Coaching and Consulting Experience
Cathy is an experienced executive coach, facilitator, strategic advisor and leadership industry expert. Her coaching and consulting work is deeply influenced by her 15+ year career at Harvard Business School (HBS) where she served as Senior Director of Custom Executive Education Programs and Enterprise Learning Solutions. In her executive coaching engagements, Cathy helps leaders transform by building capacity and skills for greater self-reflection, curiosity, growth, and development which leads to business impact and performance. She specializes in interpersonal and team effectiveness, culture change, enterprise leadership and other key leadership transitions.
Business and Career Background
Cathy has worked for over 20 years with Fortune 500 companies and their senior executives in the US, Asia, and Europe across a range of industries including professional services, health care, biotechnology, financial services, consumer products, technology, manufacturing, non-profits and government. At Harvard, Cathy partnered with senior faculty to sell, design and deliver strategically aligned, high-impact, customized executive education and leadership development experiences. Her focus was C-suite executives, top teams, strategic business transformation, and large-scale cascaded learning experiences using multi-modal learning design (residential, digital, field, experiential, and coaching) to align people and strategy throughout an organization.
Following her tenure at Harvard Business School, Cathy joined the senior team of Mobius Executive Leadership as Vice President of Global Business Development and Strategic Alliances. Mobius is a global boutique coaching and leadership development company working with clients as well as practitioners and coaches to advance the field of transformational leadership. In addition to her senior leadership roles with these organizations, Cathy held positions early in her career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Cap Gemini and American Express.
Education and Certifications
Cathy received her MBA from Harvard Business School and her BA in Political Theory from Wesleyan University. She is certified in Hogan and the Leadership Circle Profile. She is a Fellow at Harvard University’s Institute of Coaching (IOC) affiliated with McLean/Harvard Medical School where she serves on the Strategy Advisory Counsel.