Mitchell E. Kusy, PhD


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Professor, Graduate School of Leadership and Change
Antioch University


Mitchell Kusy is a professor in the Graduate School of Leadership and Change at Antioch University in Minneapolis. A 2005 Fulbright scholar in organization development, Dr. Kusy has served as a consultant and keynote speaker for hundreds of organizations, both nationally and internationally. He helps create work cultures of respectful engagement that impact individual, team and bottom line performance. Previously, Dr. Kusy headed leadership and organization development at HealthPartners and American Express. His latest book is Why I Don't Work Here Anymore: A Leader’s Guide to Offset the Financial and Emotional Costs of Toxic Employees. He has co-authored five books on leadership and dozens of articles related to healthcare leadership.
Dr. Kusy serves as faculty for the following ACHE seminars:
  • Toxic Behaviors in Healthcare: How Everyday Civility Increases Patient Safety and Team Performance