SRS Presenter Bio

M.J. Tocci

M.J. Tocci

M.J. Tocci was the co-founder and served as the first Director of the Carnegie Mellon Heinz Negotiation Academy. She was the winner of the 2011 ATHENA women's leadership award, the President of Fulcrum Advisors, and a principal in Trial Run Inc. She was an award-winning prosecutor and a teacher of trial advocacy, communication, negotiation and leadership skills for more than 20 years. Ms. Tocci designed and taught in women's leadership programs nationwide. As an attorney, consultant, coach, and trainer, she guided women at all levels to recognize and refine their leadership skills and helped corporations, educators and law firms create environments that leverage those skills effectively. M.J. died in February 2014, far too soon.