Meet the Team

Maureen O'Malley Rehfuss, SPHR, SHRM-SPC 1

Maureen O'Malley Rehfuss, SPHR, SHRM-SPC

President & CEO

Maximizing Potential

Maureen understands the importance of unlocking individual and team potential. As a former Human Resource Executive, Maureen has a unique blend of professional experiences working with leaders and teams at all level to unlock potential and create sustainable change. Candid with compassion and a sense of humor, Maureen helps client see things through a different lens and work on what matters most

With over 30 years of experience in midsize organization growing though acquisition and mergers, she is uniquely positioned to work with individuals, leaders and teams on navigating change. Through a deep understanding and first-hand knowledge of the complexity her clients are experiencing, Maureen brings warmth and authenticity to set the stage for open dialogue.

Maureen has contributed in a variety of areas, including executive human resources leadership, organization redesign, change management, talent management, leadership development, and operations consulting. She believes in a collaborative, systemic approach to individual and organizational development. Her background includes professional services in communication, consulting and engineering, high and low-tech manufacturing, and financial services. Maureen is President & CEO, and owner of Career Partners International, Twin Cities, a talent management consultancy.

Education and Credentials

Maureen holds a Master’s in Industrial Relations from Loyola University in Chicago and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Marquette University. She has extensive experience coaching and onboarding leaders and received her executive coaching certificate from the University of St. Thomas.

Meet Other Team Members

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Senior VP of Executive and Transition Services
Anne Pryor
Online Brand Strategist and Career Coach
Claire Edmondson
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Patricia Berg
Principal Advisor
Debra Magnuson
Principal Talent Management Consultant
Kelli Morgan
Operations Manager
Annette Villamil
Certified Executive Coach
Jennifer Pollard
Career Consultant
Lorrie Saito
Career Consultant
Susan Gebelein
Executive Coach
John Hughes
Executive Coach
Peg Butler
Executive Coach
Mike Meyer
Executive Coach
Risë Kasmirski
Executive Coach
Jill Hauwiller
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