Richard Metheny is leader of Witt/Kieffer’s Leadership Solutions practice. Prior to joining Witt/Kieffer he owned his own consulting business and worked as a talent management consultant for senior executives and executive teams across industries. His experience spans Fortune 50 public and Top 20 privately-held global companies including consumer products, marketing and communications, defense industry, not-for-profit, life sciences, manufacturing and hospitality.
Richard has successfully assisted organizations with succession planning, onboarding, executive transitioning, leadership assessment and leadership development. He has a unique blend of general management and human resources leadership knowledge, with 14 years of operations experience before moving into human resources leadership positions.
Prior to starting his consulting business, he held positions as chief human resources officer, vice president of international human resources and vice president of international marketing and R&D. He served as chief people officer for one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies To Work For.
Richard is a professional certified executive coach and is a certified Hogan Assessments consultant.
B.A., Sociology and Psychology, Baylor University, Waco, TX
Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Practice Leader, Leadership Solutions