Vice Chair, Board of Directors
Libby Gill is an executive coach and award-winning author who helps emerging and established leaders reframe change as an opportunity for growth. She has spoken about hope-driven leadership around the globe and has delivered keynote presentations for multiple corporations, including Bank of America, Honda, Kellogg’s, Marriott International and Caribbean Cruise Lines.
Libby’s lifelong interest in mental health advocacy stems from a family history of mental illness and suicide. Her stepmother suffered from chronic depression and died by suicide; her brother, a retired college professor, lives with schizophrenia.
A former head of communications for media giants Sony, Universal and Turner Broadcast, she has an extensive background in publicity, advertising and promotion. She was a columnist for The Dallas Morning News and has written five books, including the award-winning You Unstuck and Capture the Mindshare and the Market Share Will Follow. Her most recent book is The Hope-Driven Leader: Harness the Power of Positivity at Work.
She is a frequent media guest who has appeared on the CBS Early Show, CNN, Inside Edition, NPR, the Today Show, and has been quoted in many national publications including BusinessWeek, Time, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal.
She lives with her husband in Los Angeles and has two millennial-aged sons.