Current campus guidelines for any gathering other than academic classes, professional education programs (GTPE), or department meetings are available at

Wednesday, December 8 2021
11:00am - 12:30pm
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Laura Pusateri
Employee Engagement Manager
Georgia Tech Human Resources

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TECHtimonials: Virtual Ted Talks Inspired Event

Georgia Tech Human Resources and members of the Employee Engagement Leadership Council invite you to participate in TECHtimonials, a TED Talks inspired live BlueJeans event held Wednesday, December 8, from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Join us as colleagues share their best practices on employee health and well-being, career advancement, and inspirational interests. 

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. – TECHtimonial BlueJeans Live event 
RSVP to attend by Tuesday, December 7, 2021.   

Please see below for speakers and their intended topics. Please note, speakers and order of program are subject to change: 

Career Discovery/Advancement – Stories of navigating unique career paths and recommended strategies to promote career growth 

  • Tyler Barker, Parent and Family Programs Coordinator – A Flower Can Blossom from Words

  • Lydia Pendleton, Corporate Relations Manager – Do What Makes You Come Alive

  • Sarah Strohmenger, Director for Civic Engagement – Letting My “Why” be My Guide  

Employee Health and Well-being – Stories about a program or initiative that have increased presenters’ sense of engagement to the Institute 

  • Yolonda Cameron, Associate Chief Counsel II – Instructions for Living a Life: How to Show up Authentically

  • Andrew Stochel, Psychologist  – Start the Conversation

Inspirational Interests/Talents – Stories of individual talents to foster informal connections and increase learning opportunities for our community 

  • Gay Burchfield, Accountant III – Working Together to Make a Difference 

  • Rick Clark, Director of Undergraduate Admission – Progress and Service  

  • Steve Place, Horticulturalist II – Getting Involved: Partnerships 

RSVP by Tuesday, December 7, to attend. Once registered, a BlueJeans event link will be sent to your email.