Bio – Christine

Christine Wroblewski, Senior Consultant

Christine Wroblewski, senior consultant at TeamWorks International, is a seasoned advisor, executive, and strategic communications practitioner for public and non-­profit organizations. As a valued, effective and personal consultant and coach, Christine guides organizations and the people in them to connect and communicate more effectively by developing a deeper capacity for analysis, planning, prioritization, and development. Her areas of expertise include strategic planning and communications, issue identification and management, people-focused analysis, community engagement and team and executive coaching.

She has worked inside and alongside education-­focused organizations since 1993.  As Chief Community Relations Officer for Saint Paul Public Schools, Christine led the transformation of the office from a communications-­only focus to a broader community relations and engagement focus. While there, she also assisted in two superintendent searches and three superintendent transitions; actively supported two successful school referendum campaigns; and advocated successfully for the development of a year‐round, cross-­departmental outreach team to have a more positive and regular presence in the community.

Christine’s projects have included guiding organizations through change processes and major decision‐making efforts with an emphasis on engagement of those most affected by the decisions; conducting needs assessments; strategic communications consulting; focus group facilitation on a number of topics; individual and cohort coaching grounded in TeamWorks’ proprietary FrameWorks™; and project coordination and facilitation of groups small and large. She is a certified Color Personality Indicator (CPI) facilitator.

Christine has received numerous state and national communications awards and presents on communications and community relations topics, both locally and nationally. She recently served on the board of the Breast Cancer Education Association and previously served as president of the Minnesota School Public Relations Association as well as on the boards of the St. Paul Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation and the Family Tree Clinic.

Christine is a two-‐time alumnus of the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and a Master’s Degree in Leadership and Management of Public and Nonprofit Organizations from the Humphrey Institute of Public Affairs. She previously has served as communications director and media liaison for Saint Paul Public Schools and as editor and writer for a weekly Twin Cities area newspaper company.