Kelly Huang, Co-Chair of Boardroom Ready Program, Women in Bio

Kelly Huang, Co-Chair of Boardroom Ready Program, Women in Bio

Kelly Huang, Co-Chair of Boardroom Ready Program, Women in Bio

Kelly is a corporate learning facilitator and executive onboarding coach (coachkellyhuang.com). She has over 20 years of teaching, marketing, and management consulting experience, with an inclusive coaching style that has led to career transformation insights for leaders. Kelly’s coaching clients have benefitted from her EQ based approach to build trust with their team and key stakeholders. As the co-chair of Executive Women in Bio’s Boardroom Ready program, she has been working on getting female life science executives onto public and private company boards.

Executive Women in Bio (https://www.womeninbio.org/page/Executives) is a part of women in BIO that is serving women in the executive level and working on championing greater diversity in the C-suite as well as the boardroom. EWIB programming includes professional development webinars and networking events such as the JP Morgan lunch and the June BIO breakfast.

Boardroom Ready is now in its 5th year, and we have 101 women participating and about half of them are already serving on boards: https://www.womeninbio.org/page/BoardroomReady. Our cohort meets annually and a portion of the certification program is done through George Washington University’s board training program.