy Management Consultant with CLEAResult. CLEAResult is the largest provider of energy efficiency, energy transition, and decarbonization solutions in North America. Since 2003, its mission has been to change the way people use energy. Today, the company’s experts lead the transition to a sustainable, equitable, and carbon-neutral future for communities and the planet. Its hometown teams collaborate with a diverse network of local partners to deliver world-class technology and personalized services that make it easy for commercial and industrial businesses, governments, utilities, and residential customers to reduce their energy use and carbon footprint.

Neblett first got his start in 1991 at Creneau Media. From there, he went on to Houston Press, before eventually rising to become a sustainability consultant at Clean Power Marketing Group, his most recent position prior to joining CLEAResult. Neblett graduated from Rice University with undergraduate degrees in biology and art history.


57. Andy Burton
Senior Consultant in the Strategic Management Group, Carollo Engineers
Duke University

Andy Burton is a Senior Consultant in the Strategic Management Group of Carollo Engineers. Carollo Engineers is the largest firm in the United States dedicated solely to water related engineering. Since 1933, this single-minded focus has allowed the company to make some unique commitments to both clients and staff. It has opened the door to the very best talent in the water industry, innovative water solutions, unparalleled client service, and above all, a collaborative and collegial working environment that makes them a great company to work with, and for. Burton has 12 years of experience. He began his career in 2010.

Before joining Carollo Engineers, Burton was a consultant and analyst for the Water Group at AECOM, and before that, an air quality engineer for the CEE Department at the University of Pittsburgh. Earlier in his career he worked with CONSOL Energy as a database administrator for environmental compliance. Burton graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with an MS in civil and environmental engineering, and from Duke University with an undergraduate degree in marine biology and biological oceanography.


60. Susan Wolski
Senior Management Consultant, Cella
Rochester Institute of Technology

Sue Wolski is a Management Consultant leading the Creative Operations Consulting practice at Cella. Sue is an innovative and accomplished Creative Services Marketing Executive. She has built and developed best-in-class creative services teams and operations in both agency and in-house corporate environments. Sue supports Fortune 500 marketing and creative leaders in assessing current state operations, developing strategic plans to evolve the in-house agency, and implementing change. She has extensive experience designing and coaching effective and thriving organizations and work processes that deliver quality creative products. Sue has been instrumental in working with companies to not only improve creative operations but also to bring the creative business in-house. Sue holds a strong belief that an in-house agency should be run as a business and benchmarked against both internal and external agencies. She understands the strengths and benefits of the right in-house group and brings that understanding to her clients. Sue has worked through needs analysis to formulate business plans and gain authorization to develop IHAs. She has put plans in place and assisted the start-up work which has resulted in several thriving in-house agencies.

Prior to her consulting work at Cella, Sue held positions as SVP of Brand Management at Freedom Mortgage and VP of Brand Management at PHH Corporation. She was the Head of Creative Services at Lincoln Financial Group where she helped consolidate the marketing and creative organization. In addition, Sue was a founding partner of an integrated marketing communications company, Trinity Communications. Sue began her career as a graphic designer and is a graduate of Rochester Institute of Technology. She has certificates in Change Management and Change Leadership from Cornell University.

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66. Cynthia Hartman
Senior Change Management Consultant, Avaap
Carnegie Mellon University

Cynthia Hartman is a Senior Change Management Consultant for Avaap. She first joined the company in 2018. Avaap is an industry-focused management and technology consulting firm with experience in Workday, Tableau, and other applications. It offers full life cycle expertise from system selection through post-production support, including data analytics and a dedicated team with the skills and experience in planning and delivering successful change management programs. Hartman is a passionate communications professional with a focus on helping people within organizations successfully understand, navigate, and sustain transformational change. With over 20 years of experience in academic, corporate, and government environments, she collaborates with multiple constituencies to assess situations, develop responsive engagement strategies and tactics, build consensus among stakeholders, and ultimately execute all phases of strategic communications and change management plans to drive organizational success.

Previously, Hartman was an associate in organization strategy, transformation, and change management at Booz Allen Hamilton and before that, a change management communications consultant at The Abreon Group. Earlier in her career she worked with Mendoza College of Business, University of Notre Dame as an adjunct instructor. Hartman earned a master’s degree in professional and technical writing from Carnegie Mellon University, and an undergraduate degree in English from Duquesne University.


67. Curtis Wilgosh
Management Consultant, PwC
Dartmouth College

Curtis Wilgosh is a Director with PwC, a leading professional services firm located in 156 countries with more than 295,000 employees. He is a leader within PwC's Cloud & Digital practice who guides Fortune 500 clients through large, complex business transformations by digitizing their Financials, Supply Chain, Planning & Budgeting and Customer Relationship Management and Human Capital functions. His expertise is in S&OP, supply chain planning, manufacturing, Oracle Cloud and emerging technologies within the Life Sciences industry.

Wilgosh regularly speaks at international conferences on topics related to operating a leading practice supply chain in the Cloud. He serves on the Dartmouth Hockey Alumni Advisory Board, the Olin Advisory Board and the Oracle Cloud Planning & Manufacturing Field Advisory Board. Wilgosh graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with an MBA, and from Dartmouth College with an undergraduate degree in environmental studies.


70. Patrick Levendusky
VP & Senior Investment Consultant, BNY Mellon
Miami University

Patrick Levendusky is a Vice President and Senior Investment Consultant for BNY Mellon. He first joined the company in 2020. BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations, or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment and wealth management and investment services in 35 countries. It is the world's largest custodian bank and securities services company, with $45.5 trillion in assets under custody, and $2.3 trillion in assets under management, as of 2022.

Previously, Levendusky was a VP and advisor consultant at Nuveen, and before that, an internal sales consultant at Van Kampen Investments. Earlier in his career he worked with Morgan Stanley as a financial advisor. Levendusky earned an undergraduate degree in finance from Miami University.


72. Prateek Panigrahi
Management Consultant, GE Healthcare
Northwestern University

Prateek Panigrahi is a Senior Management Consultant of the Command Center for GE Healthcare. He first joined the company in 2012 as a product surveillance engineer. GE Healthcare Partners specializes in data analytics, financial modeling, and clinical insights for healthcare organizations and systems, and is one of the largest consulting firms in the world dedicated exclusively to healthcare consulting. It creates value for its clients by leveraging the power of GE Healthcare to solve the most challenging problems in the industry through the delivery of client problem-back solutions, long-term strategic partnerships, and advanced analytic capabilities.

Previously, Panigrahi was a clinical research associate at Abelson-Taylor, and before that, a researcher at Hartmann SENSE Laboratory. Earlier in his career he worked with Northwestern University as an IT consultant. Panigrahi earned a master’s degree in biomedical engineering and an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering and psychology from Northwestern University.


78. Erin Edgington
Senior Communications & Change Management Consultant, Launch Consulting Group
The University of Texas at Austin

Erin Edgington is a Senior Communications and Change Management Consultant with Launch Consulting Group. Launch Consulting is a veteran-owned and operated technology firm. It navigates world-class organizations through digital transformation. Because every industry is now evolving, Launch specifically empowers people, helping them harness data, implement the tech they need in a digital-first world, and enhance the human experience. Launch employs modern tools and methodologies to build the infrastructures needed to generate greater business value, and long-term value for consumers. Edgington has over 16 years of experience. She began her career in 2006.

Before joining Launch Consulting Group, Edgington was a senior strategic communications and digital content consultant at OilCM and before that, a senior communications consultant and organizational change manager at ConocoPhillips. Earlier in her career she worked as a global communications and program development manager. Edgington graduated from Rice University and the University of Florida with master’s degrees, and from The University of Texas at Austin with an undergraduate degree.


82. Tyler Reiser
Management Consultant and Manager, Greencastle Consulting
Penn State University

Tyler Reiser is a Management Consultant and Manager for Greencastle Consulting. Greencastle Consulting is a 100% veteran-owned and operated implementation consulting firm that tackles critical projects with a unique, military-precision approach. Founded by veterans in 1997, Greencastle provides metric-driven results to businesses looking to maximize growth. It is subject matter experts in change management, process improvement, and project management. Using Implementation Management as the foundational approach to every project, the company helps its clients meet and exceed their definition of success. Reiser is a change agent leader and published author with a passion for life-long learning, exploration, and achievement. He effectively utilizes a broad range of problem-solving skills developed over 15 years of planning and executing vision in multiple industries.

Before joining Greencastle Consulting, Reiser was a founder, principal, and consultant at Strategic Bonds and before that, a project management consultant at Warriors Ethos. Earlier in his career he served with the United States Air Force as an explosive ordinance disposal technician. Reiser graduated from Penn State University with a master’s degree, and from Bellevue University and Community College of the Air Force with undergraduate degrees.


87. Brad Ashton
Principal Consultant of Technology Management, Concurrent
The Ohio State University

Brad Ashton is a Principal Consultant of Technology Management for Concurrent Technologies Corporation. He first joined the company in 2004. Concurrent Technologies Corporation (CTC) is an independent, nonprofit, applied scientific research and development professional services organization providing innovative management and technology-based solutions to government and industry. As a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization, CTC’s primary purpose and programs are to undertake applied scientific research and development activities that serve the public interest. Ashton is an experienced consultant skilled in intelligence analysis, analytical methods/tools, government organizations (Depts of Defense and Energy), energy technology and policy analysis, customer relationship management, and proposal writing.

Previously, Ashton was a senior program manager at Battelle Memorial Institute in Columbus, Ohio. Ashton earned a PhD in industrial and systems engineering from The Ohio State University and an undergraduate degree in engineering science from United States Air Force Academy.

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89. Jen Halikman
Senior Management Consultant, Huntzinger
Rutgers University

Jen Halikman is a Senior Management Consultant for Huntzinger. She first joined the company in 2021. Huntzinger is known for helping their clients leverage their IT investment through a range of IT advisory, implementation and staff augmentation services that are designed for both immediate and sustained impact. Recognized as one of the fastest growing healthcare consulting companies, Huntzinger attributes their success to the commitment they make to each client and their objectives, as well as the performance required to achieve greater returns on their IT investments.

Previously, Halikman was an IT director of applications at Baptist Health South Florida - Palm Beach County Region and before that, an IT clinical informatics pharmacist at UNC Health Care. Earlier in her career she worked with Boca Raton Regional Hospital as a pharmacist. Halikman earned a master’s degree in medical informatics from Northwestern University and an undergraduate degree in pharmacy from Rutgers University.


94. Samira Nazem
Principal Court Management Consultant, National Center for State Courts
Yale University

Samira Nazem began her professional career 18 years ago. Today, she is a Principal Court Management Consultant for the National Center for State Courts. The National Center for State Courts (NCSC) is an independent, non-profit organization focused on improving the administration of justice in the United States and around the world. For more than 50 years, the NCSC has shared authoritative knowledge and expertise to address current and emerging issues and trends in state court administration. Its mission today, promoting the rule of law and improving the administration of justice in state courts and courts around the world, springs logically from its original purpose to gather information and produce innovations to benefit all courts.

Nazem first got her start in 2004 as a research assistant at American Institutes for Research. From there, she went on to Women's Research and Action Group, before eventually rising to associate director of programs and advocacy at The Chicago Bar Foundation, her most recent position prior to joining NCSC. Nazem graduated from the University of Chicago Law School with a JD and from Yale University with an undergraduate degree in women's and gender studies.


96. Sameer Shroff
Senior Management & IT Consultant, Arcadis
Columbia University in the City of New York

Sameer Shroff is a Senior Management and IT Consultant for Arcadis. Arcadis is the leading global design and engineering consultancy for natural and built assets. Applying their deep market sector insights and collective design, consultancy, engineering, project and management services, Arcadis works in partnership with their clients to deliver exceptional and sustainable outcomes throughout the lifecycle of their natural and built assets. Whether it is maximizing space in cities or making wasteland habitable, Arcadis delivers exceptional and sustainable outcomes for their clients. The company has 28,000 people active in over 70 countries with the knowledge and expertise to improve the quality of life in rapidly growing cities around the world. Shroff has 23 years of experience. He began his career in 1999.

Before joining Arcadis, Shroff was a business analyst at Houston Chronicle and before that, a senior web developer at Nylon Technology. Earlier in his career he worked with Malcolm Pirnie as an IT consultant. Shroff graduated from Columbia University in the City of New York with an undergraduate degree in computer science.


100. Mara Mintz
Strategic Communication & Change Management Consultant, Blue Beyond Consulting University of Wisconsin-Madison

Mara Mintz is a Strategic Communication and Change Management Consultant for Blue Beyond Consulting. Blue Beyond Consulting is a woman-owned management consulting firm that partners with the world’s leading organizations to enhance performance, build value, and create actionable strategies. It offers a wide variety of services across talent, communications, culture, DEI, change management, and organizational effectiveness. Whether it’s a Fortune 500 client, a not-for-profit organization, an educational institution, or a small business, Blue Beyond’s experienced teams provide tailored strategies and solutions for today’s most complex challenges. Mintz has 16 years of experience. She began her career in 2006.

Before joining Blue Beyond Consulting, Mintz was a director of alumni relations at USC Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, and before that, a director of young adult engagement at The Jewish Federation. Earlier in her career she worked with FC Dallas as a foundation program coordinator. Mintz graduated from the University of Southern California with a master's degree in communication management and from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with an undergraduate degree in journalism and mass communications.

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