Thomas Labonte






Dr. Tom LaBonte is the Managing Director of Workplace Performance LLC where he consults with senior line management, human resources and training executives in improving performance and results.  Prior to managing WPP, Tom served as the Human Resources Executive with Centura Banks, Inc., Corporate Senior Vice President of Performance Improvement and Training at PNC Bank, and Corporate Retail Training Manager at Barnett Banks Inc, specializing in executive leadership and organizational development.   Tom has consulted with for-profit, non-profit and government agencies in four continents on leadership and improving performance.  He enjoys teaching and served on the faculties of Webster University and Anne Arundel College and is a published author.  He served on the Mecklenburg County Council Executive Board of the Boy Scouts of America and is an Eagle Scout.  He is a retired military officer and resides near Charlotte, NC. 




Tom has authored twelve publications including the book, Building a New Performance Vision through the ATD Press.  Tom served as the Chair of the Finance Committee on the ATD Global Board of Directors from 1998 to 2000.  He served as an Officer on the Board of Directors of the Mecklenburg County Council of the Boy Scouts of America and is an Eagle Scout.   Tom resides near Charlotte, North Carolina.