SENIOR ASSOCIATE | AWA
Pat Turnbull is a seasoned business leader and Workplace Strategy / Change Management expert. As a Senior Advisor, Pat helps organizations develop/implement an inter-disciplinary workplace strategy that is aligned to business goals, positively engages all levels of the organization and transforms the workplace into a strategic asset that helps optimize human performance and accelerate business goal achievement.
As a former Sr Executive for a mid-sized workplace strategy and corporate interiors business, Pat is a recognized industry leader with a proven track record of delivering business results while improving workforce productivity and satisfaction. She has worked closely with senior leaders at Motorola, US Cellular, William Blair, Calamos Investments, CareerBuilder, and Panduit among other Fortune 500 companies on their workplace transformation initiatives.
Pat received her Masters Degree in business administration/organizational development from UCLA, she is a LEED Accredited Professional and an IFMA Fellow. She currently serves on the Board of Advisors for the Stuart School of Business at Illinois Tech (IIT) and on the Board of Trustees for the IFMA Foundation. She is an adjunct professor at the Technical University of Vienna (Institute for Real Estate & Facility Management) and founding member of the Workplace Evolutionaries, global community of practice. Pat has been a contributing author to three award winning books: Work on the Move 1 – Driving Strategy and Change through Workplaces; Work on the Move 2 – Workplace in the Digital Economy; and Modern Facilities and Workplace Management: Processes, Implementation & Digitization.