Burgess, Ph.D. is President and CEO, of BBA Consulting Services,
Inc, a consulting firm in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Dr. Burgess
has 25 years of experience as a counselor, educator, administrator
and consultant with a BS in Social Work, an MS in Counseling
and a Ph.D in Administration and Policy Studies. She has worked
with a variety of groups of all ages, ethnicity, and socio-economic
backgrounds in both the corporate and non-profit world. Her
expertise extends to all levels from board of directors and
CEO's to front line staff.
has built a reputation for leadership development, diversity
management and teambuilding. Barbara engages team members
in a process that allows them to critically examine where
they are, collectively decide where they need to be and provides
them with the tools to get there. By identifying key behaviors
found among top performing corporate cultures, the group is
engaged in a process that will move them toward excellence
in service. Barbara has a vast array of tools designed to
assist corporations and non-profits alike in the development
healthy work environments.
is a certified trainer in leadership, teambuilding, conflict
mediation and diversity management, just to name a few but
also designs and develops curricula in order to tailor workshops
to meet client needs. She is highly regarded for her abilities
to inspire, motivate and empathize.