Leadership Development Using Emotional Intelligence

Rachel Yellowhair

 

As a new leader with two years as a technical lead and two years in management, Rachel Yellowhair would like to share her experiences and how she uses various techniques to adapt her leadership styles based on current environment and employee work style.  The presentation and discussion will revolve around leadership development and focus in the areas of emotional intelligence.


Rachel Yellowhair

Rachel Yellowhair grew up on the Navajo reservation in Kayenta, AZ. After graduating high school, she attended the University of Arizona and received her Bachelors of Science in Mathematics, and later received her Masters in Information Systems from University of Phoenix while employed at Raytheon in Tucson, AZ. During her 14 year career she has gone from technical to managerial. As an Infrastructure Analysis Manager, she manages a team of Systems Analysts in the unclassified area of Information Technology. She loves being a mother to her 9 year old son as well as staying healthy and active, both in self and within the Native community.