Lynn Schmidt, PhD, has 26 years of experience as a talent management and organization development leader in large corporations. Currently, she is a talent management leader at Group Health Cooperative and has responsibility for succession management, leadership development, coaching, leader onboarding, and performance management. Lynn has received her certification in ROI evaluation, served as the chairperson of the ASTD ROI Network Advisory Committee for two years, and was a recipient of the ROI Practitioner of the Year Award.
Lynn has also received her ACC coaching credential from the International Coaching Federation (ICF) and is currently the director of sponsorship on the ICF Washington State chapter board of directors. Lynn was awarded the Talent Leadership Award at the 2012 World HRD Congress and the Global HR Excellence Awards in Mumbai, India. Lynn is editor of Implementing Training Scorecards (ASTD) and co-author of The Leadership Scorecard (Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann). Most recently, she is co-author of Integrated Talent Management Scorecards (ASTD), available in September 2013.