At Kelleher Associates, May Van specializes in counseling clients who are in transition, seeking a career change and looking to strengthen their leadership capabilities.
May has a diverse background in accounting and finance management, operations management, business management and leadership development. May’s strong interpersonal skills, exceptional leadership, and collaborative style have enabled her to lead employees through several challenging and unique business transitions. These skills and experiences are the building blocks which allow her to successfully counsel clients as they pursue their professional goals.
May served as a Controller for several divisions of Johnson Matthey. She was a Vice President of Finance and Administration of CTDI. May spent the last 15 years of her corporate career at Hewlett-Packard and its spin-off, Agilent Technologies. She held several executive level positions there, including Divisional Controller, Plant Manager, Director of Order Fulfillment, Vice President of Internal Audit, and Vice President and General Manager of the Service and Consumable Business which continues to be one of Agilent’s highest growth contributors.
Having resided in the PA suburbs for over 30 years, May has deep ties to and great fondness for the area. She is passionate about giving back to the community. She volunteers at and serves on the board of several non-profit organizations. As an immigrant, May is proud that she is able to successfully adopt the best of Eastern and Western cultures and has helped others navigate the differences.
May holds a BBA in Accounting from Texas Tech University and an MBA from West Chester University where she was also an Adjunct Professor. She is a graduate of Coach University, an organization accredited by the International Coaching Federation.