Meet Barbara Bartlein, RN, MSW, CSP, our evening’s emcee.
Barbara is a healthcare motivational speaker and workplace culture expert. She is a high content speaker who educates, entertains and motivates professionals to improve workplace performance. A co-owner of the managed healthcare company, CNR Health, Barbara helped build the organization from two employees to a multi-million dollar company. Barbara has earned the Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) designation, the highest earned honor given by the National Speakers Association. The best-selling author of three books, she is also a contributor to four Chicken Soup for the Soul books. Her newest work, Energy Suckers – How to Deal With Bullies in the Workplace, is being used by companies and teams to improve organizational culture. Barbara has been featured nationally on CNN, NBC, Bill O’Reilly, FOX TV and USA Today. Her client list includes top Fortune 500 companies, including Johnson Controls, Northwestern Mutual, Discover Card, Aurora Healthcare and Miller Brewing.