Business transformation firm 5P Consulting has announced its founder and CEO Y’vonne Ormond has been appointed to the Leadership Council of the National Small Business Association. Ms. Ormond will work with fellow council members and business advocates to promote the best interests of small businesses to politicians and policy makers nationwide.
"I am proud to have Y'vonne Ormond as part of our Leadership Council," said NSBA President and CEO, Todd McCracken. "She came to us highly recommended, and I look forward to our coordinated efforts for years to come."
Ms. Ormond has more than 20 years of experience working in transformational business roles, before spending the last eight years as an entrepreneur and business owner. She also founded NARY Consulting, and has served in management positions for Capgemini, Pfizer and Consult-HR.
"As a small-business owner, I see the importance of being involved and active when it comes to laws and regulations," said Ms. Ormond. "Joining NSBA's Leadership Council will enable me to take collective small-business messages to the people that need to hear it most: Congress. I'm passionate about making change through advocacy and solution building to allow small businesses to flourish and keep the economy growing."