Our Consultants

Pam Mehnert

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Contact

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

phone

(414) 350-6889

EXPERTISE

General Manager and CEO Coaching, Leadership Development, Interest Based Problem Solving (IBPS)

  • Profile Overview

  • Articles from CDS Consulting publications

  • Articles in Cooperative Grocer

  • Other works by Pam Mehnert

Profile Overview arrow

  • Profile Overview arrow
  • Profile Overview
  • Articles from CDS Consulting publications
  • Articles in Cooperative Grocer or other publications
  • Other works by Pam Mehnert

Pam joined the CDS Consulting community while continuing her 30+ year role as general manager of Outpost Natural Foods Co-op, managing a multi-store operation in Milwaukee, WI.

In addition to her role as general manager, Pam served on local and national boards over the years including as founding board leader of Local First Milwaukee, Cooperative Grocers Information Network (CGIN), The Howard Bowers Fund, and eleven years as a director and then president of the National Co+op Grocers (NCG).

Having had numerous personal mentors throughout her own career, Pam can work with both new and seasoned general managers or CEO’s as a coach and mentor. Her competencies include working to evaluate and establish systems and priorities, time management, managing complex change, and establishing creative solutions. Pam was trained in Interest-Based Problem Solving (IBPS) by the Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, which she uses to assist management in finding solutions, both in a union or non-union environment.

Pam can help you with:

  • Leadership assessment and skill building
  • Accountability and the GM’s role in operations and leadership
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Building a strong relationship as with your board
  • Union/management relationships and problem solving