Director of Talent and Professional Development
Maria Leggett has been driving learning, talent development, and organizational change management for 15+ years. As a leader, innovator, and catalyst for change, She has steered Fortune 500 corporations and mid-sized firms to new performance levels with a highly trained workforce as a competitive advantage. As executive faculty for MHI’s professional development programs, Maria coaches and facilitates executive workshops and leadership cohorts for MHI’s 800+ global member companies. Before MHI, Maria led talent and learning and development teams at Time Warner Cable, CTE, and Texton. A life-long learner, she has a master's degree in Instructional Design and is a certified coach (ACC-ICF). Maria holds PMP, SHRM-SCP, Prosci, CSM, and Scaled Agile SAFe-SPC certifications. Outside of work, she can be found hiking up mountains, skiing down them, or spending time with her family.