Mary Lockhart



  • Mary brings 20+ years of leadership experience in healthcare and education to her role as a consultant and coach.
  • A Quality specialist, Mary has extensive experience leading system-wide initiatives focused on improving Service Excellence, Employee Engagement and Behavioral Health.
  • She invites leaders and teams to expand their self-awareness, unlock their potential and effectively clarify and achieve their goals.
  • Mary is passionate about coaching, collaboration, effective communication and making the “right thing easier to do”.


  • Leadership 
  • Service Excellence 
  • Health Education
  • Evaluation Research

Credentials, Education and Achievements:

  • Certified Professional Coach (College of Executive Coaching) 
  • Associate Certified Coach (ACC) (International Coach Federation) 
  • PhD in Community Health Education, University of Oregon
  • MS in Counseling Psychology, Oregon State University
  • Lean Leadership Certification, Portland State University 


  • President, Consultant and Coach, Mary Lockhart Consulting, LLC
  • Executive Coach, Thunderbird Leadership Consulting 
  • Coach/Consultant, HealthStream 
  • System Quality Program Manager, PeaceHealth 
  • Operations Manager, Health Education Services, Kaiser Permanente, Northwest Region