Ms. Painter is the Executive Vice President of DolJenn Consulting, LLC, where she provides transformational services across industries, including the Federal Government.
With over twenty-five years of client sales, proposal and capture management, engagement management, consulting, and team facilitation experience, Monica Painter is well known in industry and government as a Subject Matter Expert and a certified Master Black Belt/Change Agent.
Prior to founding DolJenn in 2014, Ms. Painter was IBM’s Global Leader for Lean Six Sigma, as well as the Operations Strategy Partner for Operations and Supply Chain Management. She served as a leader, advisor and consultant for IBM’s internal business transformation and led over 300 consultants within their Operations Strategy and Supply Chain Business Service Areas.
Before joining IBM, Ms. Painter served as Vice President Quality at GE Capital after having led multi-functional teams in strategic and business transformation engagements at Andersen Consulting – now known as Accenture.
Most recently, she supported the US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Veterans Economic Communities Initiative (VECI) as the National Public Engagement Strategic Advisor. The goal of the VECI was to increase education and employment opportunities for veterans by bringing together local and national employers to coordinate services for veterans, service members and military families.
Ms. Painter developed the program’s mission and objectives and collaborated with internal and external stakeholders including Congress, agency partners, government and non-government organizations, non-profits, service members and veterans. She developed various strategies for connecting veterans and transitioning service members with local and regional competitive employment and education opportunities.
Drawing from the experience and successes of the VECI, she created a national collaborative called VeteransNCommand. The collaborative coalesces a national network of Executive Consultants committed to promoting the economic mobility of veterans and their families.
Ms. Painter earned a BS in Marketing and Management from the McIntire School of Commerce, University of Virginia, and an MBA from the Carroll School of Management, Boston College.
Ms. Griswold is the President of DolJenn Consulting, LLC, where she provides the professional services essential to success though her experience in project management, risk and compliance, data analytics, marketing and process improvement.
Ms. Griswold began her 25 year career with Nevada based Citadel Broadcasting where she was the Marketing Director. Working within the general management team she charted a strategy that brought Fortune 50 brands including Disney, Universal Pictures, Sony, Hilton, Hershey’s, Mattel, and Gatorade to the Reno, Nevada market while building strong community relations. This introduced her to the local trucking firms and other businesses operating along the I-80 corridor from Reno to Elko, NV. She provided project management leadership to EW Trucking which supported mine operations and materials hauling. These two experiences led her to understand the importance of quality professional contingent staff for small and mid-sized firms in Northern Nevada. She founded Nevada Brand Consulting in 2012 and ran it for seven years before joining the DolJenn team in 2019. Nevada Brand Consulting served Northern Nevada small, medium and global businesses with augmented staffing and professional support to clients from local trucking firms to international mining corporations.
Because of these experiences, Ms. Griswold is an expert in identifying, recruiting, and staffing highly qualified teams in a variety of different work environments and assignment durations. From Project Management Institute (PMI) certified Project Management Professionals (PMP), certified Black Belt and Master Black Belt Lean Six Sigma process improvement professionals, Agile programming specialists, cell-center technicians, and even regulatory compliance specialists in fields ranging from commercial trucking, hazardous shipping, and workforce development and labor policy compliance.
Ms. Griswold holds a Bachelors in Marketing from University of Nevada Reno.