Keynote Speaker and Organizational Change Expert

Are your people prepared for change?

Or will you experience:

  • high turnover?

  • diminished morale?

  • team frustration?


Get your business ready for change!

Watch April in Action

Contact: 281-7614

Meet April

April works with organizations to prepare people for change and create a positive workplace. Her Keynotes and programs resonate with front line staff as well as leaders.

April believes that no one should have to suffer through an unorganized, poorly managed change and the resulting negativity. Preparing for change with a people centered focus helps realize the benefit of the change.

One of the “First 100” Certified Change Management Professionals (CCMP™) certified by the Association of Change Management Professionals, April is also a PMP, Project Management Professional and Past President of the Michigan National Speakers Association. April has been profiled in Time Magazine, The New York Times and is author of Change Management DIY and Springboard to Success.

April's Programs

Creating and Sustaining a Positive Workplace

Breaking the 7 Habits of Negativity and Other Secrets of Getting Along

Turnover, stress related illness & disengagement are signs of a problematic workplace and according to the most recent Gallup polls, nearly 70% of employees are unhappy or disengaged at work.

READY, Set, Change!

Simplify and Accelerate Organizational Change.Based on April's #1 Bestselling Book!

READY, Set, Change! provides a framework which anyone can use to successfully lead change.Discover a simpler and faster approach to help individuals and organizations adopt change to ensure business objectives are met.

Secrets of Successful Sponsor Engagement

Everything you need to know about sponsors. but were afraid to ask

Have you ever thought ""Why won't my sponsor do more to help successfully lead change?"" You're not alone! Invested and involved project sponsors are essential to ensure successful change. Connect deeply with sponsors and develop consistent, collaborative communication and activities to increase implementation success.

Springboard Consulting

Poorly managed change decreases productivity and morale, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.

Contact April


“April spoke for us on change management. She gave attendees actionable steps they could take with them and use in their work environment.”

-Diane Fox
President of the Association for Talent Development; Detroit, Michigan

“This is the first time that I can remember our attendees walking out and thanking us for finding someone who really engaged them and addressed a problem that they’re having at work. It was really fantastic and we highly recommend her.”

-Jen DeGregorio
Administrative Manager for University Event Planners; Ann Arbor, Michigan

 “What I noticed about April is her unique ability to connect with the audience and to adapt her talking points to the needs of the group.  She effectively draws upon her vast knowledge using humor and intellect to engage with the group.”

Caryn Bedford, SPHR, CPC Director, Employee Experience & Engagement, Peckham Inc.; Lansing, Michigan

Contact: April@AprilCallis.com517-281-7614