Chief People Officer and Founder, Amy Riccardi, MEd, has more than 25 years of experience as a management consultant and helps CEOs and executive teams reach their fullest potential. She is a masterful facilitator who helps implement a proven yet simple set of timeless management principles to help businesses attain even greater success.
For 20 years, her consulting firm, Leadership Evolution Group, LLC’s focuses on a broad range of strategic consulting services including human capital consulting, learning, leadership development, workforce planning, and executive advisory work.
Amy brings extensive senior executive experience serving public and private companies, federal and state governments, associations, and non-profits. Her experiences focus on strategic human capital consulting, education & professional development, marketing, and communications for well-known organizations. Her passion is at the core of Leadership Evolution Group’s philosophy that ‘We want employees to love Mondays as much as Fridays.”
With a proven entrepreneurial background, Amy is a trusted advisor to CEOs and executive teams across the globe. Her calm, strategic and visionary approach helps to create clarity and simplicity in otherwise hectic organizations.
Amy is a guest lecturer at Georgetown University and George Washington University on change management. She is also a widely published author on human capital topics and frequent industry speaker on the workplace of the future and women and leadership. Launched in 2019, her podcast, “The CEO Playbook to Create a Kick-Ass Culture” can be found on your favorite podcast platforms.
As a Division I setter, Amy still plays volleyball in adult leagues and coaches girls youth travel volleyball teams. She lives in Northern Virginia with her son and daughter and her 9-month-old goldendoodle, Gunnar