Helen M. Mitchell lives at the intersection of faith and reality by integrating her executive, pastoral and teaching experience. Her passion is to activate people in their calling and to accelerate and facilitate transformation of leaders and organizations. She has held leadership positions with Fortune 500 companies, a Mega Church and a prominent Christian University.
She is a leadership & strategy coach, speaker and author. As an ethics and leadership professor in the Crowell School of Business at Biola University, she teaches in both the business undergraduate and MBA programs. She is also the Director of the Talbot Center for Faith, Work & Economics at the Talbot School of Theology at Biola University. Additionally, Helen oversees the leader learning initiative for Convene Corp. writing their business curriculum and devotionals.
She started her business career with AT&T becoming a Vice President with Lucent Technologies at the age of 30 and holding various leadership roles. As an early adopter of faith, work, and vocation in the local church, as a licensed pastor, she was the architect and visionary of the Saddleback@Work ministry at Saddleback Church.
Helen holds a Masters in Organizational Leadership from Biola University and a Masters in Biblical and Theological Studies from the Talbot School of Theology, at Biola University. She also attended the Senior Executive Program at Columbia University.
She will tell you that her most difficult job is one of a single mom to two daughters, ages 17 and 21. Her website is www.helenmitchell.org.