Delia O’Connor

Client Summary (partial list)

  • CHS
  • Bridgestone North America
  • Genesco
  • Discover
  • AIG
  • Louisiana Pacific
  • Fifth Third
  • Brown Forman
  • CAT Financial
  • Carrier
  • Mednax
  • Allegion
  • HCSC of BlueCross BlueShield

Education and Credentials

  • MA, Organizational Psychology, William James College, Boston MA
  • BA, Psychology and Education, Christian Brothers University, Memphis TN
  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC) International Coaching Federation
  • Coach’s Training (CPCC) at The Coaches Training Institute
  • Additional executive coaching training through the College for Executive Coaching, and Accelerating Coaching Excellence (ACE)


  • Division Head, Capital Markets, AmSouth Bank (currently Regions Bank)
  • SVP, Institutional Fixed Income Division, AmSouth Bank Investment Services
  • SVP, Retail National Sales Manager, AmSouth Bank Investment Services
  • SVP, Regional Sales Manager, AmSouth Bank Investment Services
  • VP, First Horizon Bank (formerly First Tennessee Bank) Investment Services


  • Hogan Leadership Forecast Series
  • Hogan Advanced Interpretation Certification
  • Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)
  • Emotional Intelligence (EQi2.0)
  • Authorized Partner and Certified Facilitator for Everything DiSC ®
  • The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team™ Accredited Facilitator
  • Cylient Coaching in the Moment Facilitator
  • Barrett Center Cultural Transformational Tools Certified Consultant
  • FINRA (Financial Industry Regulatory Authority) Series 6, 65/66, 7, 24, 53 (inactive)

Coaching Philosophy

Leadership development is essentially about increasing self-awareness.  Since every individual and organization is unique, the pathway for successful leadership in any given situation or organization is highly individualized.  Delia supports her clients in seeing the environmental and organizational challenges more clearly, so that when coupled with heightened self-awareness, leaders create fresh perspectives and new choices which improves navigating the complexity of today’s environment.

Community Activities and Personal Interests

In her free time Delia attends live music venues throughout Nashville; Hiking locally and in the Smoky Mountains; Yoga; Traveling; and Cooking with her husband.  Delia spends time with friends, family and also supports several local non-profits based in Nashville, TN.