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Leading Wellbeing through Effective Communication

Denise Thomas, President/Owner, The Effective Communication Coach, LLC


Join Denise Thomas, The Effective Communication Coach, during a workshop for wellbeing leaders who are seeking to lead as future ready and culturally aware communicators. As a leader looking to drive organizational impact, this session will provide you effective, inclusive and equitable communication techniques in order to support you and your people.

Learning Objectives: 
  • Gain effective and inclusive communication mechanisms and practices to motivate and influence inclusive wellbeing 
  • Obtain techniques for managing relationship building as a critical component toward wellbeing goals 
  • Understand how to facilitate open dialogue techniques when challenged
  • Understand the impacts of active listening vs. passive listening

WCWI is an approved provider of continuing education units (CEUs) through NWI, NCHEC, and SHRM.


Speaker Bio: 

Denise Thomas is the President and Owner of The Effective Communication Coach, LLC, a consultancy focused on transforming emerging and existing professionals into extraordinary leaders by mastering the art of effective communication.

With 19 years of experience within Fortune 500 companies, Denise has honed the ability to deliver and receive messages across language, cultural, and communication-style barriers. She has been recognized for excellence in leadership from companies including Toyota Motor Manufacturing Indiana, PepsiCo, General Electric, and MillerCoors. Denise continues her focus on empowering people by traveling and teaching effective communication to professionals worldwide including Egypt, China and Israel.

Denise was recently recognized with multiple awards by the Milwaukee Business Journal including 2019 Woman of Influence and Top 100 Power Broker for 2018 & ’19. She also received Milwaukee Magazine’s 2019 “Women of Distinction”, and BizStarts “Inspiring Entrepreneur”. The Milwaukee Times Newspaper recently recognized Denise for her “Excellence in Business” during their 35th Annual Black Excellence Awards.

Denise is a Lead Facilitator at St. Norbert College and an Instructor for the Cardinal Stritch University Mission Fuel Leadership Program. She serves on numerous non-profit organization’s Board of Directors and Advisory Councils and a proud member of The Links Incorporated – Milwaukee Chapter. She is a proud mother of two future leaders, her daughter Dominique and son Daren.


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