Janet Kendall White is founder and CEO of Berkshire Group, Inc., an award-winning Authorized Partner with Wiley & Sons, Inc. for Everything DiSC® and The Five Behaviors™ and certified WBE and WOSB. For more than two decades Berkshire Group has helped organizations grow through strategic planning facilitation, leadership and culture development and process improvement. Berkshire Group’s primary purpose is to equip organizations of all disciplines to meet their current goals and prepare for the future.
Janet has a natural passion to grow, expand and explore. Grow individuals, teams, and organizations. Expand capacity, thinking and vision. Explore possibilities for change, improvement, and influence. Janet adapts to emerging situations, is a quick thinker and focuses on solutions. She drives herself and others to results and initiates innovative change. Janet is often called on to help facilitate executive retreats, boards, and other diverse groups of people to solve complex problems, align around a vision or mobilize energy toward a current vision.
She is a sought-after speaker locally and nationally on a variety of leadership and organization topics. She has been featured in Entrepreneur, Fortune and Bloomberg Business Week as well as other local acknowledgements.
Janet is the author of multiple training workbooks that are utilized in Berkshire Group’s leadership development training for clients and available to the public via www.berkshiregroupinc.com and Amazon. She is currently a monthly contributor to Soar to Success Magazine.
Janet currently volunteers her time with organizations that support women and girls and veterans. Janet currently serves on the NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners) Cleveland Chapter Board of Directors, Stark State College Foundation Board of Directors and Capstone Strategic Board of Advisors and is the Scholarship Coordinator for Rolling Thunder Ohio Ch. 2 Veterans Scholarship.
Janet holds an MBA from Hofstra University and has completed post-graduate work at the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland and National Training Labs. She is a Certified Professional Consultant (CPC), SHRM-SCP and is certified in a variety of leadership assessment instruments.