Faculty Bio

Dr. Michael Brenner

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    Dr. Michael Brenner
  • Dr. Michael Brenner, president of Right Chord Leadership LLC, is an international leadership consultant, executive coach, keynote speaker, author, and professional musician. He has taught courses at Immaculata University, Temple University, and La Salle University in organizational behavior, negotiations, systems dynamics, interpersonal communication, and the sociology of work. Dr. Brenner earned a doctorate in adult learning and leadership from Columbia University and a masters degree in adult and organizational development from Temple University. He has worked with a variety of well-known organizations including SAP, QVC, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Godiva, Boeing, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, and Sri Lankan manufacturer Maliban. He is Past President of the Greater Philadelphia chapter of the Association for Talent Development (ATD) and has been a featured speaker at many industry events and conferences. Dr. Brenner has published several articles and is currently writing a book on high performance teams. An accomplished saxophone player, Dr. Brenner has performed on stages around the world and frequently utilizes music and improvisation in his workshops to demonstrate principles of leadership and teamwork.

  • Upcoming Seminars:
    The Power of Accountability:
    Build Trust, Engagement, and Collaboration
    with Dr. Michael Brenner
        Research shows that accountable teams flat-out perform better than less accountable ones. Employees are more committed to the work. Innovative problem-solving increases. Morale and engagement skyrocket. Customer service improves dramatically. But accountable teams don't just happen by...