Crystal is a two-time TEDx speaker, Power 30 Under 30 award recipient, best-selling author of The Millennial Myth, and organization development consultant. She explores topics like learning, relationships, inclusion, productivity for the Digital Age. Significantly, in the learning space, she is the co-developer of the Owens-Kadakia Learning Cluster Design Model and is invited by clients to bring it to life for the most complex learning challenges, including during massive culture changes. Part of her work has also been to change the story around millennials and Gen Z for thousands over the past 7+ years, including developing award-wining cross-generational relationship programs. Past clients include General Mills, Baxter Healthcare, Coast Capital, and Wells Fargo. Crystal has a bachelor's in Chemical Engineering and a master's in Organization Development. Originally from Austin, TX, she is now based in Atlanta, GA with her husband Jeremy, where they love enjoying time with friends, the outdoors, and immersive experiences.
- Modernize Your L&D Approach: The Owens-Kadakia Learning Cluster Design Model
- Saturday, May 16 • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
- From Order-Takers to Business Leaders: The New ID Model That Gains Support in a Digital Age
- Monday, May 18 • 1:00 PM - 2:15 PM