Business consultant, speaker, author and executive coach, Dr. Key has helped clients produce “breakthrough” results since 1992 and will help clients get from where they are now to where they want to be with measurable results. She works with individuals, teams, and organizations in areas such as leading change, leadership and team development, succession planning, conflict resolution, strategic planning, strategy development, and effective execution – all leading to improving her clients’ productivity.
Dr. Key has worked with Fortune 500 companies, Inc. 500 winners and various government agencies, including but not limited to, Nokia, Nissan, Infiniti, Baycare Health System, Bausch & Lomb, CitiFinancial Retail Services, Circuit City, Georgia-Pacific, Prevent Blindness America, The American Rental Association, Tampa Port Authority, the Province of British Columbia, and various agencies in the states of Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, Texas, and Virginia. She has also consulted in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Dr. Key also headed the Leadership and Strategy Practice for the Institute for Corporate Productivity (i4cp) where she worked with Fortune 500 clients as a trusted advisor and thought leader. She directed relevant research on human capital and productivity issues and served as a spokesperson and expert source to the media.
In addition, Dr. Key was the Executive Director of Inc. Magazine's Eagles CEO Program, where she provided one-on-one consulting and roundtable facilitation to CEOs of fast-growing companies and Inc. 500 winners. She also served in leadership roles at several major international consulting firms including Development Dimensions International and Kaset (now a part of AchieveGlobal). Furthermore, she has authored several books including CEO Road Rules: Right Focus, Right People, Right Execution and The Entrepreneurial Cat: 13 Ways to Transform Your Work Life.
Dr. Key received her Ph.D. from the University of Virginia and her BS from the University of Massachusetts. She was selected to join Leadership Florida, the CEO Council of Tampa Bay, and was a finalist for Executive Woman of the Year in Tampa Bay. She belongs to the National Speakers Association, Searchnet, OD Network, Society for Organizational Learning (SOL), ASTD, and the World Future Society.