Korn Ferry
Sandra O’Connor

Sandra O’Connor

Senior Client Partner


Ms. O’Connor provides consulting services to global 1,000 organizations in the financial services, insurance, retail, medical devices and manufacturing industries. Her expertise includes the design and implementation of fully integrated talent management systems, namely large-scale succession planning and high potential identification and development programs. She also manages worldwide development teams crafting cutting-edge strategic performance models as well as global leadership development and executive coaching programs.

With Ms. O’Connor’s combined experience as a Consulting Psychologist, Office Managing Director and Account Executive, she is able to build targeted technical solutions, in partnership with her clients, that serve them best.

Prior to working at Korn Ferry via PDI Ninth House for almost twenty years, Ms. O’Connor was an HR generalist at BellSouth (now AT&T) and an HR intern at Dow Chemical.

Ms. O’Connor maintains local and national affiliations in the fields of Industrial and Organizational Psychology as well as Human Resources.
Ms. O’Connor is currently on the board of the Women’s Lunch Place, a non-profit organization that serves as a day shelter to the homeless women of Boston.

Ms. O’Connor received her doctorate and her master’s degrees in industrial and organizational psychology from Central Michigan University. Ms. O’Connor received her bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Maine.