Dr. Bernadette Costello
Dr. Bernadette Costello is the Managing Partner for BCC Consulting. As a consultant, she listens to the needs of her clients and helps them identify focused solutions that will work best with the culture and climate. As a coach, she helps the client identify a desired impact and develop a clear plan to achieve that result. She uses a variety of strategies and assessments/tools that have evolved after many years of facilitating and coaching. Her experience includes working with organizations, teams and leaders in public, non-profit and higher education.
Bernadette has served as a Chapter President for Metro DC ATD, as Chair of the ATD Leader’s Conference Program Advisory Committee and is a current member of the National Advisors for Chapters. She has served in volunteer and leadership roles with Virginia CUPA (Colleges and Universities Personnel Association)-HR, and the International Personnel Management Association. Bernadette holds a Bachelor of Social Work from Southern Illinois University, a Master in Public Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a doctorate in Higher Education from George Mason University. She is an ICF-ACC coach and also holds a SHRM SCP certification.