SHEILA MONAGHAN is an adjunct assistant professor at the Virtual Academic Center, teaching courses on leadership in the social work profession and organizational theory and practice. She is CEO of Sheila Monaghan and Associates, LLC, which provides professional consultation, training, organization assessment, organization development and coaching regarding change engagement, business process improvement, and complex business and employee relations solutions.
Previously, she served as vice president of Global Employee Consultation Systems (GECS) with Motorola Solutions. In this role, she was responsible for the selection, development and management of a professional team in Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Latin America, Canada and the United States. She also partnered with business and human resource leaders to develop and implement the global employee assistance program, change engagement, mental health and chemical dependency benefits, drug-free workforce, and safe and respectful workplace policies and strategies. The development of a unique GECS management consultation process, utilizing the Six Sigma methodology, was incorporated to facilitate the resolution of complex business and employee relations issues.