Patty Franco is a highly skilled professional trainer, facilitator and executive coach with 25 years of experience in coaching, training, and talent development. Her uniquely blended background includes 15 years of experience in various Human Resources functions for Fortune 500 organizations, such as Cigna, DFIN Solutions (formally Donnelly Financial), The Chicago Tribune and Pfizer, combined with 10 years of experience as an entrepreneur.
Throughout her career, Patty has personally coached over 150 managers, executives, and entrepreneurs. She has conducted over 200 professional classes on topics ranging from leadership develop, sales, customer service and various emotional intelligence skills to business development, vision casting and presentation skills, among others.
Over the last 10 years, she successfully launched and grew two retail businesses and drove them to profit within a two-year time frame, while regularly conducting a variety of corporate training classes for Learning Dynamics clients.
Patty holds a Master of Education in Adult & Organizational Development from Temple University in Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Pace University in New York. She is also certified in assessment tools such as MBTI, DiSC, is a Master Practitioner of the Energy Leadership Index (ELI) and received her certification leadership coaching from iPEC (Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching) in 2020. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for Girls Inc. Westchester/NY.