Brenda Baird, MCC partners with top-performing leaders and C-suite executives to help them achieve clarity and chart a path to an envisioned future. Brenda creates a rapport with her clients with a balance of a warm presence, challenging encouragement, and a direct approach; she inspires clients to reach further to maximize their talent advantage. She draws on her strategic thinking, insight, and experience as a savvy business leader and talent development executive to help her clients focus on their strengths, so they can up their game and achieve lasting, transformative results.
Brenda coaches top-performing leaders across the management spectrum in Health Care, Higher Education, Retail, Associations, and Government, including Technology, Engineering, Finance, Operations, Marketing, Human Resources. Before joining the professional coaching industry, Brenda spent 15 years as President and CEO of Mobile Communications Corporation and then eight years as Director of Learning and Development for a Global Pharmaceutical Company. Brenda serves as President of the International Coaching Federation -Tennessee Chapter and is an Executive Coach at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville coaching Executive MBA Students. Brenda is a frequent panelist and speaker on subjects of Leadership Development. Brenda has been the recipient of the ATHENA International Leadership Award.