Janet Castricum is a Bluepoint Senior Facilitator and Leadership Coach. For more than 25 years, she has partnered with organizations worldwide to help them improve organizational performance through leadership and executive development, strategy implementation, change management, and working with teams to facilitate change. She has an extensive background in designing and facilitating leadership and executive development programs designed to meet the unique needs of an organization, and is an experienced facilitator who leads workshops for leaders at all levels.
Janet has spent much of her career with consulting firms that specialize in helping leaders reach their full potential, working with clients such as AIG, AEGON, Bayer Pharmaceuticals, Coach, Coca Cola, Comcast, GlaxoSmithKline, MetLife, New York Life, Northwestern Mutual, Royal Bank of Scotland, and the XL Group.
She is certified in the MBTI and has developed numerous customized multi-rater surveys and assessment instruments for her clients.
Prior to becoming a consultant, Janet worked in the insurance and financial services industry for many years, holding a variety of field and home office positions. She holds an undergraduate degree in Economics from Smith College and a Master of Science in Organizational Behavior from the University of Hartford.
She is also active in her local community, and has served as Board Chair of the YWCA Hartford Region, and facilitated pro bono strategic planning engagements for several non-profits in the Greater Hartford area.