About Us

Our Vision

“Helping individuals and organizations succeed”

At the T.R. Ellis Group, we want to be your preferred business partner for organizational talent solutions and strategies.  We offer “Big Box” strategy and methodology with fast, flexible implementation.

Trellis D. Usher
President & Chief Executive Officer

Trellis has nearly two decades of experience as a thought leader and skilled practitioner in global learning and talent development. In 2008, she founded the T.R. Ellis Group after having worked as an internal consultant, strategist and executive for companies like McKesson Corporation, Georgia Pacific/Koch Industries, NASCO, NIIT USA, Prudential, The Coca Cola Company as well as small to medium-sized businesses and non-profit organizations.

Trellis has helped to champion people strategies for organizations facing tough business challenges and is known for her ability to gain buy-in and support of company leaders for investments in talent as a way to maintain competitive advantage. Under her leadership, her teams have been instrumental in helping organizations implement innovative learning solutions, build organizational capabilities, establish new lines of business and successfully implement enterprise-wide transformation initiatives.

In 2010, she supported The Coca-Cola Company in the largest vertical integration in North America history when Coca-Cola Enterprises’ North American bottling operations were acquired by TCCC.  After helping Coke execute it’s large, global HR Transformation initiative, Trellis has gone on to consult with HR and business leaders of Fortune 100 companies to help improve business outcomes.

Trellis is known for her rare blend of strategic thinking and tactical execution.  Under her leadership, T.R. Ellis Group has doubled its number of clients over the past three years and maintains a record of repeat business with more than 50% of its clients every year!  Trellis resides in her hometown of Atlanta, GA with her two children.