Tough Talks Book Series

Jean Palmer Heck biography

Jean Palmer Heck has 30 + years in high visibility positions, including 14 years coaching executives at major corporations around the world.  Heck has spoken to tens of thousands of people and trains all levels of management, from CEO’s to new supervisors.  She has worked with clients from 33 countries.

Background which includes:

  • TV Anchor
  • Spokesperson for Eli Lilly & Company
  • International Communications Advisor

Author of:

Community & professional association leadership roles with:

  • National Speakers Association (Past President of the Indiana Chapter)
  • United Way of Central Indiana Tocqueville Council
  • Mental Health Association
  • Boys & Girls Clubs of Indianapolis
  • Women in Communication
  • Zionsville Presbyterian Church

Executive Coach for:

  • Verizon
  • Target
  • Arthur Andersen
  • Lumina Foundation
  • Center for Extraordinary Execution

Professional Speaker at:

  • Institute for Internal Auditors
  • Praxair
  • American Legion Auxiliary
  • Eli Lilly & Company
  • GTE
  • International cancer research conference