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Sheila Monaghan - USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work. Los Angeles, CA, US

Sheila Monaghan Sheila Monaghan

Adjunct Assistant Professor Dept. of Social Change & Innovation | USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work


Adjunct Assistant Professor specializing in leadership in social work and organizational theory and practice.


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.

Education (2)

The University of Chicago: M.A. 1979

University of Dayton: B.S. 1973

Areas of Expertise (5)

Employee Relations Business Process Improvement Organization Assessment Organization Development Complex Business Relations

Industry Expertise (5)

Training and Development Health Care - Services Health and Wellness Health Care - Providers Education/Learning