DeeAnn Palin joined the MFI team with a passion for helping companies go from good to great in a culture that frequently cringes at the thought of change. A seasoned change management specialist, DeeAnn’s style is one of practical business approaches and exceptional communication. She teaches high-performance leadership and individuals the critical skills in executive presence, organizational development, operations management, and project management necessary to grow to the next level.
DeeAnn embodies MFI’s guiding principles and brings excellence to everything she does. Her breadth of knowledge has been gained through 25 years’ experience assisting organizations in a multitude of industries, from high-tech to private education to sports and entertainment. As a result, when coaching she is able to provide unique insight gained from hands-on experience in the areas of onboarding, succession, and executive presence. As a consultant, she is skilled at strategy, human resources review and design, and process improvement, to name but a few.
Since joining MFI, DeeAnn has assisted senior leaders and healthcare professionals in areas such as strategic planning, change management, and executive coaching. Prior to MFI, DeeAnn held roles with the Phoenix Suns, serving as SVP of Operations and Strategy and helped transform the strategy and business analytics of Universal Technical Institute, significantly improving sales of their advanced training courses.