Zaneta is a Director at Grant Thornton, LLP where she leads organizations through total system change initiatives and Rapid Improvement/ Kaizen Event facilitation while focusing on strategy, M&A and enterprise transformation. In addition to advising clients on public and private transactions, reorganizations and strategic alliances; Zaneta leads separation and integration efforts including Day 1 Readiness and Cutover Plans as well as manages agile Transition Management Office (TMO) activities across the business.
Zaneta has taught courses on strategic change management and Lean-Six Sigma methodologies. She regularly facilitates evaluations of headcounts, human consequences, organizational and cultural factors, in-house vs. 3rd party services and global restructure of various functions to rationalize, eliminate duplication and realize costs-benefit potential. Most of all, she enjoys white-boarding sessions to draw in reluctant and time-starved stakeholders.
Outside of work, she is passionate about travel logistics, sports, career management and coaching; she has enjoyed Alexandria, Virginia since 2010.