Meet the MDA Leadership Team

MDA Leadership’s team of experts have diverse backgrounds, education and real-world experiences — and most of all a passion for developing great leadership. We have built a firm that is highly respected by clients and peers for a unique blend of practical business, industrial/organizational psychology, human resources and leadership knowledge that combine to help leaders deliver better results.

  • Sandra Davis
    Chair and Founder

    Helping boards navigate succession planning, and developing CEO candidates

  • Scott E. Nelson
    Chief Executive Officer

    Helping organizations build and leverage their talent acumen

  • Kevin Louiselle
    Executive Vice President of Talent Strategy and Assessment/Partner

    Designing and delivering custom people-development solutions

  • LexAnn Steffens
    SVP of Operations and HR

    Being an effective strategic business partner

  • Jeff Stoner
    SVP of Leadership Development and Coaching Services

    Developing great leaders that build great organizations and communities

  • Sharon Sackett
    SVP of CEO and Board Services and Global Assessment

    Identifying and developing high potential leaders

  • Jennifer Donahue
    Vice President of Marketing

    Leading MDA’s brand, marketing communications and business development

  • Jim Laughlin
    Vice President of Consulting, Northeast Region

    Extending MDA's presence further into the Northeastern United States

  • Sean Allen
    Vice President of Consulting, Western Region

    Working with senior leaders to achieve strategic priorities and drive business results