Margaret Graziano, Keynote Speaker/Author/High-Performance Culture Strategist

Margaret Graziano’s groundbreaking work is driven by her power to uncover and catalyze human potential. Pioneering the leading edge of conscious leadership, organizational development, and corporate cultural alignment, Margaret has been recognized as one of Silicon Valley’s Top 100 Influential Women in Business.

As Chief Evangelist at KeenAlignment, a solutions-focused organizational effectiveness consultancy, Margaret delivers individualized programs that transform teams and solidify corporate culture operational values. Using a unique combination of experiential coaching, science-backed development tools, and actionable strategies, Margaret and KeenAlignment empower business leaders to reshape their company’s culture—sparking increased employee performance by up to 35% and revenue growth of up to 200%.

Known for her courageous authenticity and massively impactful coaching style, Margaret brings 20 years of experience to empowerment, collaboration, and alignment, with an unwavering focus on helping companies raise both their employee morale and their bottom line. A single mom, author and award-winning keynote speaker who started her career with a high school education, Margaret is grounded in what it truly means to realize and elevate potential.

Awards

  • Chicago Woman Business Owner of the Year—National Association of Women Business Owners
  • Influential Woman in Business—The DuPage Business Ledger
  • Women Run Workplace of the Year and Female Entrepreneur of the Year (Business Services)—The Stevie® Awards
  • Female Entrepreneur of the Year—Margaret Graziano—Business Services
  • LEAD Award (HR.com) for Best Third-Party Channel Partner/Customer Training Program
  • Inc. 5000 – List of the Fastest-Growing Private Companies in America
  • 100 Most Influential Women in Silicon Valley – Silicon Valley Business Journal

Credentials

  • Certified Professional Co-Active Coach—CTI
  • Certification in Organizational Development—DePaul University
  • Business Administration—University of Illinois
  • Landmark Education Seminar Leader
  • Certified Professional Behavior Analyst—TTI
  • Global Trainer for the National Certification in Retention
  • Emotional Intelligence Program Coach—Choice Center
  • Neuroscience, Consciousness and Transformational Coaching
  • Organizational Transformation—Center for Human Systems
  • National Association of Personnel Services Certified in Employee Retention
  • Approved Provider—HRCI & SHRM

Memberships

  • International Coaching Federation
  • Conscious Capitalism
  • National Speakers Association
  • Women Speakers Association