Leadership

Doug Woodworth
President

Doug

Has Preferences For: ENTP

Favorite Quote (of the moment):“It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” ― J. K Rowling

Bio: Doug is a Human Resources Executive with 20 years experience within the financial services and technologies industries, serving as Senior Vice President and Head of HR for the Group Insurance business at Prudential. He currently is an HR Executive of TATA Communications. He previously worked at Marsh, Avaya, and Citibank in an array of HR leadership roles.  He graduated from Rutgers University where he earned a B.A. in Psychology and an MBA. 

He lives in New Jersey with his wife and two children. For leisure he enjoys being in the outdoors, reading extensively, and is an enthusiastic patron of the performing arts. Doug also lives vicariously through his children, and is very active supporting the township school system including serving as VP and Treasurer of the Parent Teacher Organization from 2011- 2013.

 

Maryanne DiMarzo
APTi  Past President 

 DiMarzo

Has Preferences For: INTP
Based in: Vero Beach, FL
Current Work: Beacon People Solutions, LLC
Education: BA, Psychology, Rosemont College and MA in Education, Manhattanville College
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.beaconpeoplesolutions.com
Favorite Quote: "If you seek his monument, look around you." - Christopher Wren's epitaph at St. Paul's Cathedral

Bio: Co-founder and Managing Partner of Beacon People Solutions, LLC, a consulting firm dedicated to the development of leaders and organizations. Started in 2007, Beacon People Solution’s core offerings include leadership/executive assessment and coaching, team building and coaching, MBTI Step I/II and human resources strategy.

Susan Nash
Director of International Relations 

Has Preferences For: ENFJ
Based in: California
Current Work: Em-Power LTD (UK)
Education: Bachelor of Arts (Honors)
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.em-poweruk.com
Favorite Quote: "Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away."

Bio: Born in the UK, Susan moved full time to the USA in 1987 and now divides her time between the US and UK. She focuses on applying type knowledge to businesses in a practical and relevant way - her specialty is in making type accessible to all types. In addition she trains internal trainers to facilitate effective workshops, and trains managers to be effective coaches. Finally she custom develops a range of soft skills programs for clients such as Nautica, PUMA, Kipling, Converse, Google and Oracle. When not working with clients, Susan has written ten books, six of which are on personality type. For leisure Susan likes to travel when not hanging out with her six grandchildren.

 

M. Eileen Brown
Director of Marketing 

 

Has Preferences For: ENFP
Based in: Arlington Heights, IL
Education: BA from Loyola University in history, MA in journalism, University of Illinois

Bio:  M. Eileen Brown is the Vice President of Marketing and Innovation for the Daily Herald in suburban Chicago. Formerly, she was the managing editor for the Daily Herald. She also was the executive editor of the Gary Post-Tribune, as well as an entertainment editor and columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times.  She currently uses type to help journalists navigate the rocky waters of the media landscape. She also runs workshops for returning veterans on how to adjust to civilian life.

Carol Linden 
Director of Content Curation and Interest Areas 

Has Preferences For: ENFP 

Bio: Carol A. Linden, CPCC and MBTI® Master Practitioner, is a speaker, author, and consultant. She has trained over 1,000 clients in Psychological Type, Temperaments, and Interaction Styles. This workshop and her new book area result of her own layoff experience as well as 4 years as a weekly volunteer facilitator at a job seekers’ networking meeting.

Her book The Job Seekers Guide for Extraverts and Introverts is for sale on Amazon. If you’re a job seeker, it can help you get off on the right foot and stay the course. If you’re a counselor, both the book and tip sheets will reinforce what you say to your clients as well as save you repetition, allowing you to work at a deeper more rewarding level with your clients.

Evelyn Lemoine 
President-Elect

 Evelyn Lemoine

Has Preferences For: INTJ
Based in: Seattle, WA


Bio: 
In September 2016, Evelyn retired as Vice President, People Programs (Human Resources) at the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce after 25 years. Prior to that service, she worked for the City of Seattle for nearly 17 years in various. HR management roles, including staffing a former mayor. She served on a consumer advisory committee and a leadership advisory group of a major regional health care organization; she chaired the nominating committee for the board of the organization and currently serves on a consumer advisory committee of the organization’s successor. She recently joined the board of a nonprofit agency that supports child care providers and the children and families they serve.

 

She was a long-time volunteer at United Way of King County, including founding co-chair of its Early Learning Impact Council, a group that recommended funding for nonprofits that serve infants, young children and their families. She was also founding co-chair of SOAR, a community coalition that brings voice to underserved populations and youth. She was an active member of Seattle Chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management. She is certified to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator and is a lifelong member of APTi; a founding member of APTi’s Washington State Chapter and serves as the chapter’s secretary. For the last three years, she served as APTi’s Chapter Development Council Lead, and prior to that was a member of the CDC. Her degree in Business Administration is from City University (Seattle). She lives in the heart of the city with her husband and two beautiful black-and-white tuxedo cats, and she loves to travel!

Tim Beggs 
Treasurer

 

 

Has Preferences For: ISTJ
Based in: Chesterfield, NJ
Favorite Quote: "Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak.  Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen." – Winston Churchill

Bio: Tim is a MBTI® Master Practitioner and a Human Resources Manager for one of the largest food banks in the United States.  In this role he uses his knowledge of type to lead, coach and support his colleagues.  Prior to his current positon he worked in development and operations at other local nonprofits.  He has a degree in Politics from Willamette University (Salem, OR) and served on legislative and campaign staffs in Washington, DC, Oregon and California.  He is a history buff, trivia geek and lover of his three dogs.