Cherryl R. Thames is the President and CEO of Quantum Leaps, a BBB Accredited Business, and Best Practice Certified (BPC) Trainer, Consultant, and Career/Business/Executive Coach by the Management Impact Institute. Quantum Leaps is dedicated to helping businesses and individuals imagine and implement Strategies to SOAR™!
She has over 25 years experience in professional and leadership development, performance improvement, teambuilding, and strategic planning. She was a part of Ameritech/AT&T's initial professional development team to use the Team Management Profile Questionnaire (TMPQ) and associated Profile for the company's entire Network and Consumer Services Organizations and its Training and Human Resources departments. The TMPQ became the common language for these entire organizations and beyond.
She has successfully used the TMPQ and Profile during career and executive coaching partnerships as well as larger scale teambuilding and strategic planning events. Included in this client base are: Mobile Medical Group, JLS Consulting, University of Michigan employees, Dearborn Heights School District #7, Dare 2 Excel! Youth Camps and numerous individuals during career planning and professional development coaching.
She is an expert Coach who "Helps People Build Extraordinary Careers" and Strategic Planning Consultant who helps clients develop strategies with sustainable results by building a whole system-positive core based on strengths, values, and vision. She is an advocate for positive change and chooses to use the cutting-edge framework for developing strategy - SOAR™ (strengths, opportunities, aspirations, results) that was co-created by Stravos, Cooperrider, and Kelley, 2000. SOAR™ Conferences have enabled the "breakthroughs" to happen for educational institutions, manufacturing companies, not-for-profits, and many more while stronger teams have emerged with the implementation of the TMPQ.
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