Carolyn Cooke

Carolyn Cooke is vice president of Diversey’s North American Healthcare business. With over 25 years of experience in business-to-business industries, Carolyn has a consistent record of delivering results. She spent 18 years at 3M in a variety of positions including: sales, talent development, marketing, sales leadership and general management of an international subsidiary before joining Diversey in 2007 as Vice President of North American field sales. Diversey, a global leader in cleaning, hygiene, food safety and infection prevention solutions, has allowed Carolyn the opportunity to help healthcare facilities create safer and more satisfying environments of care for patients and healthcare workers, and supports her efforts in the development of evidence-based practices that provide improved patient outcomes. Carolyn has a proven track record of developing and executing customer-centric growth strategies, and has leveraged strategic partnerships and acquisitions to enhance the solution offering. She consistently leverages her Six Sigma training to identify gaps, improve processes, lower overall cost and measure and positively impact outcomes in complex environments. She is passionate about developing people and building high performing teams, and actively engages in a variety of formal and informal mentoring programs. She recognizes that those you work with are often as important as what you do. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in accounting and finance from Minnesota State University, Mankato.