Content Leadership Team
Clair Kerner is an expert in digital learning with a focus on ethics and compliance training. She has more than 20-years’ experience planning and delivering effective and innovative learning solutions to clients globally and extensive knowledge of diversity and inclusion; HR and employment law; and business ethics and compliance topics. As co-Founder and CEO of a leading online ethics and compliance learning company, Clair oversaw the development and global delivery of a full suite of online ethics and compliance products: eLearning, microlearning, mLearning, learning and compliance management systems (LMS), and advisory services.
Over two decades, she worked through paradigm shifts in approaches to learning, advances in Internet and media technology, the realization of social and mobile learning, the rise of learning analytics, and the globalization of everything. She understands the opportunities, challenges, and success factors driving learning and organizational development and has a deep understanding of the role effective training and performance support play in fostering a legally compliant and values-driven culture. Clair has a Master’s Degree in Industrial Relations & Human Resource Management and is a Certified Professional in Learning & Performance (CPLP).
Dr. Christine Blood,
Good Clinical Practices
Clinical Trials Practices
For over 20 years, Dr. Christine Blood has provided innovative and sound content for hundreds of educational programs on state-of-the-art and practice-changing topics for medical professionals. Dr. Blood has deep expertise in oncology and hematology, as well as medical education experience in many other therapeutic areas.
She works closely with US and international clinical experts, pharmaceutical partners, investigators, and other health professionals to deliver top-quality educational opportunities. During her long-term partnership with Skye, Dr. Blood has proven to be an integral and valued medical professional on our education team.
Patty has better than 15 years of experience as an instructional designer, knowledge management consultant, and technical writer. She studied for her Ph.D. in Psychology at Rutgers University, then transitioned to information technology, as a knowledge management consultant. Through her knowledge of psychology, she developed a talent for diagnosing and overcoming obstacles to change and for building strategies that bridge fragmented information and organizational silos.
During her long partnership with Skye, Patty has worked in range of areas that reflect her broad expertise; ethics and compliance, information security, regulated clinical research practices, small business financial management and marketing, customer support operations, and java web services architecture. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Psychology from the University of Washington
Lisa Patten offers 35 years of experience managing projects and developing business change communication strategies. Her areas of expertise include all aspects of research, project management and employee change communications, specifically: recruiting, onboarding and retention strategies; employee surveys and focus groups; mergers/ acquisitions; consumer-directed benefits; retirement; total/incentive compensation; diversity; employee relations; crisis communications; training; and marketing.
Lisa has served in leadership roles in nearly a dozen volunteer organizations. She is APR certified by the Public Relations Society of America and is a magna cum laude graduate of Rowan University, where she received her B.A. in journalism and M.A. in public relations.
Marian Janes is a passionate, dynamic leader and coach who possesses an innate ability to help others unleash personal and professional potential. After a successful corporate career in Learning and Talent Development Marian now applies her passion to igniting the success of leaders and organizations in varied business and professional environments amidst ongoing cultural and technology changes.
Marian applies her diverse expertise towards empowering others to thrive through chaos with breakthrough results. She has developed and facilitated numerous leadership programs for diverse audiences and has had significant impact on organizational growth.
Marian earned a Master’s Degree in Education from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. She also received her ICF ACC Associate Certified Coach Certificate in Leadership Coaching for Organizational Development from Philosophy IB, a Heidrick & Struggles company, in conjunction with Rutgers University.