Jodi Knox

Action Dialogue Associates

+1 (888) 237.5634

Jodi Knox is CEO and Founder of Action Dialogue Associates based in New York City.  She serves as an international leadership development consultant, executive coach and management communications facilitator.

With 23 years of industry management and consulting experience, Dr. Knox identifies personal development issues related to business challenges and guides leaders using a practical coaching approach for significant growth and successful teamwork. Jodi specializes in leadership development, executive coaching for behavioral change and seamless communications.

She combines skills for creating dialogue within groups to move people to action by building individual commitment for personal and business change. Jodi particularly excels at helping women in leadership positions reach the next level by guiding a diagnosis of The Six Factors™ that often undermine their position and detract from leadership performance.

Dr. Knox has consulted in multiple industries to a variety of Fortune 500 companies and non-profit organizations. She has conducted practical research with Fortune 50 companies on global leadership programs to measure ROI and to leverage facilitation outcomes. Jodi regularly delivers team workshops and training in leadership development, building managers as coaches, and facilitating dialogue/communications for results.


Jodi earned a Ph.D. and an M.S. degree in Organizational Psychology from the California School of Professional Psychology (Los Angeles) and a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the Florida Institute of Technology.



Learn Like a Leader

Learning Journeys: Top Management Experts Share Hard-Earned Lessons on Becoming Great Mentors and Leaders

Action Dialogue: Developing Leadership Effectiveness at the Individual and Organization Levels through Action Learning

Contributing Author

“Be a Skilled Communicator”, Change Champions Field Guide

“Resilience: From Perfectionism to Willingness”, Taking the Stage: Breakthrough Stories from Women Leaders

“Global Leadership Development, Action Learning & 360 Feedback: A Case Study”, Best Practices in Human Resources Development

“Leading Dialogue Processes to Build Commitment and Reach Shared Understanding”, Best Practices Leadership Champions

Partial Client List

  • Agilent Technologies
  • Allstate
  • Aventis Pharmaceuticals
  • Bayer
  • BNY Mellon
  • Boehringer
  • Deloitte Consulting Group
  • General Motors
  • Godiva Chocolatier Inc.
  • International Flavors and Fragrances
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Jones New York/Nine West Group
  • KPM
  • Marsh MMC Company
  • McNeil Consumer Products
  • The Mony Group
  • Nationwide
  • Novartis
  • Raytheon
  • UBS

Some of Jodi’s non-profit pro-bono work has benefited The Institute for Music and Neurological Functioning, Pathways to Housing, The Sycamores and The California School of Professional Psychology.


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