Paula Sandberg, Associate

in Team

Paula has more than 27 years of experience in group facilitation, event planning, organizational communication, team development and project implementation.

As a certified senior oncology research coordinator, Paula also has extensive experience implementing research protocols and navigating patients through a wide variety of clinical research trials administered by the National Cancer Institute.  Paula is also a support group facilitator for patients with life-threatening or chronic illnesses, and she has developed many courses and programs that address the participants' psycho-social needs for living life to the fullest, including healing techniques, emotional support, and educational resources.  Paula has a degree in Speech Communication from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis.  She enjoys flower gardening, biking and yoga. 

Tor Dahl, Founder, Chairman and CEO

Tor Dahl, Founder, Chairman and CEO

Tor Dahl is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Tor Dahl & Associates. He is an economist, consultant, and associate professor at the University of Minnesota.

Loretta Hazlett, President

Loretta Hazlett, President

With a diverse professional background in sales, marketing, advertising, education, theatre, horse racing, the automotive business, and automotive financing, Ms. Hazlett has particular strength in the area of facilitating change to accommodate productivity growth in service sectors of every kind. 

Dan Barr

Dan Barr

Dan Barr has held a wide variety of leadership positions since first elected to office in 1955. He served on the Boards of three corporations during the early 1960s and has worked with individuals, groups and organizations interested in constructive change ever since. 

Elin Kaafjeld

Elin Kaafjeld

Elin first worked with TDA as part of The Performance Group in Oslo, Norway, a TDA licensee. Elin's strengths and accomplishments include planning, scheduling and managing projects both in Norway and in other countries. 

Gaute Sandberg, Senior Associate

Gaute Sandberg is a certified interviewer, data analyst, and work group facilitator in the Tor Dahl Performance Improvement Process.  

Paula Sandberg, Associate

Paula has more than 27 years of experience in group facilitation, event planning, organizational communication, team development and project implementation.

Jane White Schneeweis, M.A., Associate

Jane White Schneeweis holds a B.A. in Education from the College of St. Benedict, and a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from St. Mary’s University.

Maureen Schriner, Ph.D., Senior Associate

Maureen Schriner, PhD, brings a wide array of professional and academic experiences to her work as a consultant for TDA.

Cameron Strong

Cam is a consultant and former healthcare operations executive with extensive and diversified experience, both public and private, in insurance and hospital and clinic administration. 

Dwayne Earl Tharp

Dwayne Earl Tharp worked for DuPont Films for 13 years in production before moving onto the High Performance Team as Coordinator.