Heather Berthoud

Adjunct Professorial Lecturer
Department of Public Administration and Policy

  • Additional Positions at AU

    Learning Community Facilitator
    Practicum Adviser
  • With over 25 years of experience as an OD practitioner, Heather Berthoud specializes in nonprofit and community change. Her firm, Berthoud Consulting (formerly Berthoud/Greene Consultants), is a well-known OD resource in the Washington, DC region and nationwide. A graduate of our MSOD program, Ms. Berthoud is a featured presenter at regional and national conferences in areas of diversity, change leadership, and strategy, and has authored numerous articles in practitioner journals. She has served the MSOD program as a Learning Community Facilitator, Practicum Advisor, Portfolio Reviewer, and most recently as a highly-rated instructor for the Introduction to Organization Development course and co-developer of the newly redesigned Use of Self in Professional Practice residency.
  • Degrees

    MS, American University, Organization Development
    BS, University of Pennsylvania, Biology


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Partnerships & Affiliations


  • Summer 2015

    • PUAD-649 Topics in Human Resource Mgmt: Use Of Self MSOD 71
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  • Spring 2016

    • PUAD-643 Use of Self in Prof Practice: Use of Self Prof Pract MSOD72
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