Inspiration.  Leadership. Passion. 

Jeri is a Leadership and Professional Development Executive with expertise in Organizational Leadership, Academic Administration, Corporate Relations, Organizational Behavior and Training and Development. She is best known for her ability to drive results and motivating teams and individuals to go beyond expectations.



Inspiring Women in Leadership

A longtime professor with a master’s degree in business management, Jeri’s extensive experience on cultural and generational differences in the workplace makes her a frequent expert source and resource. She launched an MBA course called “A Strategic Focus on Women, Leadership & Success.”


Growing Strategic Skills

Jeri’s multifaceted experience in retail and higher education led her to become an expert in helping businesses learn how to build and sustain business. Her many presentation topics include “Becoming a Maverick,” “Stardom and the Executive,” “Successful Career Growth and Opportunity for Any Generation” and “Selling Yourself Up, Selling Yourself Better, Selling Yourself to Success.”


Educating Corporate Leaders

When St. Louis-area businesses and Fortune 500 companies need help, they tap Jeri, whose programs and seminars sharpen corporate teams, helping these companies achieve more consistent bottom-line results.


Giving Back to Community

As a tireless advocate for St. Louis, Jeri serves in diverse volunteer roles with a range of organizations, including the United Way’s Women Leadership Cabinet (where she is Chair of the Education Committee), Girls Inc., the YWCA, Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri, the Mercy Health Retreat Center Board, the Mercy Health Women with a Mission Team, the Diversity Awareness Partnership, Rise Collaborative Workspace, and the St. Louis Sports Commission.

There are few people you meet who perfectly blend confidence and humility, knowledge and a thirst to learn, directness and correctness in a communication style. Over the years that I have known Jeri, I have been so impressed by her unique ability to bring a balanced approach to her professional relationships – always doing so with uncompromising integrity, a tremendous work ethic and a positive outlook