Jeanne Dau

Jeanne Dau is the founder and President of Dau Consulting. She has successfully created four service businesses and was instrumental in creating four nonprofit associations. Most recently, Jeanne has provided coaching to hundreds of businesses and helped secure more than $17 million in capital through business development assistance at Eastern Illinois University and Northwest Missouri State University. She has trained thousands in leadership, management and sales training along with entrepreneurship education. She gained her sales, marketing and management experience working in the hotel industry. She currently teaches ClassE, the hands-on Coles County high school entrepreneurship class, that promotes growing your own entrepreneurs and building a business success network. She has provided leadership by serving as Chair of the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health System Board the CUSD#1 Excellence in Education Foundation, the Grand River Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau.

She holds a BA degree from the University of Illinois and an MBA from William Woods University. She has certifications in many training programs, most recently True Colors and ESRI GIS certification, and is a Certified Economic Development Finance Professional.

Jeanne has created a business success network in the region and will not hesitate to call upon expert consultants to help your entity grow.