Carolyn (Lyn) Turknett with her husband Bob Turknett is Co-founder of Turknett Leadership Group. She served as President of the firm for thirty years and now serves as Co-chair and Senior Consultant. The focus of her work is character in leadership, cultural assessment and change, and executive team development.
Ms. Turknett’s consulting engagements have included leadership and executive team development, organization assessment and change, and individual feedback and coaching. She is particularly interested in helping teams at all levels improve effectiveness and working relationships, and in helping organizations maximize intellectual capital and create cultures that support innovation and initiative.
Reading, grandchildren in any activity, occasionally tennis - trying now to think of cooking as a hobby
Aged white cheddar
My two sons playing together on guitar and banjo
A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood
Not fond of the term superpower, but ok at seeing connections between ideas and people
Friday Night Lights, This is Us, The Crown
Cutting for Stone – and many others
“Assume positive intent” (anonymous); "My life has been filled with terrible misfortune, most of which never happened” - Montaigne
Wants to create an engaged, purpose-driven, ethical culture where everyone takes personal responsibility for the success of the organization.
As a consultant I can get an understanding of an organization quickly – business model, culture, strengths and areas for growth and improvement.
Life is about connection and responsibility to each other.
Commitment to the greater good – doing what I can to make a difference.