Barbara McMahan is the founder of Atticus Consulting, LLC. She has over
20 years of experience in partnering with executives and professionals
across multiple industries and countries. Barbara specializes in building
leadership capacity, developing effective teams, delivering training, and
facilitating organizational change. Her underpinning philosophy is that of
ethics, collaboration, mindfulness, and professional growth.
Barbara has consulted in corporate and non-profit sectors, as well as
higher education. She has worked domestically and internationally with
companies such as GE and Johnson & Johnson. She is currently on
faculty at Miami University’s Farmer School of Business, as well as the
University of Cincinnati. Barbara has held executive HR and Organizational
Development roles at LCA Vision, Inc. and Mike Albert Fleet Solutions.
Barbara earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Michigan and
a Master’s degree in Labor & Industrial Relations from Michigan State
University. She holds a certification in Organization Development from
NTL Institute for Applied Behavioral Sciences as well as SHRM-SCP and