Kristen K. English has 20+ years of experience working with international organizations in the fields of work-life balance, cross-cultural leadership and management, strategic diversity and inclusive initiatives, leadership team development, recruitment, organization assessment, design and development and more. 

Based now in Chicago, Kristen has until recently lived overseas for 13+ years, including China, Indonesia, and Singapore; she has also worked or traveled in over 60 countries on 6 continents. 

Kristen received her B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Michigan State University and started her career in manufacturing with Proctor & Gamble. She then furthered her strategic development skills through Organizational Development assignments at P&G in China and Indonesia. A true believer in life-long learning and development, Kristen graduated from the ICF-certified CoachU program and is pursuing her Certified Coach credentials with the ICF, the premier coaching accreditation body.