Maria Chilcote

Managing Partner | Certified Master Facilitator

Maria Chilcote has been a consultant, trainer and designer for 30 years specializing in performance consulting and management development.

Maria has had extensive training in effective presentation techniques, facilitation skills, instructional design, management development, performance consulting, performance management, and strategic planning. In her last in-house corporate job, Maria held the position of Assistant Vice President of Training and Communication for a six billion-dollar retailer where she was an invaluable player in effectively implementing a cultural change.

Maria has worked as a Master Instructor with The Training Clinic for over sixteen years. She is a very engaging trainer in the classroom, modeling the skills she teaches and blending examples from her breadth of corporate experience with just the right amount of humor!

Maria is a recipient of the Los Angeles YWCA Women Business Leaders of the Year Award. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Penn State University where she completed post-graduate work in the area of organizational communication. Maria has also served as an adjunct professor for George Mason University where she taught courses in interpersonal and business communication.

As Managing Partner and Master Senior Instructor for The Training Clinic, Maria brings expertise from a variety of both private and public industries including:

  • SAIC
  • FEMA
  • FBI
  • DOE
  • The Limited Stores
  • U.S. Inspect
  • Old Navy Stores
  • Costco
  • BorgWarner
  • International Finance Corporation
  • U.S. Patent & Trademark Office
  • Sunglass Hut & Watch Station
  • National Association of Music Merchants
  • SAIC
  • Carter Hawley Hale Stores
  • Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines
  • Long Island Savings Bank
  • Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation

Education: BS & post graduate work, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Conference Presentations: ASTD, Training Magazine, NAMM, DOD’s CTR Training Week

Certifications: PulsePoint®, Various MOHR Development programs,Zig- Ziglar Motivational Trainer

Affiliations – Past or Current: ASTD, USWCC

Years of Experience: 30

The Training Clinic, a California Corporation
1510 Catalina Avenue | Seal Beach, CA 90740
Contact Maria for client services or a no-cost, no-obligation proposal
Voice direct: 703-690-8076
Voice: 562-430-2484 or 800-937-4698,