Barbara Bartlein, RN, LCSW
Barbara Bartlein, RN, MSW, CSP, is the People Pro and has taught ethics at UWM for the last 10 years. She provides consultation, training and keynotes across the country and is past-president of the National Speaker’s Association-Wisconsin Chapter. Barbara is a Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), an earned designation by the National Speaker’s Association held by fewer than 10% of the speakers in the world. A clinical psychotherapist and former VP of Columbia-St. Mary’s Hospital System, she understands people and organizations.
Presenting over 90 programs per year, Barbara’s high energy keynotes and seminars improve teamwork, increase cooperation and productivity. Barbara is a high content speaker who educates, entertains and motivates professionals to improve workplace performance.
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, TMJ 4 and USA Today. Her client list includes top Fortune 500 companies, including Johnson Controls, Northwestern Mutual, Discover Card, Aurora Healthcare and Miller Brewing.