larry-gardLarry Gard, Ph.D. is an affiliate of Gail Golden Consulting, LLC.  A consulting psychologist and executive coach, he heads Hamilton-Chase Consulting, a Chicago-based firm that develops leaders and organizations.  Larry has consulted with business professionals since 1991, helping executives, managers, and their companies overcome the all-too-human obstacles that impede performance and profitability.  He works with business leaders to capitalize on their strengths, turning managers into leaders and resolving unspoken barriers among team members.

Larry also helps firms refine their interview and selection processes so their hiring and promotion decisions are more accurate and objective. He has particular expertise regarding retirement and business succession.

Larry earned his bachelor’s degree in Psychology with honors from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.  His doctorate in clinical psychology is from Northwestern University Medical School.