About the Principal

Photo of Dr. Jeanne Porter KingDr. Jeanne Porter King is the founder and president of Trans Porter Group in Chicago. Her mission is to move people and systems to higher levels of effectiveness. Jeanne is a seasoned organizational development consultant with more than 25 years of consulting and training experience in a variety of industries including manufacturing, telecommunications, financial services, as well as with community groups, governmental agencies, churches and other faith-based institutions. Prior to launching her own consulting practice, Jeanne worked as Senior Consultant in the Diversity Practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers, as well as in a number of organizational development positions in Fortune 500 companies.

Dr. Porter King received both Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, the Master of Arts of Theological Studies with a focus on leadership and spiritual formation from McCormick Theological Seminary, in Chicago, Illinois, and the Doctor of Philosophy in Communication with emphasis on Cultural Studies from Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. She has also completed a number of professional certification programs including Columbia University’s Principles and Practices of Organizational Development.