Anna Marie Valerio is a consulting psychologist whose areas of expertise include executive coaching, team leadership development, organizational and individual assessment, and performance management. She is the president of Executive Leadership Strategies, LLC. Anna Marie’s background includes global experience with Fortune 500 clients in nearly every industrial sector.
Prior to founding Executive Leadership Strategies, her corporate experience included working in IBM with the CEO’s direct reports to build worldwide leadership capability. Prior to joining IBM, she had responsibility for various strategic HR functions in Sony and Verizon. She is a licensed psychologist, a member of The Society for Industrial-Organizational Psychology, The Society of Consulting Psychology, the NY Human Resource Planning Society, and has made numerous presentations at professional conferences.
Her recent book, co-authored with Robert J. Lee, is Executive Coaching: A Guide for the HR Professional. Published by Wiley/Pfeiffer, it is a practical guide to learn more about coaching and how best to use it in organizations. Anna Marie is currently working on a new book to be published by Wiley/Blackwell in 2009, titled, Developing Women Leaders: A Guide for Men and Women in Organizations.