Marissa Afton

Marissa is a Partner and the head of Global Accounts. She is a driving force behind leadership development and change initiatives at multinational companies. She helps leaders and organizations unlock their potential to create cultural excellence and superior performance, resilience, and innovation. A mindfulness practitioner for over 25 years, Marissa is recognized for her breadth of knowledge and deep experience in transforming organizations by transforming the mind. She is a sought-after speaker at leading HR and leadership conferences about the impact of mind training on high-performance cultures, as well as the mental qualities of excellent leaders. She has worked with leading companies, including Bloomberg, Cisco, Eli Lilly, LVMH, Medtronic, Pfizer, White & Case, Varian, and Verizon Media. 

Select Speaking Engagements

SHRM 2021 Annual Conference & Exposition

Turn Off Worry, Turn On Resilience

Sep 2021
ADT International Conference & Exposition

Develop Mental Agility to Survive and Thrive in Turbulent Times

Aug 2021
Cisco Employee Health & Fitness Days

Discover the Mental Strategy of Balance

May 2021
Mailchimp

Unlocking Leadership

May 2021
Bloomberg Transformational Leadership Program

Mindful Leadership

Apr 2021
Cisco

Cultivating Wellbeing in Challenging Times

Mar 2021
White & Case Global Wellbeing Event

From Coping to Thriving

Nov 2020