Anne Morriss

Bestselling Author, entrepreneur, leadership coach, and Founder of The Leadership Consortium (TLC)

Anne Morriss is driven by an infectious commitment to help people realize their full potential as leaders and changemakers. She is an entrepreneur, leadership coach, and Founder of The Leadership Consortium (TLC), a first-of-its kind leadership accelerator that works to build inclusive executive teams and prepare emerging leaders for senior leadership. Through its innovative virtual development programs, TLC helps more leaders to thrive and accelerate their impact.

For the past 20 years, Anne has guided entrepreneurs, companies, and government leaders on strategy, leadership, and organizational change. She has also put her own theory into practice: as Founder and CEO of GenePeeks, Anne built a computational genomics company developing breakthrough ways to identify disease risk.

Anne is the best-selling coauthor of Uncommon Service: How to Win by Putting Customers at the Core of Your Business and Unleashed: The Unapologetic Leader’s Guide to Empowering Everyone Around You. Hailed as “the definitive guide to leadership today,” Unleashed inspires readers to look beyond themselves and focus on the true challenge of leadership: how to unlock the potential of others. Her third book, Move Fast and Fix Things, will be available October 2023.

Anne and her coauthor, Frances Frei, recently launched Fixable, a leadership advice podcast from the TED Audio Collective that helps guest callers solve workplace problems – in 30 minutes or less. On Fixable, Anne and Frances diagnose callers’ leadership challenges and help them make progress with quick, actionable coaching.

Anne serves on several not-for-profit boards, including the national Board of IGNITE, which works to increase the political engagement of young women. She received her BA from Brown University and MBA from Harvard Business School. Anne has been recognized by Thinkers50 as among the world’s most influential business thinkers.