|Anne M. DeFrancesco
Since founding DeFrancesco Consulting in 1996, Anne has served more than 100 companies in 35 countries across financial services, healthcare, technology, manufacturing, government and many other industries. Her clients have included Medtronic, Philips, Lennox, the United Nations, the International Committee of the Red Cross, Harvard Medical School, the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, L.L. Bean, HP Hood, Diamond Healthcare and others.
Anne brings to her practice over 25 years of experience as a corporate executive, leadership consultant and executive coach. Her leadership roles have included Senior Vice President Training and Development, Bank of Ireland/First Holdings; Vice President Human Resources, American International Group; and Human Resource Development Manager, Wang Laboratories.
Anne uses a comprehensive suite of leadership assessments, the Leadership Portfolio©, along with customized employee surveys, BizVybe©, to help leaders better understand themselves and their organizations and make essential changes to optimize their impact. Her energy, commitment to clients and keen insights have propelled countless individuals, teams and organizations to new heights.
Anne’s work is grounded in the belief that leaders best serve themselves, their businesses, their organizations and those that count on them by leveraging the power of insight; bringing their leadership impact into clear focus.
Simply put, Anne’s mission is to develop exceptional leaders by cultivating their drive to do “good work”.
In addition to her successful consulting work, Anne is a member of the Arbella Insurance Board of Directors; named the 2018 Private Company Board of the Year by The National Association of Corporate Directors.
Anne is a master consultant with Management Research Group, an international leader in psychometric assessments and research and is an executive coach with Transition Solutions, a global provider of outplacement and transition leadership services.
Anne holds a master’s degree in career and organizational development from Northeastern University, a bachelor’s degree with honors from Boston College.
You can click here to hear more about Anne’s unique approach to executive coaching on CareerPod™.
Deanna Sullivan, Client Services Director and owner of Eventions, has been supporting DeFrancesco Consulting and other Management Research Group (MRG) Consultants for 19 years. She contributes with more than 10 years experience in human resources and administration. Her work as a corporate human resource manager under some of the most trying organizational conditions provided her with experience she references daily in her work with our clients.
Deanna’s flexibility means that someone at DeFrancesco Consulting is always available to discuss your needs. Her communication, organization and personal touch ensures that our client’s needs are managed professionally and efficiently.
Her unique knowledge of our assessment tools and her dedication to our clients has made the success of our consulting work possible.