Peggy G. Hutcheson, president of The Odyssey Group, works with organizations in business, government, and the not-for-profit sector to build sustainable human capital systems and processes. Her career development, leadership, and coaching programs have been implemented globally. Dr. Hutcheson has published numerous articles, co-authored two books, and is a contributing author to the
Handbook of Human Resource Development and the
Pfeiffer Annual. Her program to train managers in coaching skills, Coaching in Business, was recognized by
Human Resource Executive as one of the top ten new training programs. Peggy has served on the national Board of Directors for ATD and has been president of the Greater Atlanta ATD twice. She served on the executive committee of national ATD's Career Development Professional Practice Area. National awards she has received from ATD include the Walter Story Leadership Award and the Torch Award. In addition to her ATD volunteer work, she is active in the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), where she serves as chairman of IEEE-USA's Employment and Career Services Committee and is on the Innovation Institute Steering Committee.