Below are the elected 2022-2023 ATD Treasure Valley Board volunteers and Chapter volunteers. If you are interested in learning more about becoming part of the Board and volunteering your time to make a lasting impact with the Chapter, our members, and the Treasure Valley Talent Development Community, email any one of the Board volunteers.
Jaymie Rietmann is a passionate learner with over 10 years of experience in the talent development field. She has been with WinCo Foods for the last four years and manages a comprehensive management development program that includes three days of in-person instruction. She earned her bachelor’s in business management from the University of Phoenix and a master’s in organizational performance and workplace learning from Boise State University.
Julie Hawk is the owner of Hawk Performance Solutions. She specializes in reducing employee attrition and turnover saving companies thousands of dollars. Known as “The Hawk,” Julie is a results-oriented visionary who offers creative design solutions that differentiate brands and experiences and ultimately results. With her no-fluff communication, she is the go-to coach for personal and team results. She has a MS in organizational performance and workplace learning from Boise State University, is a certified Real-Time Coach, and uses TTI assessments and inventories for behaviors, drivers, competencies, employee engagement, emotional intelligence, and more.
Linda Frei has a bachelors degree in management and organizational leadership from George Fox University and a masters degree in instructional and performance technology from Boise State University. She has over 25 years experience with training, documentation, and performance management. Linda is currently freelancing and helping a growing manufacturing company analyze their processes for opportunities for improvement, particularly on the side of how employees can do their jobs more efficiently and with less potential for errors.
Liz Skoro joins ATD with over 10 years of instructional design and teaching experience. After nine years as a K-12 ESL, French, English, and Social Studies teacher, she spent three years providing coordination and educational technology services to the Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. Now back in Boise, she looks forward to earning an M.S. in organizational performance and workplace learning through Boise State this July.
As a non-profit chapter that supports Idaho talent development practitioners, we welcome your skills and expertise that support and connect our Chapter and our members. Through individual and community partnerships, such as our Impact Volunteer Program, we work to create experiences that add professional and personal value in your career journey. Check out our Volunteer Impact Program if you are interested in volunteering.
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Ryan Martin is a technical writer at Micron Technology and has over 21 years of experience in the field of technical communication. He also worked for 10 years designing and implementing custom web solutions for people and companies. Ryan has a master's degree in technical communication from Boise State University.
Angie Spaulding is the Financial Controller at the Amalgamated Sugar Company, the second-largest sugar beet refiner in the United States, and manufacturer of industrial and retail sugar products marketed under the White Satin brand. Angie is a CPA in the state of Idaho with 13 years of public and private accounting experience. She graduated magna cum laude from the Boise State University with a bachelor's of business administration in accounting and finance. In her spare time, Angie enjoys reading, creative writing, long distance running and spending time with her husband, Nate, and her four children.
Robert Kohls has nearly 30 years of experience in direct sales for a commercial printing, signage, and marketing consulting company. He is accountable for leveraging extensive sales and marketing expertise to create and execute strategic marketing campaigns across a national territory. Rob is instrumental in creating and implementing the highly successful program, USMCR Toys for Tots, as their Volunteer President for 10 plus years serving underprivileged children across middle Tennessee.
Megan Hudson received both her bachelor's and master's degrees in communication at Boise State University and over the last 25 years has had the pleasure of partnering with several organizations throughout Idaho to improve productivity, leadership, and morale in the workplace. Her passion is to help others recognize and effectively utilize their talents within a team. It brings her great joy to help leaders and teams overcome their challenges to become unified and enthusiastic toward fulfilling their purpose. Whether she’s facilitating strategy planning, presenting at conferences, or coaching supervisors on how to deliver effective feedback, Megan is committed to providing insight, resources and tools that are meaningful, relevant, and make a difference.
Matt Blakely is an ever-curious professional who is interested in the insights that people in various career fields can contribute to each other. He has prior experience in HR and as a training specialist and currently works in the mental health field. Matt holds a bachelor's in business management from Brigham Young University and a master's in social work from Boston College. Matt plans to integrate his mental health experience with his passion for talent development to improve the wellbeing of employees in the workplace and help people develop relevant leadership skills needed for those improvements to happen.