Charlie M. Palumbo is Chief Executive Officer of Intentional Leaders LLC, a professional services company focusing on leadership development and consulting. Her vision is to inspire a personal commitment to the genuine quest for truth, self-love, and compassion in all the world's leaders. Before starting her company, she was a program manager for the Amazon Last Mile Delivery Service Partner (DSP) and led national partnerships.
She assisted hundreds of candidates considering or launching small businesses in partnership with Amazon.
Additionally, she held the Director of Transition and Employment Programs at the Virginia Department of Veterans Services (DVS), where she served as the primary lead in developing and overseeing the creation of transition and employment programs. These programs created opportunities and pathways for employment for veterans and their spouses.
Before DVS, Mrs. Palumbo spent three years at the Virginia Employment Commission as the Veteran Program Manager, overseeing the Bridge to Employment Program and the Jobs for Veterans Program. She also worked for several years at the Office of Personnel Management as a Program Coordinator at the Federal Executive Institute. She spent four years in the Navy stationed in Yokosuka, Japan, and then accompanied her husband as a military spouse for a four-year tour in Naples, Italy.
Mrs. Palumbo is a mom of two boys, poet, published author, sunset chaser, and loves to hike.