Vice President of Training
As an educator and a teacher with a Masters Degree in Education, Anna Weselak brings to the training field her experience from education, business, and non-profits. Her love of teaching has offered her the opportunity of teaching the very young, as well as the young at heart. Doing sales and marketing for a small business in a very highly competitive market allowed Anna to become acquainted with the business community. Through leading an active life in community and volunteer organizations for over thirty years, Anna strengthened her leadership skills and knows the importance of interpersonal relationships, teamwork and effective communication.
Ms. Weselak joined Corporate Success Partners in 2014, as our Vice President of Training. She has experience running her own consulting business, Weselak & Associates, as a instructor for International Renewal Institute, Inc. and an Associate Trainer with the Center for Teacher Effectiveness. She has held seminars, classes, and workshops for a variety of businesses, agencies, and organizations. She serves on the faculty of College of DuPage and St. Xavier University. Her professional memberships include the Lombard Chamber of Commerce and the Oak Brook Area Association of Commerce and Industry. She is a past chairman of the board of directors of The Oak Brook Association of Commerce and Industry. Weselak served a two year appointment on the McDonald’s Global Mom’s Advisory Panel and served as an examiner for the Lincoln Foundation. She serves on the board of Three Fires Council of the Boy Scouts of America and is president of the Zonta International Oak Brook Club. She is holds membership in the National Association of Women Business Owners Chicago Chapter, the American Society for Training and Development, the Association for Supervision and Curriculum and Development, and the National Association of Parliamentarians.
Ms. Weselak has been recognized for many of her accomplishments including: a National and over 25 State PTA Honorary Life Memberships, Lombard Woman of the Year, listed in six editions of Who’s Who, 1996 edition of 2000 Notable Women in the U.S., 1997 international edition of 500 Notable Women, a recipient of an Illinois School Board Association Those Who Excel Merit Award, the International Communication Award of Excellence, Illinois Association of School Administrators DuPage Citizen of the Year, and by The Business Ledger 2003 Annual Achievement Award and their 2004 Most Influential Woman in Business Award. For six years, she served on the state board the Illinois Federation of Woman’s Clubs and was a member of the Board of Directors of the North Central Regional Educational Laboratory (NCREL). Weselak has been a member of the PTA for over 30 years as a teacher and as a parent. She is a past president of the Illinois PTA and past president of the National PTA. In 2009 she was named an Outstanding Alumni of Northern Illinois University from the College of Education. Weselak was recently named as a 2014 Woman of Distinction by the Suburban Life Magazine.
As the CEO of Weselak & Associates, Anna prides herself on leading a nation-wide company servicing a diverse client base by customizing seminars, workshops, and classes to meet the individual needs of each client while being focused on each participant in every class and seminar. She is a Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, Certified Professional Motivators Analyst and Certified Professional Emotional Intelligence Analyst.[/text_block]