Dr. Ann Beatty is a nationally recognized principal advisor and educator to senior executives throughout the United States. Leveraging more than 30 years of business experience, her expertise is partnering with executive leaders and boards to improve individual and organizational performance through CEO succession planning, assessment, performance evaluation, team building, and developmental coaching. Dr. Beatty’s deep understanding of executive and board-level roles enables her to guide leaders in more effectively navigating the unique challenges of their positions.
As founder and CEO at BEATTY, Dr. Beatty is committed to providing her clients a customized experience based on the unique needs of their organization. From family-owned to Fortune 500, every client receives personalized attention and solutions grounded in research, best practice, and experience. Previously, Dr. Beatty served as President, Chief Operating Officer, Senior Vice President of Consulting, and Director of Consulting at Psychological Associates. During her tenure, she implemented the firm’s vision of a collaborative culture; managed the company’s strategic direction and financial welfare; and oversaw CEO-level initiatives including CEO succession planning, assessment and performance evaluation, team-building, and coaching.
Dr. Beatty earned her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Psychology from St. Louis University. Her area of research interest is the correlation of personality attributes to effective leadership style and management practices. She is a member of the American Psychological Association, APA — Division 13 Consulting, American Psychological Society, American Management Association, Society for Personality Assessment, Society of Psychologists in Management, and American Society for Training and Development.