About the Author
Aneil Mishra is Managing Partner of Total Trust Coaching and Consulting. He develops and conducts leadership assessment, executive education programs, and team development for organizations around the globe. He is a keynote speaker to corporate, not-for-profit, and professional association audiences on leadership, change management and building trust with key stakeholders. He previously was VP of Curriculum and Faculty Relations for 2tor, Inc. in helping successfully develop UNC-Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler School of Business's online MBA program, MBA@UNC. Aneil has been an award-winning management professor
at Wake Forest, Duke, Penn State, and Michigan State universities.
Prior to earning his Ph.D., Aneil worked for General Motors in as an engineer and in HR. He earned his A.B. in economics, cum laude, from Princeton University.
Some of his recent clients include AREVA, Cisco, Coca-Cola Icecek (Turkey and the Middle East), Daimler, Dow Corning, General Mills, Lenovo, Microsoft, and Nissan. He has been certified by Korn/Ferry International/Lominger as a leadership coach.
Karen Mishra is Assistant Professor of Marketing at Meredith College in Raleigh, NC. She previously served as a marketing professor at Michigan State and Wake Forest universities. Karen's teaching and research interests include integrated marketing communications, internal communication, and trust. Karen was the National Account Manager for the $75 million Pepsi-Cola account at Johnson Controls, Inc., and worked in HR at General Motors. Her clients have included Deutsche Bank, SC Johnson, Oshkosh Truck Corporation, and Two Men and a Truck International, and she has been an executive coach at Duke University. She earned her Ph.D. in Marketing Communications from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, her M.B.A. from the University of Michigan and her B.A. from Albion College.