Dabney Hailey

Founder + Principal
Hailey Group

After more than a decade as a curator and educator at Wellesley's Davis Museum and Brandeis's Rose Art Museum, Dabney took a leap into the business world, pioneering the application of Visual Thinking Strategies to advance innovation, team communication, and leadership development. Her consultancy serves a range of organizations, from small companies and nonprofits to Fortune 500s in financial services, retail, IT, design, and more. She also works in higher education and healthcare, offering leadership trainings for acclaimed executive education programs and serving as co-director of the Harvard Medical School course, Training the Eye.

Dabney has an MA from Northwestern University and a BA from Hendrix College. She is deeply motivated by the transformative possibilities of art experiences—particularly when we look and think together—to help us relate to one another and tackle our toughest challenges.

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