Christina Tangora Schlachter, PhD blends the art and science of Organizational Excellence to deliver results. As an Organizational Effectiveness professional, she specializes in partnering with leaders to create dynamic solutions based on progressive research and practical techniques to exceed evolving business goals and global needs. Christina is a business partner, author, facilitator, and researcher.
Her prior corporate roles have included leading the Organizational Effectiveness team at AON/Hewitt Associates and running multiple change management consulting engagements in Asia as a Managing Principal at Oracle. Christina has also guest lectured at Stanford University and the Colorado State University’s Executive Education program.
She is the author of Acquiring Boardroom Presence, Critical Conversations for Dummies, Leading Business Change for Dummies, and an Institute for Social Innovation fellow with Fielding University. Christina has been honored with the Denver Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award, recognizing the most accomplished and community-focused young professionals in the Denver-metro area.
Christina holds a PhD in Human and Organizational Systems, MAs in Education and in Organizational Studies, and a BBA in International Finance and Marketing. Christina also earned her post-doctorate Certificate in NeuroLeadership(TM).
Christina is proud to actively promote a cause so close to her heart: raising kids with bright futures through Junior Journalists.
When not coaching, writing, or speaking with leaders in the community, Christina, also a two-time IronmanTM triathlete and a 9-mile Maui Channel Swim individual finisher, alternates time in the New York area and biking and skiing around the mountains of Colorado with her husband, two young sons, and their Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.