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Gayle Noakes

Gayle Noakes Consulting LLC

Gayle Noakes Consulting LLC works with small to mid-sized businesses to help them:

  • Align their organization and processes to their strategies
  • Achieve their goals through consistent implementation
  • Engage their people in the improvement of the business

Throughout her career, Gayle has facilitated groups in creating the future and then effectively using implementation strategies. She has coached leaders on organizational alignment, leadership practices and creating a culture where people get engaged in the business. Gayle has provided activity based training on a wide variety of topics including leadership, organizational change, leading effective meetings, improvement processes, training design and presentation skills.

Gayle worked for three Minnesota-based manufacturing companies over 19 years. She also spent 14 years as the Chief Learning Officer and a Principal for CliftonLarsonAllen, a national accounting and consulting firm.

Gayle holds a Master of Arts degree in Human Resource Development and a Certificate in Organization Development from the University of St. Thomas. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota.
Gayle served in leadership roles with professional organizations including President of Minneapolis City of Lakes Rotary Club, the Association for Talent Development – Twin Cities Chapter and the American Society for Quality – Southern Minnesota.

Gayle Noakes Consulting LLC
612 791-8981
gayle@gaylenoakes.com

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