Maria Keckler

Maria Keckler

Executive Consultant | Communication, Leadership, Strategy

Maria Keckler has dedicated herself to helping leaders and teams communicate with clarity and impact for almost 20 years. A skilled communicator and trusted advisor to executive leaders across the United States, Mexico, and Europe, she is highly esteemed for her ability to offer strategic and practical solutions grounded in research and experience. Maria has a knack for capturing executive voice and transforming communication barriers into opportunities for productive dialogue and collaboration.

She is the author of Bridge Builders: How Superb Communicators Get What They Want in Business and in Life and the creator of The Bridge Builder Way leadership and communication model.

Maria received her B.A. and M.A. in English, with concentrations in applied linguistics and technical communication, from California Polytechnic State University. She is currently pursuing a Joint Ph.D. in Education and Global Diplomacy from San Diego State University and Claremont Graduate University. Her research interests include Inclusive Excellence, Global Diplomacy, and Cultural Humility.

In her spare time, Maria enjoys spending time with family, traveling, listening to people’s stories, and capturing the world’s beauty as an amateur photographer.