Meet Don Herrmann
Don Herrmann, MBA, MCPC, SHRM-SCP is Founder and President of Herrmann Advantage Consulting, LLC in Appleton, Wisconsin. He has been a senior level executive for a number of companies in multiple industries with both domestic and global responsibilities. Don’s industry experience includes distribution, logistics, retail, financial services, construction, technology, healthcare, manufacturing, aerospace, and defense.
In 2017, he was the recipient of the Joyce Bytof Exceptional Mentor Award presented by the Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce. In 2021 he was the recipient of the Inspiring Business Person of the Year Award by the Heart of the Valley Chamber of Commerce.
He completed a career in the U.S. Army, where his duties took him worldwide with unique assignments at the White House, the Pentagon, and the United Nations. He also was visiting faculty at many U.S. Army schools of advanced leadership, including the US Army War College, the US Army Command and General Staff College, and the US Army Sergeants Major Academy.
Don has a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Western Illinois University, a Masters in Business Administration from Brenau University, and additional graduate work with Central Michigan University.
He is an adjunct faculty member of Lakeland University, where he teaches Management subjects at both the Graduate and Undergraduate level in Organizational Development, Business Operations, Leadership, and Human Resources. He is also Adjunct Faculty at the University of Phoenix, where he teaches Graduate and Undergraduate courses in Risk Management, Compliance, Ethics, and Human Resources. He previously taught Graduate and Undergraduate courses at Marian University in Leadership, Organizational Development, and Human Resources.
Don Serves as a member of the Board of Directors for Community Benefit Tree, not-for-profit supporting individuals experiencing financial distress due to medical crisis, and the Center for Suicide Awareness, a not-for-profit focusing on preventing suicide.
Don is professionally certified as a Society for Human Resources Management Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP), Green Belt in Six Sigma, and a Master Certified Professional Coach (MCPC). He has worked as a Master Certified Professional Coach assisting senior and executive leaders for over a decade with both large and small businesses.