Andrea Groenewald is a registered psychotherapist, and founder & CEO of Five Star Relationships. She has been working collaboratively with individuals and groups for twenty years, providing necessary tools for them to ‘Unleash their potential,’ both personally and professionally. Andrea’s passion is to help organizations become more successful by focusing on their number one resource, people. Combining her skills as a Corporate Trainer, Coach and Family Therapist allows her to evaluate a leader’s strengths, as well as potential pitfalls. Helping people understand themselves and how they relate to others contributes to finding a career that suits their strengths, optimizes performance in their position and increases positive morale.
Andrea has developed and implemented a wide range of people strategies for companies and organizations in the private, public and not-for-profit space. These strategies help to address challenges of strategic hiring, absenteeism, presenteeism, employee retention, team conflicts and team performance.  As a sought after speaker, Andrea speaks on a wide variety of topics relating to leadership, individual and team performance, courageous conversations, mental health and wellness, all in an interactive setting.