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Christiane Rutledge

Learning Consultant, Meridian Credit Union

Serving as a Senior Learning Partner in the Learning and Development Department for Meridian Credit Union, Christiane is a leader in her business and community.

With more than 15 years of experience in the financial services industry, Christiane is known for her passion for people and her commitment to delivering and expecting the best customer service experience. She is passionate about Gallup’s Strengths and teaches others to harness their talents.  She is also an Emotional Intelligence certified trainer with the Institute of Health and Human Potential and believes this is the missing ingredient in dynamic leadership.

Christiane is also a graduate of Leadership Niagara and Graduate program, an innovative program that brings together individuals who are recognized as emerging and aspiring leaders in the public, private and non-profit sectors of the Niagara Region. She has also served in a variety of roles in the not-for-profit sector including serving on the board of a national women’s organization and has given leadership to several provincial charities and speaking engagement opportunities.

She has a passion for seeing women recognize their full potential and has spoken in a variety of settings to let women know that, when it comes to making a difference in business and in life, the sky is the limit. Her passion is to help women recognize that it is in them to make it happen!

Christiane lives in Grimsby with her husband and 4 children. In her spare time you will find with her spending time with her family and friends, playing volleyball, scrapbooking and also can be found curled up with a great book!