Dr. Myra S. White, the CEO of Work Intelligence, is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a professor in the ALM graduate management program at Harvard University in which she teaches teaches leadership and strategic talent management. She is an expert on human behavior assessment. Her research on the behavioral repertoires and cognitive strategies that superstars use to achieve exceptional success is the basis for BehaviorGrams™ and her popular book, Follow the Yellow Brick Road: A Harvard Psychologist's Guide to Becoming a Superstar.
Dr. White has over 15 years experience consulting to businesses including Fortune 500 corporations. While still a graduate student at Harvard, she founded with two partners a highly successful high-tech company. She also had a successful computer and statistical consulting practice prior to attending Harvard Law School and holds a patent on computer neural networks.
Dr. White is an international thought leader on issues relating to talent and performance and writes a monthly column at www.management-issues that is read throughout the world. She holds a Ph.D. in psychology from Harvard University, a J.D. from Harvard Law School, and an MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northwestern University. A former competitive athlete, she played on the Harvard Women’s Ice Hockey Team and a nationally ranked women’s rugby team and has won awards in track and swimming.