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Cheryl Harris

Susan Hodgkinson

Executive Coach

Cheryl Harris, M.Div., is a seasoned consultant, executive coach, manager and workshop facilitator with more than 25 years of business experience in diverse environments. Cheryl works with public, private, non-profit, churches and faith based organizations that express a need for systemic, enduring change.

She models a holistic approach to consulting that enables clients to rethink societal constructs and become more aware of decisions that may be based on unconscious bias. Cheryl consults from her unique experiences in change management, cultural assessments, theology, diversity initiatives, and board level consulting.

The fusion of Cheryl's multiple areas of expertise provides her clients with a rich, fully integrated consulting experience. She is an ordained minister and president of Cheryl Harris & Associates, Inc. Cheryl is also a certified life coach and conflict mediator.

She holds a BA in English Literature from Emmanuel College and a Master of Divinity Degree from Boston University, School of Theology. Cheryl has held the following leadership roles: Managing Partner of Ibis Consulting Group, Inc.; Director of Human Resources at Executive Perspectives in Boston, MA; Director of Operations, Director of Customer Service and Human Resources Manager at Delta Dental Plan of MA.

Email: execed@simmons.edu