Judith Schechtman is a Senior Consultant and principal in Triangle Associates, St. Louis, an international consulting firm specializing in leadership and organizational management. Ms. Schechtman holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from Washington University, St Louis, where she was formerly an adjunct professor in the graduate school of Social Work for 15 years.
Ms. Schechtman facilitates governance workshops, leadership development programs and strategic planning in schools both domestically and internationally. She works with schools in Asia, Europe and the Americas. An executive coach, Ms. Schechtman works with heads of schools and members of school leadership teams. Among her accomplishments, she has researched and written on a broad spectrum of topics related to leadership and governance, and has developed assessment tools for boards and heads of school as well as professional development assessments specifically designed for independent/international school leaders.
Ms. Schechtman is co-founder of the NAIS Leadership Program for Aspiring Heads for independent schools, a program she led for 15 years. She has been part of the original faculty for the Women in Leadership program of NCAIS. Her interest in women’s roles in leadership has led to speaking engagements on this topic with groups as diverse as college sororities to national conferences.
Ms. Schechtman, who recently ended her term as a trustee at an independent elementary school in her home town, lives in St. Louis with her husband, Richard. Their daughter lives and works in Washington, DC.
Ms. Schechtman can be reached via e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org