About Jill Kanter


Jill Kanter is an executive coach and management consultant with expertise in leadership development, team effectiveness, and organizational change. She coaches leaders in the following key areas:

• Executive presence and communication
• Relationship building
• Team leadership and development
• Performance management
• Conflict management

Jill brings a strong practical approach and highly developed intuition to projects incorporating executive coaching, team development, action learning, and the management of organizational change. She is skilled and certified to administer the following instruments:

• 360° feedback: Center for Creative Leadership’s Benchmarks/Executive Dimensions and Korn Ferry Lominger International’s Voices
• Hogan Assessment Instruments
• Conflict Dynamics Profile
• DiSC Personal Insights Profile
• BarOn Emotional Quotient Inventory (EQi)
• CPI 260

Jill’s clients include Bowdoin College, Boston Children’s Hospital, Cambridge Associates, Fidelity Investments, Lahey Clinic, MIT, Northeastern University, Partners HealthCare System, Pearson Education, State Street Bank, UMass Memorial Health Care, and Vertex Pharmaceuticals.

Jill founded her independent practice in 1990, after earning her Ed.M. from Harvard University, where she specialized in organizational development and corporate education. She earned her B.A. in Education from the University of Massachusetts where she focused on counseling and career development. She currently serves as a Master Coach, supervising students at William James College, formally the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, who are pursuing graduate study in executive coaching.