SAN ANTONIO ATD
MONTHLY LEARNING MEETING
A Conversation With the C-Suite
Hear the inside story on talent development’s relationship with the C-Suite at our October learning event. A panel of two local executives, facilitated by Executive Business Coach Barbara A. F. Greene, will share their experiences in working with talent development professionals. Theresa Scepanski, President and CEO at Community First Health Plans and Lisa Lewis, Chief Administrative Officer, CPS Energy will address these questions:
· What are the C-suite’s expectations from talent development?
· How can talent development make a demonstrable impact on the business?
· Which are the essential skills that talent development must have to “get a seat at the table?”
The executives will also hold a Question-and-Answer session at the end of their remarks.
About the Speaker:
Lisa Lewis leads the Administrative Services teams, which includes the functions of human resources, supply chain & logistics, facilities management, real estate and compliance. She is focused on enabling our CPS Energy workforce to evolve with the fast-changing utility industry.
Lisa joined CPS Energy in 2000 and has worked in a variety of roles, last serving as Vice President of People & Culture from 2015 through 2020. She also served as Vice President of Corporate Communications & Corporate Responsibility from 2012 to 2015. She is an advocate for STEM education and workforce development and serves on the Board for San Antonio’s CAST public high schools. Before joining CPS Energy, Lisa worked in marketing communications and advertising for various service industry clients ranging from healthcare to public transit. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Texas State University.
Theresa Scepanski began her career with University Health in 1995. With over 35 years of experience in human resources development and leadership, Theresa’s skills and abilities have led to her being promoted to several key management roles and eventually to her current position as Senior Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer.
Board affiliations include Texas Association of Health Plans, Texas Association of Community Health Plans and Healthcare Access San Antonio (HASA). Theresa has served as Chair for the University Health Annual United Way Campaign since 2006.
About the Moderator:
Barbara A. F. Greene is the Founder and CEO of Greene and Associates, Inc. and is an international equity partner in Career Partners International. Barbara is celebrating 25 years in business in 2021. She is an entrepreneur focusing on leading edge human capital initiatives such as Executive Coaching, Leadership Development, Career Transition and Management.
Barbara has been honored with a variety of awards including the San Antonio Business Journal, the National Association of Women Business Owners-National Diversity Chapter Award, the Association for Talent Development, is a Juliette member of the Girl Scouts of South Texas and the Texas Diversity Council.