We believe that everyone should love going to work.

We exist to help leaders create organizations where it happens.

Our founders, LeAnne Lagasse and Joy O'Steen, are both former Communication Professors and Staff Directors at Texas Tech University, and both have a profound passion for workplace strategy and communication, but each brings something unique to the table, which makes ROI Talent Development the right choice for leaders looking for a customized and thorough approach.

Together, Joy & LeAnne have over 30 years of higher education teaching experience and over 20 years of combined management and training experience. In addition, both are certified through the Gallup Organization as CliftonStrengths® Coaches. 

Learn more about Joy & LeAnne below.

Meet The ROI Talent Development Team


LeAnne Lagasse, M.A.

Consultant & Co-Founder

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Wife to Ben, and Mom to 3 kiddos and 2 prairie dogs

Originally from New Mexico

Loves college basketball, podcasts, and true-crime docs

The organized and analytical one


Joy O'Steen, M.A.

Consultant & Co-Founder

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Wife to Salem, and Mom to 2 kiddos and 1 dog

Originally from Wyoming

Loves traveling, reading, and the theatre

The creative and innovative one