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Ruth Reiner

Associate Dean of the Leadership Development Office at Chicago Booth

Ruth Reiner heads leadership development for students in the Evening MBA, Weekend MBA, and Executive MBA programs. In addition to designing and running the required MBA leadership courses (LEAD), she teaches a number of elective classes on subjects such as leadership assessments, relationship building, and high performance teams. Prior to joining Booth, she was director of global organization development, change management, and talent at Motorola.

Reiner has worked as a business consultant and executive coach for over 20 years, assisting organizations, teams, and individuals in achieving ambitious results, from bottom-line improvement and revenue growth to organizational change and employee engagement. Her clients include Allstate, Amoco, Liberty Mutual, and the City of Chicago.

Reiner has a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from Yale University and an MBA from Harvard Business School. She joined Chicago Booth in 2009.