Korn Ferry
Teraesa Vinson

Teraesa Vinson

Director, Talent Assessment

Los Angeles

Ms. Vinson is responsible for marketing, administration, interpretation, and training related to Korn Ferry's proprietary assessment tools, as well as developing job and culture profiles used to benchmark executive candidates. She is also instrumental in providing quality control for assessment-related projects in leadership development and executive recruitment. Additionally, Ms. Vinson is an integral part of the Global Sports Practice.

As a licensed psychologist, Ms. Vinson brings substantial psychological training and experience to her role, with more than 15 years in assessment practice, consultation, and supervision within academic, medical, forensic and social service settings.

Prior to joining Korn Ferry, she was a clinical professor at Teachers College, Columbia University. There, Ms. Vinson's primary focus involved training in the selection, administration, and interpretation of assessment instruments at the graduate level. She also previously held academic positions at the University of Florida and City University of New York.

Ms. Vinson earned a doctor of philosophy and master of science in counseling psychology from the University of Florida and a bachelor of arts in psychology from Spelman College in Atlanta, Georgia.