Teresa Taylor

Work/Life Integrator

Teresa Taylor is a nationally recognized executive who brings integrity, focus, vision and agility to corporate leadership. She leverages her immense experience as CEO of Blue Valley Advisors, LLC, where she advises companies, government agencies and other endeavors on vision, strategy, operations and public affairs – helping create a cultural shift in the workplace. She has earned a reputation for building and managing cohesive teams, inspiring loyalty, managing through conflict and embracing change.Teresa is also the former chief operating officer of Qwest, a FORTUNE 200 telecommunications and media company. During her tenure, she directed the strategy and daily operations of 30,000 people in field support, technical development, sales, marketing, customer support and IT systems in India and the United States.Recently, Teresa harnessed her experience as a COO of a FORTUNE 200 company and a mother of two sons to write her inspiring book, The Balance Myth: Rethinking Work-Life Success. Teresa also is a member of the board of directors for three large public companies: T-Mobile USA, Inc., NiSource, Inc. and First Interstate BancSystem, Inc

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On Integrating Intense Personal and Professional Lives to Thrive