Joanna McGuffeyFounder, Unconventional Works LLC
Joanna’s work focuses on workplace team morale and productivity. Through Unconventional Works, she coaches leadership teams to define and empower their company cultures. Her approach is to connect people to their enterprise’s mission, allowing them to experience greater fulfillment through mindful thinking and daily contribution.
Joanna coaches and facilitates complete purpose rebranding, from vision through execution, for organizations throughout the U.S. She began her lean journey in 2016 and quickly began exploring new perspectives with the desire to help teams better understand how to lead lean transformations.
Joanna holds degrees in Fine Art and Psychology from California State University. She has over 20 years’ experience working with leadership teams on development, strategy, and team building. Her passion for people and art led her to found an art school, focusing specifically on serving those who ordinarily don't perform well in the standard educational system. A few of her other entrepreneurial ventures include commissioned murals and custom artwork, interior decorating, and directed painting events and workshops.