Val McLeod is an author, international speaker, trainer, certified facilitator retreat and seminar leader. She is also the Founder and Chief Facilitator of Conversations with V! – a relationship management Training and Development Consultant Services firm.
In her quarter century career as a clinical therapist, behavioral manager, certified expert witness and professional speaker, she has inspired change and growth for individual and organizational clients. Val is one of the few certified Level 2 Kingian facilitators in the United States. She's also certified in communication skills, conflict reconciliation and cognitive life skills management. As a human relations source expert, she regularly contributes to a variety of print and online publications.
Also known as V!, Val conducts leadership/management seminars, team building and staff development training sessions for professional, faith-based and general audiences throughout the United States, the Caribbean and Europe. Known as a strategic optimist, Val believes in promoting the potential of everyone she encounters.
A native of Miami, Florida, she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Texas Tech University and Masters Certificates in Strategic Organizational Leadership and Essentials of Project Management from Villanova University.