About Delta, Inc.
Delta Associates, Inc., is a consulting firm based in Austin, Texas. We work both in the public and private sectors. We have a broad range of skills and abilities and we understand your business. As a consulting firm, we are your second set of hands and your “third ear.” We help you identify issues and solutions and to “see around corners” in critical moments.
Consulting firms are no longer an add-on cost. Organizations in our 21st Century environment recognize they need the right consulting firm for today—from start-up to profitable “going-concern” businesses, to foundations, associations, and other non-profits.
Here are the compelling reasons:
- Today’s lean organization must maintain a laser focus on core competencies—product, sales, engineering, technology, project management, etc.
- The CEO and c-suite executives have limited time to deal with the broader issues of alignment and peak performance…yet they know these issues are life and death.
- Organizations today cannot afford to hire full time employees who flex from issue to issue and that is why problems don’t get fixed and organizations fail.
- The most cost efficient strategy is to form a relationship with Delta, Inc. which has a broad skillset it brings to organizations and can focus where the organization has opportunities or threats.
Entrepreneurial Social Impact
Delta, Inc. are social entrepreneurs and proud founders of the Dream Come True Foundation. Delta’s core value is individual achievement within a powerful free enterprise system. We belief that individual performance and initiative are the key to personal and organizational success. Because of this conviction Carol Kallendorf, PhD, and Jack Speer conceptualized and founded the Dream Come True Foundation, which identifies high potential people in poverty and leads them into education and high-paying jobs. Our mission is to create peak performance and professional opportunity.
Meet the Delta Team
Carol Kallendorf, PhD is Founder of Delta Associates, Inc. She holds a doctorate degree from Duke University and has 30 years’ experience as a consultant in organizational design, organizational assessment, leadership team alignment, and facilitation. She is uniquely skilled in executive assessment and executive coaching.
Jack Speer, President of Delta Associates, Inc. is a graduate of Abilene Christian University Institute for Organizational Management and the School of Industrial Development, as well as and the School of Languages in San Jose, Costa Rica. He is fluent in Spanish. He has done graduate work in the field of cultural anthropology and worked in community development in Chile for seven years. Jack works extensively in Delta’s executive team alignment, culture and organizational assessment engagements and leads Delta’s digital development and deployment.
Lana Newlander brings over 25 years experience in management, coordination and organization as a high-level executive assistant. She excels in customer relations, workflow management and all aspects of organization. Lana has a strong background in banking, mortgage processing, and real estate support. She joined Delta Associates in 2007.
Lana and her husband Bob have been married for 35+ years and have two wonderful grown children. Lana and Bob have two Leonbergers (Logan and Tessa), one Wire Haired Griffon (Jasper) and two cats, Dara and Gemma, who rule the house.
Lana has been involved with Therapy Pet Pals for more than 15 years. Several times a month, Lana and her dog Tessa go to local nursing homes and visit with the residents. Tessa brings peace and calm to individuals who can no longer have their own pets.
Jessica Sager, holds a Bachelor’s degree from The University of Texas and Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership from Colorado State University. She has worked as an executive coach, facilitator and mentor with business owners, entrepreneurs and team leaders across North America, helping them to develop their vision, align their teams, and define processes and programs to accelerate growth.
Arturo Castellanos – Arturo is the Delta Technical Team member head, and is in charge of the technical development of the Delta 360 products.