Ancella Livers, PhD

Ancella Livers
Ancella Livers is the senior faculty member on the Design and Delivery team at the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL), working with clients on gaining clarity around their leadership needs and creating dynamic solutions to meet those needs. While most of her clients have been in Fortune 500 companies, Livers has also worked with government agencies and nonprofits. For 12 years, Livers worked at CCL where she held a number of leadership roles including global director of open enrollment programs, global program manager of CCL’s flagship offering the Leadership Development Program and program manager of several other programs including the Foundations of Leadership, the African-American program, and the Women’s Leadership program. She has deep expertise on diversity issues, particularly those focusing on African Americans and women. For a time, Livers joined the Executive Leadership Council where she served as executive director of the Institute for Leadership Development and Research. Livers earned her BS in Mass Communications from Hampton Institute, her MS in Journalism from Northwestern University, and her MA and PhD in History from Carnegie Mellon University.