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Cynthia Alt
Adjunct Professor of Clinical Management Communication

USC Marshall School of Business
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0808

PhD, MA, California School of Professional Psychology; BA, San Diego State University


Dr. Cynthia Alt has over 25 years of experience consulting in the areas of organizational and leadership development. Her expertise resides in her ability to align individual and organizational goals in order to maximize productivity and obtain desired results.  Dr. Alt's approach focuses on partnering with clients as they work together to achieve goals.  She has extensive experience helping clients improve communication on a personal and organizational perspective.  Past research focused on encouraging team creativity, profit sharing in organizations, and identifying factors leading to employee engagement and performance.  Dr. Alt has been teaching for the CMC since 2014.