Elaine Fukuhara Schilling, M.P.A., of Pinehurst Consulting, teaches staff development classes at universities, government agencies, non-profit organizations, and corporations. Her areas of focus include: supervisory and management skills, leadership development, group facilitation, emotional intelligence, and communicating effectively. As former manager of training and development at UC Berkeley, she is familiar with the UC system and continues to teach staff development classes for several UC campuses. Elaine is on the faculty at San Francisco State University, where she teaches classes on organizational development and management. She holds an MPA from Notre Dame de Namur University.