For 25 years Dorene has served as a corporate executive at a Fortune 500 company holding senior leadership positions in Organizational Development, Human Resource Management and Ethics and Compliance Operations.

In addition to her functional leadership responsibilities, she has coached and mentored hundreds of executives, leaders and young professionals, always striving to be a trusted confidant, influential coach and developer of talent in the workplace.

Her professional experience combined with her passion for helping others be the best they can be – in and out of the workplace – is the origin of ithrive31®.

As a wife, mother, and professional executive, she knows all too well how hard it is to balance the many roles and expectations there are in life. Dorene is committed to helping people find balance, confidence, and the courage to live a thriving life.

About ithrive31®

ithrive31 is a Coaching and Personal Development Company is based on the fundamental principles of action planning, personal accountability, and whole person well-being.  

What’s in a name?

“i” –Personal accountability and taking responsibility for one’s own growth and development is a core value for ithrive31 coaching and personal development programs.  

“thrive” – Everything we do is driven by the mission of helping individuals thrive – in their workplaces, in their homes, and in their communities.  

“31” – We believe that personal success comes when individuals set realistic goals, experience immediate progress, and create momentum for continued success.  Our coaching and personal development programs use a 31-day planning process to drive rapid results and empower progress. 

We work with…..


  • Leaders  — to be more successful at work
  • Professional women – to achieve greater balance
  • Executives – to accomplish their objectives
  • New Leaders – to embrace new responsibilities
  • Individuals – to set goals and accomplish change


We operate with a #nofluffcoaching philosophy which means we work with leaders, executives, professionals and individuals who are serious about achieving results.