About Us

Kathy Ball-Toncic is a corporate and leadership coach, specializing in women’s leadership development. In 2006, she founded the two.six.two group, a leadership coaching and consulting firm. Kathy leverages her own experience in the corporate world to motivate and inspire other leaders. She has collaborated with CEO’s, managers, directors, and individual contributors, both men and women, from many diverse companies including corporations such as Omgeo (a Thomson Financial/DTCC company), NYFIX, Novartis, Raytheon, ING, and Babson University. Kathy is the former director and current faculty member of the Graduate Program in Executive Coaching at Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology in Boston (www.mspp.edu).  Kathy is an adjunct faculty member at the Swiss School of Management in Rome where she teaches leadership to MBA students from around the world.

During her career Kathy has held senior management positions in sales, marketing, business development and relationship management. Kathy has worked for start-up companies, major corporations and nonprofit organizations. She has managed large global teams in many of her roles and has built world-class service organizations.

Kathy’s experience also includes owning and operating her own catering company where she honed her entrepreneurial skills. As an avid marathon runner, Kathy has a unique philosophy around the disciplines of marathoning as they relate to leadership. Her diverse experience combined with her energy, passion, and enthusiasm serve to inspire others to become extraordinary leaders.

Kathy’s facilitation experience encompasses leadership workshops and courses at several financial services institutions and global pharmaceutical corporations, at Mass School of Professional Psychology, and for other diverse groups such as counselors at summer camps and women survivors of abusive relationships. She is the founder of a women’s network at a major financial services company and sits on the board for an executive coaching school and several non-profit organizations. She has completed the coaching curriculum at The Coaches Training Institute and is a Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst (CPBA) who is qualified to use DISC and 360 evaluations as well as additional assessment instruments. Kathy is a “Woman of the Year” nominee for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society and has personally raised nearly $100,000 for charity while training for and running marathons.

In September 2010, Kathy took off for a year in Rome – to learn first-hand about Italy’s “dolce far niente.” Practicing what she preaches, Kathy performed in The End is Nigh, the second part of a trilogy of monologues, written and performed by local artists in Rome on the theme of ‘endings.’  To see Kathy’s performance click on the link to the right under blog roll.

Interview with Kathy