Chris Coladonato is a speaker, coach, and founder of Connection Catalyst, a company that helps individuals build more meaningful connections with themselves and the world around them by tapping into the power of nature. With over 20 years of experience in talent development and human resources, including 13+ years as a remote employee, Chris has learned the importance of prioritizing human connection and well-being in today's fast-paced, tech-focused work environment. Her current work is rooted in her professional journey, particularly the challenges she faced when transitioning to remote work, which led her to seek solace and inspiration in nature. Chris now guides professionals in prioritizing their well-being by immersing themselves in the natural world and unplugging from technology. Through her
signature talks and guided nature walks, Chris offers valuable insights and techniques on engaging with nature to lower stress, improve well-being, and cultivate a sense of wonder and presence. By unlocking the transformative power of nature, she helps individuals tap into their creativity and forge deeper connections with the world around them, ultimately leading to improved performance. Chris is a Certified Professional in Talent Development (CPTD) and a former member of the ATD International Board of Directors. She is also the author of the May 2022 TD at Work: A Guide to Supporting Hybrid Team Leaders, published by ATD Press. Reach out to Chris to learn more about her work and how you can benefit from the transformative power of nature. With her wealth of experience, passion for nature, and unique perspective on the importance of human connection, she'll help you harness the power of nature to achieve greater well-being and more meaningful connections in your life.