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Sherida Haughton

Job title: Associate Director

Sherida Haughton, MBA, LSSGB, CAPM, Associate Director at the Grace E. Harris Leadership Institute (GEHLI), is an engaging and passionate trainer, facilitator, and coach. She seeks to involve participants to create a respectful but lively and motivating environment. She believes that everyone has a voice that needs to be heard to create the best learning opportunity for all involved. Sherida delivers training on a range of topics including communication, coaching staff, personal development, managing and leading, development and growth for women, diversity, generations, and skill building for trainers.

Having held positions at various levels from administrative staff to manager, Sherida meets people where they are and finds the common thread to help them join the fun. She brings more than a decade of experience working with executives in business, academic medicine, and state government to every session. She is an active member of the Junior League of Richmond. Sherida is the Scholarship and Awards Chair of the MBA Alumni Council at the University of Richmond. She is also a member of the Association for Talent Development. She serves in various capacities in her faith community. Sherida received her B.A. in Creative Writing from New York University and her MBA from the University of Richmond.