Patricia Kennedy


Kennedy Spencer

Patty McDonough Kennedy is the CEO of Kennedy Spencer, A NYC-based change and communication consultancy and Founder of Speakwell a public speaking program for students. She has lived and worked in the US, Europe, and Africa and helped C-level leaders, global and emerging organizations all over the world improve communication to change, build thriving teams, and measurably double growth.

In 2018, she was named “Female Disruptor,” by Thrive Global for pioneering a study with business leaders and neuroscientists around the impact of change and communication on our brains and what we need to thrive. Author of The Connection Mindset, she has worked with UBS, Coldwell Banker, the Cooley Group and educational institutions all over the world, and appeared in Entrepreneur, Forbes, and The Wall Street Journal.