Patricia Darke

Patricia Darke

Patricia Darke founded Darke & Associates LLC in 2005. Her strength as a leadership development consultant in Minnesota comes from her comprehensive experience. Patty has spent more than half of her 25 years of executive business experience working with talent strategy solutions. She works closely with C-level executives and human resource leaders across multiple industries in designing and implementing talent strategies to achieve critical business objectives. This includes leadership development (individual and teams), high potentials, talent assessment and retention strategies.

Patty has extensive experience in the use of assessments in organizations. She is certified in The Five Behaviors of A Cohesive Team™, Profiles International® and Everything DiSC® and is an authorized partner for all three companies. She is a trained facilitator and the organizational development consultant Minnesota business executives have relied on for outstanding results. She attended the College of St. Benedict and the University of Minnesota with a major in Psychology. She has additional certifications in Mindshop® and Predictive Index®. She describes herself as a "constant learner".

Patty is a frequently requested speaker and coach to Chambers, Rotary, Associations, CIO, HR, Medical, Law and CEO Professional Organizations.

Patty is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Twin Cities Human Resource Association (TCHRA) and American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) Minnesota Chapter. She enjoys donating her time to young professionals each year.

Patty lives in Minneapolis and has one daughter.

You can reach her using our Contact Us Form or 612-866-0692

"I have had worked with Patty Darke for over 13 years and have used her services from training to coaching and selection. Of course the tools are top quality but what I really find helpful is the expertise that Patty brings to the experience. This is a key differentiator and keeps me a loyal client."Bryan Badzin, President SuperClean



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