"Teamwork, collaboration and partnership are what makes us successful. We approach each assignment with empathy, a vested interest in its successful completion and remain focused on our clients’ needs. Our ability to build strong partnerships is a critical component to achieving tactical strategic results for our clients."
Despina Panagoulias is an experienced human capital strategist and project leader for over 19 years that has worked with government, commercial, and non-profit clients on workforce planning and strategy. She has led complex cross-divisional initiatives from concept to execution. Her experience follows an integrated talent and performance management process, including transition and change management, strategic workforce planning, organizational effectiveness and work site analysis.
Despina also has experience managing project delivery and performance, developing strategic planning, and implementing processes and procedures required to meet business and mission goals for government and commercial enterprises.
Prior to Arc Aspicio, Despina worked on initiatives for Fortune 500 firms and on assignments at the Department of Agriculture, Postal Service, and many components of the Department of Homeland Security.
George Mason University, School of Public Policy, M.A. International Commerce and Policy
George Mason University, B.A. Government and International Affairs
Georgetown University, Marketing Certificate
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP)
Certified Strategic Workforce Planner (SWP)
Areas of Expertise
Workforce Planning and Strategy
Organization Design and Effectiveness
Areas of Interest
Customs and Immigration
International Commerce and Trade