Let Lana customize a Workshop or Presentation for you.




Strong values are applied to all interactions:

  • Ethics
  • Honesty
  • Fairness/Shows Respect
  • Dependability/Consistency
  • Gratitude
  • Confidence/Competence
  • Creativeness/Innovation
  • Positivity/Optimism
  • Open-mindedness
  • Seeking the greatest, highest good for all


Professional Memberships


Birmingham Society for Human Resource Management


Greater Birmingham Chapter: Association for Talent Development


Favorite Quotes


"Toleration . . . is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires that same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle." --Hellen Keller

Favorite Quotes


"Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds." --Norman Vincent Peale

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"We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive. He who is devoid of the power to forgive is devoid of the power to love." --Martin Luther King, Jr.

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"Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing." --Theodore Roosevelt

Favorite Quotes


"The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesus. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules, whose would you use?" --Dale Carnegie

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"Never impose on others what you would not choose for yourself." --Confucius

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"So whatever you wish that others would do to you, do also to them..."  --The Bible (ESV)

Areas of Experience and Expertise


Lana has demonstrated skills and expertise in the areas listed below. She can readily customize a workshop, seminar, keynote address, event, session or project in any of these areas.



  • Assertiveness Training
  • Assessments (360, Upward, Peer, Employee)
  • Coaching: Personal Effectiveness, Executive and Intervention
  • Communication Skills (listening, verbal, non-verbal/body language, etc.)
  • Conflict Management
  • Customer Service
  • Decision Making
  • Diversity
  • Facilitation Skills
  • Fun at Work
  • Human Resources Consulting
  • Generational Differences in the Workplace
  • Goal Setting
  • Interviewing Skills
  • Leadership/Management Development
  • Motivation
  • Office Etiquette
  • Organization & Time Management Skills
  • Organizational Culture and Values
  • Partnering
  • Performance Management
  • Presentation Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Professional Large Group Facilitation
  • Resume Writing
  • Retention
  • Self-Marketing Skills
  • Strategic Planning
  • Stress Management
  • Teambuilding and Teamwork
  • Telephone Etiquette
  • Train-the-trainer