Erica Gumieny is the Founder and CEO of Pivotal Point, LLC where she serves organizations and individuals by helping them to increase revenue, launch products, and get out of their own way to reach their goals.
Erica’s specialty is renovating and reinvigorating teams, products, and people. She considers herself to be like Vanilla Ice, if there is a problem, she’ll solve it!
Erica shares her fun and honest communication style as a published author and creator and host of The Funny Kind, a video and blog series where she seeks to find the kindness and light in everyday places.
In her corporate career, Erica honed her senior leadership skills in a variety of industries including health care, higher education, advertising, training, development and transportation. For six years she was a top performer and leader within the Commercial Growth Division of Advocate Aurora Health, the 9th largest health care system in the US. She was instrumental in advancing business development and creating the account management strategy while managing a portfolio of Fortune 500 companies across Wisconsin and Illinois.
In addition to her work, Erica has served in many volunteer roles. Currently, Erica is on the Board of Trustees for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and is Chair of the Charitable Fund Board of Professional Dimensions. She also served as board president for The Parenting Network and the Alverno College Alumnae Association. Erica and her family also love to serve meals for Community Projects for Seniors.
Erica earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with Honors from Alverno College and her Master’s degree in Organizational Leadership and Administration from Concordia University.
Erica is married to Jay, owner of Central States Insurance Agency and they have two adult children whom they adore being with to laugh, learn and make memories together.