As leaders in a fast changing, dynamic world it’s important to think about investing time to manage your career. Anne Sample, CEO of Navigate Forward, will help you understand the landscape and think about creating a personal career flight path. She will share the tools, tactics and strategies that are most important to ensure that you are prepared to reach your destination even in the event of turbulence.
- 4:30 PM Registration and Networking
- 5:00 PM Speaker presentation including Q&As
- 6:00 PM Refreshments and Networking
Anne deBruin Sample is the CEO and owner of Navigate Forward. Anne is an experienced business and HR leader with a track record of leading transformation and developing talent. She has always been extremely passionate about helping leaders find new destinations during times of transition. Anne has been both a Corporate client and an individual client of Navigate Forward so she is a strong believer in the power and impact of these services.
In her early career Anne worked in a variety of HR and strategy roles for Whirlpool, Pepsi, Walker Digital and Citibank. She has served as the Chief HR Officer for PepsiAmericas, SVP of Management and People Solutions at Thrivent Financial and the Chief of People at Caribou Coffee and Bagels. She currently serves on Board of Directors of MyMeds, a MN based startup that provides individuals with the digital tools and real time data that they need to stay engaged in their health.
Anne is a natural connector who is well known for her ability to reframe problems, identify new solutions, manage through change and share her candid perspective. An engaging speaker, Anne is often asked to present at conferences, universities and professional organizations.
Outside of work, you’re likely to find Anne on Lake Minnetonka or in the mountains of Colorado with her family, friends and dogs. She loves to be outside and is an avid skier, boater and hiker. She enjoys travel, entertaining and meeting new people.