Julie Hawk, President
Julie Hawk is owner of Hawk Performance Solutions. She specializes in reducing employee attrition and turnover saving companies thousands of dollars. Being known as “The Hawk” she 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.
Jaymie Rietmann, President Elect
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.
Ryan Martin, Communication Director
Ryan Martin is a technical writer at Micron Technology and has over 20 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, Finance Director
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 teh 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 of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance. In her spare time, Angie enjoys reading, creative writing, long distance running and spending time with husband, Nate, and her four children.
Rob Kohls, Marketing Director
Robert 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. He is instrumental in creating and implementing the highly successful program, USMCR Toys for Tots, as their Volunteer President for 10+ years serving underprivileged children across middle Tennessee.
Linda Frei, Membership Director
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. She 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.
Josh Orr is from the Boise area and has spent over a decade providing diverse rang of performance solutions to professional athletes in the United States Military and businesses. As a contractor for the military, Josh designed and implemented leadership, team building, and mental strength training for various populations to include snipers, EOD (Explosive Ordnance Disposal) technicians, and the Golden Knights Parachute Teams. Josh comes with an insatiable desire to learn and solve problems while providing effective and sustainable performance solutions. He is not quite sure that this love for learning and growth is a strength or weakness.
Megan Hudson, Programs Director
Megan Hudson received both her Bachelor and Master 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.
Liz Skoro, Social Media Coordinator
Liz Skoro joins ATD with over 10 years of instructional design and teaching experience. After 9 years as a K-12 ESL, French, English, and Social Studies teacher, she spent 3 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.
Available, Technology Director