Gretchen Schott is the Vice-President of Learning & Development of trueU. She is responsible for thought leadership, leadership development and learning strategy for trueU and its member organizations.
A passionate and results-oriented leader with a reputation for communication excellence, Gretchen has worked with innovative and high tech companies such as Salesforce and ExactTarget where she lead multiple training and enablement efforts, and pioneered many strategic initiatives such as the development of the Global Sales and Services Kickoff events, development of the New Employee Sales Training (NEST) program, leading Hax-a-thon efforts, and assisting in numerous mergers and acquisitions. Prior to Salesforce, Gretchen was Director of Professional Development for Sallie Mae, and a Vice-President of Training and Development for JP Morgan Chase.
Gretchen holds a Master’s Degree in Communication from the University of Northern Colorado. She is experienced in sales and marketing and is a certified Pragmatic Marketing professional and also keynotes a number of events throughout the year. She currently resides in Fishers, Indiana.