Yi Zhang Breneman
Director of Learning & Professional Development
Yi's passion has always been to help others learn, grow, and collaborate in a change/ transformation environment. With 13 years of client service experience and leading performance solutions and learning strategies, she is known as a compassionate subject-matter expert at assisting organizations in driving positive change and sustainable transformation with global workforces.
Yi has an aptitude for supporting performance and learning initiatives such as organizational cultural development, leadership development, talent development, role-based learning road mapping, and upskilling/ reskilling programs are tailored to help support these projects. Prior clients include Fortune 500 companies, such as one of the world’s largest retailers/ private banks/ airlines and organizations in the healthcare, insurance, and utility industries. Her previous experience also covers a variety of learning and development disciplines with additional knowledge base spanning areas of:
Yi is also a doctoral candidate as part of the Leadership & Learning in Organizations program at Vanderbilt University. The program is designed for business consultants and in-house practitioners inspired to lead systemic organizational change across industries.
As a woman of color with a profound appreciation for cultures, Yi has traveled to countries across four continents. Yi now calls Chicago home while enjoying giving back to the community serving non-profit and cultural institutions.
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