Allison Barr

Allison Barr, MBA, MAP

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Leadership Solutions Partner

Current Role

Allison Barr is a Leadership Solutions Partner and co-host of our Lead with That podcast, which highlights the leadership lessons in today’s headlines and popular culture. She enjoys supporting clients with their most complex obstacles, from organizational change, to psychological safety, to the nuanced nature of equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI).


Before joining us, Allison was the Executive Director for the Selective Liberal Arts Consortium, responsible for strategic planning for 7 selective liberal arts colleges. Her experience also includes leadership roles in the retail and fitness industries.


Allison has an MA in Psychology from Chatham University.

Insights From Allison

Watch this webinar to discover how assumptions around generational differences at work can create issues around managing and retaining talent of all ages and foster barriers to trust, inclusion, and psychological safety.
Now more than ever, kindness matters, because engagement and retention are imperative for organizations. Watch this webinar to learn how leaders can be more intentional about showing empathy and compassion.
Mentoring is important, but it isn’t enough. Without influential sponsors too, talented women leaders are at a disadvantage. Watch this webinar to learn why executives need to sponsor women, and what quality sponsorship looks like.