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Janet Ioli

Senior Adjunct Professorial Lecture
Department of Public Administration and Policy

  • Janet Ioli is president of The Mana Group LLC, a company providing leadership and organizational development services. Janet is an executive coach, leadership and organizational development consultant, and an engaging speaker and workshop leader. Her experience helping people become better leaders and navigate through change spans more than 25 years. She has designed and led myriad executive leadership programs, provided one-on-one or group coaching, created strategies and processes to improve organizational effectiveness, and led human resources and leadership development and talent management functions in Fortune 200 companies. With her extensive experience working with executives and as a senior human resources leader in different industries, Janet has first-hand knowledge of the realities, situations, and complexities executives face.

    Janet is an adjunct faculty member and executive coach at American University’s School of Public Affairs. She teaches leadership courses and provides coaching in the Key Executive Leadership Program for government executives working in federal agencies.

    Janet holds dual Master’s degrees in Business and Public Administration and has completed coursework towards a PhD in Adult Learning & Human Development. She has earned a host of professional certifications and has participated in various certificate and training programs for coaching, organizational development, training design, facilitation, 360 feedback, emotional intelligence, FIRO-B, and the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator. She is certified by the International Coaching Federation and has years of ongoing coach training, including an advanced executive coaching certificate for experienced, certified executive coaches at the University of Maryland’s Smith School of Business.



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