Professional Development Workshop

LoriMillerThe Staff Senate Professional Development Workshop will be taking place next Friday, October 18, 2013 from 10:15am – 11:45am in the Paczesny Hall Triple Room (PH 216 -218). Facilitated by Lori Miller from Developing Professionals, the workshop is titled “Inspiring Teams To Achieve Challenging Goals”.  Please find Lori’s bio below.

All members of Staff Senate are invited and encouraged to attend. If you are a one person office it is suggested that you implement an “out of office” message on both your voice mail and email for the designated times indicating that you are attending Professional Development. Interested parties must RSVP to me by the close of business tomorrow (Friday, October 11, 2013).

Should you have any questions feel free to contact Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah, Audry Weronski, or Bridget Hodges.

Lori Miller Biography

Lori E. Miller is owner and president of Developing Professionals, a company that provides training, consulting, and coaching services to organizations in Leadership and Professional Development. She has conducted hundreds of seminars and workshops both locally and nationally for corporations, non-profit groups and professional associations.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Soft skills training for professional development
  • Management and leadership development programs
  • Process improvement and model creation
  • Employee engagement and goal attainment.

She serves as a part-time adjunct communications professor at Buffalo State College. Her background includes 20 years of management experience in Human Resources and Communications working in Fortune 500 companies, media, and higher education.

She has a M.S. in Organizational Communication and Development from Canisius College, and a M.A. in Student Personnel Administration, and B.A. in Journalism from Buffalo State College.

Her company was awarded WBE certification in New York State in 2006.