Please join us on October 1st as Elise Vasquez-Warner, Vice President, Regional Manager, WalMart, shares with us about “Managing with an Abundant Mindset”.
After earning her BA from California State University Chico, Elise Vasquez-Warner joined Walmart in 1995 as an hourly associate and quickly moved through the ranks to Assistant Manager, Co-Manager, and then Store Manager. In 2006, Elise was promoted to Regional Operations Support Director covering the state of California and in 2007 relocated to Orange County, California, to assume the role of District Manager. In 2009 Elise was a part of the first Walmart Leadership Academy class and after graduation was named Vice President & Regional General Manager to the state of Alabama and Florida Panhandle. She then served as Vice President & Regional General Manager of South Florida for five years. Currently Elise is the Vice President & Regional General Manager of Central Florida where she oversees 102 stores and approximately 35,000 associates.
Elise is a 2014 alumni of Lifework Leadership and now a coach, she is an active member of The International Women’s Forum and volunteers at her children’s school. Elise was also recently recognized in Fortune magazine as one of the Top 50 Most Powerful Latinas in Business 2018.
Elise and her husband Joe have been married for 25 years, they have two children Brian, 17 and Katelyn, 15. They are members of First Baptist Orlando and in their spare time enjoy going to Disneyworld, traveling and just hanging out at home!