Area of Expertise
Inspiring Emotional Intelligence, Improving Communication Habits, Transformational Vs. Transactional Leadership
Tavarez & Associates, Leadership and Organizational Development ·
Dr. Theresa Tavarez, PhD, PCC
Theresa’s extensive knowledge and experience spans across aerospace, manufacturing, and high-tech industries. Her expertise includes organizational effectiveness, leadership development, executive and career coaching, transformational change, building high performance teams, and women’s development.
Theresa is a Master Trainer for Development
Dimensions International (DDI) and Professional Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation (ICF). Her reputation as an inspirational speaker is the hallmark of her 30-plus year career. Her degrees at Fielding Graduate University (PhD, Masters) and University of La Verne (Masters, Bachelors), exhibits her commitment to lifelong learning.
Theresa’s career includes serving as a Senior Manager of Organizational Effectiveness at Aerojet Rocketdyne, Flight Test Operations Training Lead at Northrop Grumman, Training & Development Manager at Meggitt Control Systems, Site Leader of Organizational Effectiveness at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics (Skunk Works) where she spent 30 years at the company, and Senior Associate Director for Executive Development at University California Irvine Paul Merage School of Business. She is the Founder of Tavarez & Associates, a global leadership and organizational development consulting firm.
Theresa has coached and trained hundreds of leaders worldwide. Her passion for serving and developing people to their full potential aligns with her values and purpose in life.