Testimonials: Learning, Performance, and Organizational Development
Maril is a highly motivated world-class leader who works effectively, both independently and in a collaborative work environment. Her cultural sensitivity, coupled with her technical acumen and communication skills, resulted in a distinguished record of creating several scalable programs that support Google's culture of innovation and performance. She will be an asset to any dynamic, progressive organization.
— Ivan Ernest, Head of Global HR - Engineering & Operations, Google
Maril is a person with a deep understanding of the leadership challenges that bright people face. Her vision, her professionalism and her high integrity has made her a tremendous contributor at Google. She has single-handedly taken the initiative to put in place an innovative senior level coaching process that has been well ahead of its promise. She is not just a respected visionary, she is simply a wonderful person.
— Hervé Da Costa, Leadership Coach
Maril is one of the most talented and conscientious colleagues I have ever worked with. Maril cares about getting the job right and will go to whatever lengths necessary to ensure that happens. Maril can do anything!....she led multiple initiatives at Scout OnDemand, including product management, user documentation, and the partner network. Maril would be an invaluable asset to any early-stage company.
— Neil Mehta, VP, Engineering, Scout OnDemand
Maril is fantastic...smart, caring and creative. She did such a great job finding coaches for the program at Google. Her professionalism is unsurpassed and would be a total asset to anybody or company that needed her skills. Maril's dedication to quality made me proud to be a part of her team.
— Maureen Taylor, President, SNP Communications
Maril is an amazing leader with insight, brilliance and focus on good strategy. I have had the pleasure of working with her in the development of a coaching organization with Google. She helps others think outside the box and is a beacon for potential paradigm shifts. She's a great colleague.
— Wendy Hanson, President, Corley Hanson Associates
I had the pleasure...of working with Maril to plan and facilitate the first Training Summit at Google. In this role she brought great leadership and clarity to this team. She is a gifted and inspiring leader who cares deeply about people.
— Will Corley, Owner, Corley Hanson Associates
Maril is a pleasure to work with. She has clear ideas and moves them to reality. She is inspiring and visionary!
— Greg Gillis, President, G2i
Maril is creative and entrepreneurial -- makes important and useful things happen in the midst of change, with presence, care, and attention to detail.
— Marc Lesser, CEO, ZBA Associates
Maril's leadership approach is a rare and valuable combination of technical/business expertise and the ability to deeply question the status quo and envision different futures.
— Terrie Lupberger, Principal, Terrie Lupberger & Associates (worked with Maril at Scout OnDemand)
Maril has an extraordinarily broad and balanced skill set. She adds tremendous value in settings requiring creative thinking and she has a great knack for asking the right question at the right time. She also possesses a keen attention to detail, presents her ideas logically and brings order to complex issues. What sets Maril apart is her dedication and sense of follow-through. Maril takes her commitments very seriously and will do whatever it takes to get things done. She can be counted on to deliver at all times with no exceptions. In short, Maril was a terrific colleague and I’d welcome the opportunity to work with her again.
— Marc Levine, Ph.D., Co-Founder/EVP, Customer Success, Scout OnDemand