GenHERation® Trailblazer Series With Korn Ferry Career Coach and Former Army Officer Valerie Hayes


The GenHERation® Trailblazer Series highlights groundbreaking women who have created their own career paths. These sessions will provide participants with meaningful ways to learn from accomplished experts, develop new skills, and prepare for the future. Sessions will take place virtually every Wednesday from October 7-December 9 (except Wednesday, November 25) from 7-7:30 PM EST/4-4:30 PM PST. Participants will receive a link via email the morning of the scheduled event to join the discussion. Registration is open until 5 PM EST/2 PM PST the day of the session.

View the complete GenHERation® Trailblazer Series schedule here.

Date: Wednesday, November 11 , 2020

Time: 7-7:30 PM EST/4-4:30 PM PST

Guest: Valerie Hayes, Lead Career Coach at Korn Ferry Advance and Former Army Officer

About Valerie Hayes

Ms. Hayes works with clients to help them successfully navigate in their current companies or help them define a new career path. She has a proven approach and develops a customized strategy to help each client navigate the ever-changing world of work and reach the next step in the career journey.

Ms. Hayes has provided leadership coaching to healthcare directors and executives to help them improve their leadership effectiveness. She has also coached all levels of talents in job search strategies, interview preparation, and salary negotiations.

Prior to Korn Ferry Advance, Ms. Hayes served as the Director, Talent Acquisition for a management consulting firm. She also held recruiting positions with one of the nation’s largest healthcare companies and with a Big 4 consulting firm.

Ms. Hayes holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a Master of Arts Degree in Counseling from Prairie View A&M University. She is a graduate of Duke University’s ROTC program, where she was commissioned as an Army Officer. She is also a Certified Professional Career Coach and a Certified Executive Coach.