Francine Crystal, President and Founder
Francine Crystal is an insightful coach, a seasoned Organization Development Consultant, and a valued strategic thought partner to leaders throughout higher education and health care.
Francine draws on 30 years of work experience and a commitment to her
own continuous learning to bring to her
clients new perspectives, expanded options and a pathway for reaching their desired future state.
Since 2003, Francine
has provided executive coaching, team development, strategic facilitation and customized human resource development strategies to dozens of higher education and health care institutions.
Whether coaching a leader in a new executive position, working with an entire leadership team, or guiding an organizational change process, Francine
is known for quickly establishing trusting working relationships, providing compassionate "straight talk," and encouraging creative solutions.
Francine's BA in Social Psychology and MBA in Organizational Studies are augmented by certifications in Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, Emotional Intelligence and Diversity, the Center for Creative Leadership's Benchmarks, and The Hay Group's Emotional Competence Inventory.
is an alumna of Higher Education Resources Services (HERS) program, 2003, and has presented numerous times at CUPA-HR
(College and University Professional Association for Human Resources).
Nancy works closely with Francine
to manage the operational aspects of Crystal Clear Consulting, particularly communications, contract management, and finances.
collaborates with a team of associates who provide complementary skills and expertise with a shared commitment to offering customized services to clients.