The Team

Our Advisors are your peers. All have held top executive roles with significant operational and P&L responsibility.

Like you, they know the challenges, opportunities, and rewards unique to serving in the C-suite or the Boardroom. Our administrative support staff have considerable experience to help our clients during their career transition, coaching experience or assessment process.

We welcome the opportunity to advise you and/or your team.

Hugh Shields
Bob Ryan
Gail Meneley Goodwin
Dr. Tom Mason
Elizabeth Olson
Katy Redlingshafer
Breanne Udeze
Sarah Hebard
Maggie Adams
Bernadette Patton
Jeff Carroll
Gary Mitchiner

Advisory Board

The Advisory Board for Shields Meneley Partners is a group of accomplished civic and industry leaders who are deeply committed to the development of great organizations.

We draw on their wisdom and insight to continually improve our service to you.

E. David Coolidge III

E. David Coolidge III
Chairman, Shields Meneley Partners Advisory Board
Vice Chairman, William Blair & Company

E. Ronald Culp

E. Ronald Culp
Culp & Co., Principal &
DePaul University, Professional in Residence

Victoria Husted Medvec, Ph.D.

Victoria Husted Medvec, Ph.D.
Professor – Northwestern University
Executive Director
Center for Executive Women
Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University


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