Libby Nicholson, PHR
HR Executive, Coach

HR Executive, Coach

Libby is passionate about creating strengths-based organizations to attract the best talent, retain top performers, and maximize everyone’s potential. She has over twenty years of experience as a leader, consultant, and talent coach in healthcare, education, and technology. Libby has started HR departments and helped them scale through various stages of growth and change management initiatives.

She is an outcome-focused coach who likes to help executives understand their goals for success and achieve them. She believes that data should help guide development conversations. Key areas of interest and experience for Libby include helping individuals and teams learn more about what they do best and casting talent to allow them to use their strengths regularly in their work.



Coaching individuals and teams, both internally and externally, since 2001

Certified as a strengths coach with The Gallup Organization and a Health and Life Coach with The Health Coach Institute

BA in Communications and Organizational Development

Certified Health and Life Coach, Health Coach Institute

Certified Strengths Coach, The Gallup Organization

Professional in Human Resources (PHR), Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM)

Active member of Northeast Area Human Resources Association (NEHRA) and SHRM



Libby resides in Boston, Massachusetts, where she enjoys traveling and spending time in nature with her English bulldog, Oscar.