Leadership Training At Its Best

Being an officer for a Local Organization is one of our most important roles to keep our organization relevant in the community. Your monthly meetings strengthen our goal of being connected to increase our skills and resources as women. At our Women. Connected. Conference, Cheri Butler will lead us in a discussion of new ideas to infuse creativity, important information, and fun into your meetings.

Cheri Butler, our Training and Development Chair, recently served as President for the National Career Development Association for 2010 – 2011. As the Associate Director for The Career Center at UT Arlington, Cheri has a deep passion for assisting students and women in the workplace.

Cheri’s background in training is a wonderful asset for TBW and we look forward to her contributions as we each reach for ways to increase our effectiveness in the workplace and in business.

Cheri Butler holds her B.S. in Education from The Ohio State University and her M.A. in Career Development from John F. Kennedy University. She has been a Career Counselor for over 20 years and is a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor, a National Certified Career Counselor and a Master Career Counselor. She has been involved with the Career Development Facilitator project since 1999 and has trained hundreds of GCDF’s all over the world. She is now a Master Trainer and has trained several classes of CDF Instructors including five from South Korea.

Cheri has been a featured speaker at local, state, national and international conferences including presenting in the United Arab Emirates and Beijing. She has worked in many different venues in career development including Vocational Rehabilitation, Outplacement and private practice as well as higher education. She currently serves as Associate Director of The Career Center at University of Texas at Arlington where she has been for over 9 years. Cheri’s mission is to “Help People Find Joy and Success in Work and Life”.

Cheri has been a member of NCDA for over 17 years and has previously served as the Chair of the Credentials Committee, Chair of the Professional Standards Committee and Secretary. She was selected as Outstanding Career Professional 2008-2009 by the Texas Career Development Association and NCDA. Cheri lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and is a proud wife of 38 years, mom, daughter and Mimi to her 9 year-old granddaughter, Kyndal.