Jean Meeks-Koch, Ph.D.
Founder and Subject Expert
Dr. Meeks-Koch is the founder and subject expert of positive eye consulting. Her background includes a dozen years as a consultant across diverse industries from construction to not-for-profit charities. With undergraduate and graduate degrees in accounting, she has been a chief financial officer at a major university, led a commercial construction company, and taught at four major universities. Dr. Meeks-Koch’s doctoral research resulted in the development of a transformational, large-system change model that built on five theories of organizational system change.
She is sought after by management teams around the country, including several of NASA’s centers, for her expertise and unique management change model. Her work focuses on aligning and restructuring everything from HR and financial systems to strategic marketing plan implementation, core production process improvement, customer service and fulfillment solutions.
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President of Development & Operations/Partner
Amanda Hurst sustains the day-to-day business development and operations of Positive Eye Consulting. With over 7 years of experience managing Positive Eye Consulting, Amanda provides exceptional attention to detail and a great depth of knowledge within the area of customer relationship management and project management. She builds empowered relationships with our clients. Mother of two special needs children, she is well versed with staying on task and on schedule to accomplish daily and long-term goals. Utilizing this great skill set, Amanda coaches’ organizations to become task oriented and produce results.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology with a Zoology emphasis from Southern Utah University and completed Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine’s Orthotics Certificate Program in Chicago, IL.
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Dr. Thomas K. Koch, M.D., FAAP, FAAN
Dr. Thomas K. Koch joins the Positive Eye Consulting team as our healthcare subject expert consultant. Dr. Koch earned his medical degree from the University of California, San Diego and then began training in pediatrics at UCSD. In 1979, he moved to San Francisco for training in pediatric neurology at the University of California, San Francisco. Upon completion of his clinical child neurology fellowship he began a two year laboratory fellowship in neurochemistry also at the University of California, San Francisco. Since then, he has held faculty appointments at the University of California, San Francisco, University of Maryland, Baltimore and currently holds an endowed appointment as Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology at the Oregon Health and Science University, Portland OR.
Dr. Koch is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American Academy of Neurology and the Child Neurology Society. He has served as a past President of the AAP Section on Neurology and continues to serve on its Executive Board. He has been dedicated to medical education and has received numerous teaching awards and is a frequent invited speaker for continuing medical education (CME) courses. He has worked with models to examine better access to specialty care for children with epilepsy and as a recent member of CAM-I (Consortium of Advanced Management, International) he is working with the Health Care Specialty Group.
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