Monique Tallon is the CEO of Highest Path Consulting, a global executive coaching & leadership training company, and author of the new book, Leading Gracefully: A Woman’s Guide to Confident, Authentic and Effective Leadership. Ms. Tallon is passionate about developing 21st century leaders and teams within organizations and combines her 10 years in corporate settings in Silicon Valley along with her leadership and coach training to build sustainable, inclusive and innovative work environments. Clients include Microsoft, Deloitte, UBM, Rabobank, Walmart, Farmer’s Insurance, Celgene, Dundee Precious Metals, and Compass Minerals among others.
She is a keynote speaker and facilitator focused on topics related to women’s advancement in leadership and closing the gender gap and has most recently spoken at the Microsoft Global Women’s Conference and the Watermark Leadership Conference for Women. In 2013, she founded and launched the Women & Power Leadership Forum, bringing together 50 women leaders in Silicon Valley for a day of deep dialogue discussing themes central to women’s leadership.
Ms. Tallon is a writer for the Huffington Post on topics related to women in leadership and enjoys speaking and presenting on topics related to Diversity & Inclusion, Gender Balance, and Leadership.