Pamela E. Cavanaugh

Pam Cavanaugh is President of Cavanaugh Leahy & Company, a consulting firm specializing in leadership and organizational effectiveness. Pam has over 20 years of management consulting and senior executive coaching experience. She has led change initiatives and coached senior leaders in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, communications, energy, financial services, retail, food service and manufacturing industries both in the U.S. and internationally.

Prior to founding Cavanaugh Leahy & Company, Pam served for five years as General Manager of a national consulting firm specializing in organizational change, executive development and career transition. Earlier positions include: SVP of Operations for a consulting firm which offered executive coaching and workplace programs; Director of TWA’s Special Health Services; Administrative Director, Smithers Alcoholism Treatment & Training Center, where she developed consultation services for the NY Mets; and Administrative Management positions in two New York City teaching hospitals.

Pam holds a B.A. in Communications and Psychology from Mercy College; studied Search Conferences and Participative Design at New Mexico State University; attended Rutgers School of Alcohol Studies and a year long Executive Excellence Program at the Center for Management Design. She has also attended many graduate-level programs, seminars and workshops. Pam is a past Board Member of The Center for Human Resource Management Studies, Fairleigh Dickinson University and has served as a Special Consultant to the Occupational Branch of the NIAAA.