Jessica Lefton represents the third generation at the privately-owned family business
Online PR News – 11-December-2018 – St. Louis, MO – Psychological Associates, a consulting company that applies behavioral science to business performance, recently hired Jessica Lefton as Marketing Communications Specialist. Lefton's responsibilities include building upon and maintaining the company's public presence. She will manage the Leadership Through People Skills (LTPS) workshops, as well as assist with the development and distribution of the organization's digital marketing efforts.
Lefton's hiring marks the third generation at the privately-owned family business. Her grandfather, Dr. Robert Lefton, is the cofounder and CEO; her father, Jeff Lefton, is the Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to joining Psychological Associates, Lefton worked in development for a local non-profit women's shelter. She previously served as an assistant language teacher for a Japanese exchange teaching program. Lefton earned her Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in International Business and a minor in Japanese Language from the University of Puget Sound in Tacoma, Wash.
"I am very proud to welcome Jessica to our family business," said Psychological Associates' COO Jeff Lefton. "We are excited to watch her contribute to a company that her grandfather founded 60 years ago, and we look forward to her expert assistance in communicating with both our clients and the general public."
Psychological Associates helps clients select, develop and retain their best employees in order to maximize continuous success. Its exclusive Q4 Dimensional Model of Behavior - an easy-to-follow structure that categorizes behavior into logical groupings - is known in the industry for inspiring high-performance behavior and attaining comprehensive results. Consulting capabilities range from selection and assessment services to succession planning and family business solutions. Founded in 1958, Psychological Associates is headquartered at 8000 Maryland Ave. in Clayton, Mo. For more information, call (314) 725-7771.