Lois Zachary

Lois Zachary


Lois Zachary is an internationally recognized expert on mentoring and has been cited as “one of the top 100 minds in leadership” today. Her book, The Mentor’s Guide, has become the primary resource for organizations and mentors seeking to deepen their mentoring practice. Her most recent book, Starting Strong: A Mentoring Fable, describes what a great mentoring relationship from the inside. With Creating a Mentoring Culture, The Mentee’s Guide, five Mentoring Excellence Pocket Toolkits and over 100 published articles, Dr. Zachary has created a comprehensive set of resources for promoting mentoring excellence. She has been featured and quoted in New York Times, Forbes, Fast Company, Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Inc. Magazine and T&D among others.
Dr. Zachary is president of Leadership Development Services, LLC, a consulting firm that specializes in leadership and mentoring. She works with Fortune 500 companies, government organizations and educational institutions.