Priya Dhingra Klocek M.Ed., CCP is the President of Consultant On The Go LLC, a consulting firm specializing in human resources, change management and global diversity consultancy. She is a business consultant, executive coach, mentor, and facilitator. Her mission is to help organizations manage and develop their most important assets, People. Her consulting practice focuses on diagnosing and improving the fundamental human interactions upon which all successful businesses are built.
Priya has more than 15 years of experience in the corporate sector. Her employers included Ashland Inc, Convergys, Great American Insurance, and Fifth Third Bank. More recently, she served as director of client services for Global Lead Management Consulting, which had clients in the entertainment, utility, healthcare, legal, and financial sectors.
Priya served in various roles and led several global projects during her corporate tenure. She conducted focus groups, 360° feedback sessions, and created and carried out a variety of leadership, cultural, and HR assessments. She was instrumental in the launch of Convergys call center in India. She was placed in charge of the language and cross-cultural training of employees in both India and the U.S.; the pattern she developed became the company’s standard for all new employees. She also was instrumental in the launching of Convergys in the Philippines. Priya expanded her role at Convergys into that of a coach and mentor who helps to bridge the communication and cultural gaps all across the organization.
The success of Priya’s work with Convergys helped to inspire her to launch her own consulting practice. She specializes in leadership development, change management, human resources, and diversity & inclusion. She leverages her diverse background and work experiences to help her clients navigate and manage complex business issues at home and abroad. She designs solutions that are strategic and forward thinking, yet practical. Besides consulting, Priya teaches a graduate course on managing diversity at Northern Kentucky University.
Priya holds a bachelors degree in business from the College of Mount St. Joseph and a master’s degree in human resource development from Xavier University. She is a certified coach practitioner and is qualified in both the Prosci Change Management methodology and the Intercultural Development Inventory.