New this Fall!
These one day workshops are designed for the professional looking to expand their leadership and team building skills. Learn effective strategies to apply across many aspects of your personal and professional life. Workshops will be held at UW-Waukesha and include a continental breakfast and lunch. Come join us for a day of learning and growing!
Michel DeLisle is the Chief Optimism Officer at From Our Village, an organization that promotes successful community outreach locally, regionally, & globally. Michel consults with multiple NGOs & other businesses in the areas of board development, special events & fundraising, succession planning, executive coaching, leadership, building & maintaining productive teams, and a host of other organizationally developmental topics. In addition, Michel has spent almost three decades providing disaster response & humanitarian aid support in central cities and rural poor areas of the US as well as in Haiti, Africa, & South America. She has taught National Incident Management Systems, hospital disaster planning & evacuation, and provided staff support for disaster in multiple states deploying in recent years for Hurricanes Katrina, Gustav, & Isaac, and spending a month in Haiti following the earthquake organizing & providing care in a field hospital. She is retired after 19 years in the fire service, with officer experience in both the volunteer & full time sectors, has written curriculum & instructed for the UW Oshkosh Emergency Management Academy Chief Officer Development Program, writes on management and leadership for several fire journals in Wisconsin and other states, and sits on two committees for the state of Wisconsin. She holds an M.S. in Organizational Development & Leadership from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia and a B.A. in Interpersonal Communications from Marquette University.