Principal Consultant

Renata Hodges is a Principal Consultant for Korn Ferry Leadership and Talent Consulting based in the Firm's San Francisco office.

Ms. Hodges has more than twelve years' experience in assessment, coaching, change management, and talent management consulting. She has worked with clients in the consumer goods and services, energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, retail, and technology products and services industries.

As a coach, Ms. Hodges works collaboratively with high-potential and senior executives to raise the bar on their leadership effectiveness and successfully transition into the next level. Her areas of expertise include influence and impact, interpersonal skills, coaching and engaging others, driving execution, and anger and stress management. She takes a direct, motivating approach that focuses on behavior change and realized results.

Prior to joining the Firm, Ms. Hodges was a Senior Consultant for PDI Ninth House, now a Korn Ferry company. Her professional history includes serving in the roles of change leadership manager, McKesson Corporation; senior consultant, Deloitte Consulting; and consultant, Accenture.

She is certified as a coach by the International Coach Federation.

Ms. Hodges earned her doctoral degree in clinical psychology from Duke University and her bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of California, Berkeley.