Meet Lynne M. Richards, MBA
In a market driven by results, Lynne delivers. A successful management professional for over 20 years, she understands the challenges that leaders and managers face with today’s multi-generational workforce. With her diverse background ranging from healthcare to contract management, Lynne has served as a department director at hospitals in Massachusetts and Maine. As a long-term adjunct faculty member of the University of New Hampshire and the University of Southern Maine, Lynne has become a well-known name in the field of supervisory and leadership training and she is an invaluable to emerging and seasoned leaders.
High-energy, and high-content workshops are the standard for Lynne. As someone who has been a leader and manager, she has drawn upon first-hand experience to develop the steps to leadership and management success. Through her training programs, Lynne delivers her practical, no-nonsense, ‘meat and potatoes’ approach to inspiring people to produce results. Not only does Lynne demonstrate skills and tactics necessary for leadership effectiveness, she explains how to implement them.
“Lynne’s ability to connect with our audience in a relevant and pointed way made me bring her back for more! She uses stories and humor to make the content relatable and memorable. The information was delivered with credibility and our trainees left with practices and tools today that can be applied on the job tomorrow.”
E. St. Jean
Education & Training Program Coordinator
NH Public Risk Management Exchange (Primex3)
Ask any of Lynne’s clients why they call on her services again-and-again – and you’ll hear a common theme: she provides immediate and practical management tools and techniques that deliver results! Her refreshing candor, sincere message and the personal experiences she relates, challenges audience members to do more – both professionally and personally. Her services are regularly sought out by organizations nationally and internationally, including IDEXX, LL Bean, Colby College, Bates College, Northeast Health, Maine Medical Center and many others.
Lynne is a published author, with a degree from the University of Maine and an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University. She has been recognized by the National Speakers Association of New England with the President’s Award For Outstanding Service and is a past President of the Maine Chapter of American Society of Training and Development. She is a certified instructor of Achieve Global and Strength Deployment Inventory (SDI).