Steve Gildden, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Steve is a certified Human Resources professional who leverages consultative expertise, risk management acumen and change management skills to build new capability at the organizational level, and help individuals achieve differentiated results as well. Over the course of Steve’s 20-year career with SunTrust Bank, a top-10 financial services firm, he led multiple Human Resources centers of expertise, and prior to SunTrust, he spent several years developing and leading a centralized Human Resources function for a regional petroleum products marketer.
In addition to extensive experience working with leaders in high-pressure situations, he also has supported executives through formal coaching relationships, partnering with them to develop the insights necessary for personal growth and acceleration along the change curve. Steve now works as a management consultant and executive coach, specializing in improving organizational and leadership effectiveness.
Education and Professional Credentials
Bachelor of Arts (BA) in Business Management, University of Maine at Presque Isle, ME
Society for Human Resource Management – member since 1994
Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR), Human Resources Certification Institute (HRCI), 1999 – Present
Change Management Training, Connor Partners (Managing at the Speed of Change), 2009
SunTrust Executive Coaching Program, certification conferred 2011
Society for Human Resource Management – Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), 2015 – Present
Development Dimensions International Leadership Mirror (360 development instrument certification)