Barbara is ISC’s Team Lead for all Public Sector executive level searches, and partners with Chloe Johnson in strategically targeting, identifying and delivering top-notch candidates for our clients executive level hiring needs.
Combining Barbara’s tremendous background in leadership assessment and her human resources background, Barbara has proven herself to be an invaluable member of the team.
Barbara Thomason is also president of LeaderShift, LLC, a training and consulting firm specializing in leadership and team development, strategic planning, non-profit board development and non-profit executive placement. She has devoted over 25 years to the application of valid testing to assess and build strength in team and organization effectiveness.
Most recently and for 15 years, she served as president and CEO of the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce and its economic development initiative “Grow Northwest”, boosting the economic health of northwest Harris County. She previously served as the dean of workforce & continuing education at Lone Star College-North Harris in Houston.
Barbara holds a BA in psychology with honors from The University of Texas at Austin and an MS in management specializing in human resource development from Houston Baptist University.
Barbara is excited to announce a new and original offering, StrategyShift ©, a unique process to guide organizations through the strategic planning process based on the SOAR framework [www.soar-strategy.com] developed by Dr. Jackie Stavros. She is also pleased to have a productive association with Johnson & Associates and with International Search Consultants (ISC).
Contact Barbara at 713-392-0090