Michelle Stronz

Talent Optimization Advisor

Venturer

Dr. Michelle M. Stronz is managing director of Formata, a leadership and strategy consultancy where she advises C-Suite leaders on building exceptional teams, creating value and delivering sustainable impact to all stakeholders.

A former CEO and now advisor to other CEO’s, Michelle brings “on the ground” global experience in industry, education, and the non-profit sector. Her experience ranges from manager of public affairs in the corporate headquarters for one of the world's largest paper companies to CEO of a regional, shareholder-held industrial development corporation and managing partner of a global consulting firm. At the heart of her leadership practice, Michelle works with leaders to align values with results.

Michelle holds a doctorate from Columbia University in organizational effectiveness and leadership, Masters Public Affairs in foreign policy & international development from the University of Washington, and Bachelor’s of Science in journalism from Ohio University.