Louise Strayhorn

Lecturer – Leadership

Louise Strayhorn has over 25 years of experience leading global teams and talent management to deliver client solutions in the professional services industry. As Talent Officer for Oliver Wyman Inc. she is responsible for talent strategy and the lifecycle of talent activities for the global industrials division with a focus on aviation, surface transportation, hospitality, automotive, manufacturing and energy.

Prior to joining Oliver Wyman, Ms Strayhorn was Vice President with Bank of New England Corporation, responsible for marketing planning where she built the function to support both the retail and commercial sides of the holding company including mergers and acquisitions, competitor and customer analysis, product development, distribution system optimization, prospecting and direct marketing. As a Senior Project Manager for Abt Associates Inc. Ms Strayhorn focused on health and safety and economic development, leading large project teams nationwide.

Ms Strayhorn has an EdM in Developmental Psychology from Harvard Graduate School of Education and a BA in Literature from Ohio State University.