Tacy Byham, Ph.D. is Chief Executive Officer of Development Dimensions International (DDI). An expert in unique solutions to address talent management challenges, Tacy brings her experiences in assessment centers, 360s, development planning and customized leadership solutions to maximize growth for individuals across the leadership pipeline.
Tacy is an energetic and thought-provoking presenter at industry conferences and events including: the ATD International Conferences in 2014 and 2012; Conference Board events; SIOP; and the Annual International Congress on Assessment Center Methods. Tacy co-authored chapters in the ATD Leadership Handbook in 2014 and 2012 titled, “Managing from the Middle” and “Leadership Development Strategy.” Her new book, Your First Leadership Job, with co-author, Rich Wellins is now available. Tacy also received the national ASTD Dissertation Award in 2006.