Wayne McClellan And Chez Cristiano


People Strategy Partners, LLC will enhance & transform organizations around the globe to optimize your employees’ overall well-being and performance while boosting the financial health of your organization.


People Strategy Partners, LLC is an organizational development and HR consulting firm. Our leadership founded this company with the belief that organizations should be able to hire high-quality consultants with a wide range of experience without breaking the bank. Our consultants seek to inspire our clients not only to thrive but also to evolve their organization, in order to outperform the expectations of their people, leaders, and customers and outlast their fiercest competitors.

Dr. Chez Cristiano

Chez Cristiano

Dr. Chez Cristiano is the Global VP of Organizational Development and HR, EMEA & The Americas at People Strategy Partners, LLC. He has 13 years of expertise in spearheading international projects in Organizational Development (OD), Talent Management (TM), and Change/Transformation Management since the company’s founding in 2007. Dr. Cristiano is a US and EU Citizen. He has a BA, MA, and doctorate in psychology and has studied human and organizational behavior. He has lived and worked in Asia, Europe, and the US.

Dr. Cristiano is passionate about people & organizational development and transformation. He believes that Organizational Development (like psychology) is a mix of science and creativity. His understanding of human and organizational psychology, assessments, and analysis has been a key factor in his ability to help people and organizations to thrive and be more successful. Dr. Cristiano believes that performing cost benefit analyses to determine ROI of projects is essential to good project management. He has designed transformation models, talent acquisition screening tools, Work Burnout Screener, GoldenTree Employee Engagement Survey (multiple languages), and an Assessment & Development Center.

He is a savvy strategist in assessing for strengths & areas for improvement and formulating comprehensive plans. He is able to optimize global team collaboration, efficiency, and productivity. Dr. Cristiano has managed the global team delivery of international projects on a strategic, tactical, and operational level. He has worked for a variety of organizations in different industries around the world; thus, bringing a diversity of knowledge and perspectives to each project. He is always open to assimilating new information & skills and helping to mentor others.

Dr. Wayne McClellan

Dr. Wayne McClellan

Dr. Wayne McClellan is President of People Strategy Partners, LLC. He spent 23+ years as an HR Executive before deciding to return to graduate school to earn a Master’s and Doctorate in Psychology. He previously earned a Master’s in Counseling and one in Communications and Marketing.

Dr. McClellan has been a key participant for 50+ mergers and acquisitions. He led the HR integration of 2 regional health care systems with combined revenues of $1.2 billion and 15,000 employees with 25 locations in the US. He has worked with coaching expats around the world. He was the first US Executive to work with the Vietrade Office in Manhattan, NY for international trade and business development. He held various HR Corporate Management and Consultant positions while working in telecommunications, resort/hotel, real estate development, consumer products, pharmaceuticals, healthcare, and chemical industries.

His extensive experience in the corporate world has been integral in creating plans for business development and strategy.