Claudia Lach is an OD consultant, trainer, facilitator, and coach. Since founding her private practice in 2000, she has been working with individuals, teams and organizations to identify and generate the change needed to achieve desired outcomes. Her work focuses on leadership development, diversity and inclusion, strategic planning, conflict resolution, and teamwork. She partners with clients to create effective work environments based on respect, trust, and commitment where members think strategically and demonstrate high levels of motivation. As an expert in intercultural awareness/communication, she is skillful at exploring topics and creating action plans around issues of diversity and inclusion.
Prior to her consulting work, Claudia was Assistant Dean of Administration and Student Services of the International Business School at Brandeis University. Currently she works with a variety of organizations in the fields of health care, education, social services, community organizing, community development, philanthropy, finance and consulting services. Since 2007, she has been an independent contractor for Korn Ferry working in their Emerging Leadership Development Program, a comprehensive training and coaching program that supports the development of managers and senior managers at Deloitte and prepares them for partnership.
Claudia is a trained mediator with experience in court mediation, trained in Future Search and certified to administer the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI). From 2001 to 2006, she was an instructor for Middlesex Community College, Business and Industry program where she taught courses on managerial/supervisory skills, leadership, conflict resolution, diversity, and intercultural communication to employees of banks and health care organizations. She has taught at Boston University School of Management and presently is an adjunct faculty member at Boston University School of Public Health where she teaches Organizational Behavior courses.
Claudia is a native of Argentina and can provide all services in English and Spanish. She holds a Master’s in Management from Lesley University, a Master’s in Museum Studies from City College of the City University of New York, and a B.A. in Education and Art History from Haifa University, Israel.