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Jennifer Novakoske, Psy.D.

Senior Consultant

(312) 253-3659

Jennifer has worked with senior leaders and organizations across a variety of industries, ranging from family-held to Fortune 500 companies. Jennifer has fifteen years of experience working with leaders and employs an integrated talent development approach.  She has experience consulting on leadership, talent management, and human resource issues, working with individuals, teams, and organizations to increase effectiveness. Her primary focus and passion is centered on high potential leaders and their continued development.

Jennifer focuses her time on designing developmental systems, assessment activities, individual coaching and facilitating.  She has conducted individual and team assessments for organizations that are selecting for executive positions or seeking to develop their human capital. She also serves as a coach for customized assessment or development programs, and individuals seeking focused skill improvement. An accomplished facilitator and presenter, Jennifer has delivered high-impact programs on a variety of topics including leadership, strategy, and team effectiveness. She also works on broader organizational initiatives.

Prior to joining Strategic Talent Solutions, Jennifer was in the CoE for Talent Assessment and Development at PepsiCo, providing an integrated assessment and development approach for high potential talent in the organization.  As a senior consultant at PDI Ninth House-A Korn Ferry Company, she has both managed and delivered high impact and global assessment and leadership development initiatives, partnering closely with clients to match this need with the strategic direction of the organization. She has extensive global experience in Latin America, Asia Pacific and Europe.  Jennifer’s clients have included Target Corporation, McDonald’s Corporation, Home Depot, TJX Companies, Qualcomm, Unilever, Starbucks and Kimberly Clark.

Jennifer has a Master’s degree in Community Counseling and Systems Framework from St. Cloud State University.  She also has a Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of St. Thomas.