A Few Minutes With Charla Berry, CISA, CISM, CRISC, IT Auditor at Great Southern Bank
Q: What is one of the biggest obstacles you have faced when stepping into a leadership position?
A: My biggest obstacle was not having the confidence in myself that I should have had. My mentor and manager certainly had that confidence in me, or they would not have put me in the position. I was almost reluctant to take my first leadership role, but my manager needed me in the role, knew that I could handle it and pushed me to do it. Looking back, it was almost like she was pushing a baby bird out of the nest and much to my surprise, I flew.
Q: What is one of the most important internal (of your own effort) factors that led you to this role?
A: My desire to c...