PAMELA MEYER, Ph.D. is a premier Innovation Catalyst for business leaders who recognize they urgently need to shift their way of thinking and doing business to sustain their relevance and competitiveness in a rapidly changing market. Through her in-depth research and expertise in understanding how adults learn to innovate and improvise, along with two decades of working with Fortune 500 to Fortune 50 companies Meyer helps business leaders implement best practices to drive results. Pamela Meyer recognizes that agility is a non-negotiable competence of our time. With proven strategies, she shows organizations how to make the agility shift to respond to and seize new opportunities presented by the unexpected and unplanned.
Pamela Meyer is a sought-after keynote speaker who inspires audiences around the world with new perspectives and actionable ideas to become more agile and innovative.
A thought leader for business success, Meyer is the author of four books on agility, innovation and learning, including The Agility Shift: Creating Agile and Effective Leaders, Teams and Organizations and From Workplace to Playspace: Innovating, Learning and Changing Through Dynamic Engagement. She has also contributed two chapters to edited books on transformative learning, as well as written numerous articles and papers.
Specializing in leadership and team development, Meyer helped design the new manager training program for T-Mobile, based on The Agility Shift. The program recently received national attention with a silver Brandon Hall HCM Excellence in Learning award in the category of Best Unique or Innovative Learning & Development Program.
In addition to her work with organizations, Pamela Meyer teaches courses in business creativity, organizational change and adult learning at DePaul University, School for New Learning in Chicago, where she served as director of the Center to Advance Education for Adults and Faculty Fellow at the Center for Creativity and Innovation, part of the Driehaus College of Business and the Kellstadt Graduate School of Business.
When not speaking or consulting, Pamela maintains her own agility through amateur ski racing. She won a Gold medal in the 2016 Gold NASTAR Championships in slalom, and a Bronze in Giant Slalom in her division.