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Mary Jean Vignone, Ph.D. - Fielding Graduate University. Santa Barbara, CA, US

Mary Jean Vignone, Ph.D.

Associate Faculty - School of Leadership Studies | Fielding Graduate University

Santa Barbara, CA, UNITED STATES

Organizational Development professional and innovative strategic consultant with proven ability to assess organizational needs






I Am a Fielding Graduate - Dr. Mary Jean Vignone, PhD



As an adjunct faculty member at Fielding Graduate University, Dr. Mary Jean Vignone has designed, developed and delivered a blended learning program for nonprofit leaders. Dr. Vignone brings hands-on experience in organizational development from partnering with executives at Santa Barbara Bank & Trust and Union Bank to create effectiveness initiatives to address business objectives and regulatory requirements. She managed a team of learning professionals to deliver technological system conversions through classroom-based, virtual training labs, video tutorials, webinars and job aids. As Director of Residential Lending Learning Solutions at Union Bank, she works to align training and organizational development strategies with business objectives and strategies. Dr. Vignone is a Fellow in the Institute of Social Innovation at Fielding Graduate University.

Industry Expertise (3)



Training and Development

Areas of Expertise (4)

Leadership Development

Organizational Change

Strategic Planning

Nonprofit Leadership

Accomplishments (3)

Woman of Distinction - Girl Scouts of America (professional)


Presented by Girl Scouts of Tres Condados

Ralph Raddue Award for Innovation (professional)


Presented by Santa Barbara Bank & Trust

Vision Award (professional)


Presented by Santa Barbara Bank & Trust

Education (3)

Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, CA: PhD, Human and Organizational Systems 2011

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, CA: MBA, Business Administration 2005

Queens College of CUNY, Flushing, NY: BA, Psychology 2000

Cum Laude Graduate

Articles (2)

Family, buildings, and wars: Organizational conceptual metaphors

OD Practitioner, 44(1), 34-37


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Bankers go to Washington: Theory and Method in Conceptual Metaphor Analysis

Nouveaux Cahiers de linguistique francaise 30, 5-38