Sessions previously presented

Leadership: The Most Creative of the Arts

The Joy of the Principalship: Find Your Voice and Carry the Torch

Rethinking the Principalship: Bold Actions for Changing Times

Curriculum Designs: Learning, Thinking, Creating

Debunking the Myths about Change: Understanding Transitions

Transforning Feedback in the Evaluation Process: The Art of Essential Questions

What's My Style: Understanding Workplace Behavior and Performance

Highly Effective Teams: The Gateway to Peak Performance

Learning for the Next Generation: What Works?

Design Effective Teacher Induction Programs 

Hooray for Diffendoofer Day: What Really Matters in Education?

Michael Chirichello is an engaging, exciting, and inspiring presenter. His workshops are customized to meet your organization's needs. 


Thank you for your investment in me and in our cohort over the last two years. The program that you have constructed and led brought together the strengths, experience, and mentorship of the learning associates in an elegant fashion, allowing each of us to function as both teachers and students. I am grateful for the vision you have carried for the program and the impact of its implementation on my personal and professional life. I look forward to continued collaboration through presentations and other opportunities.      

Superintendent, KY

Some people have a rare charm about them, with which they can touch and enrich the lives of those who come into contact with them. Professor Michael Chirichello is one such, who is endowed with a wonderful gift of communication, a vibrant sense of humor, a genuine concern for others, and to top it all, an in-depth knowledge of his area of specialization – Educational Leadership. 

                        Mathew Ninan, Director

Little Rock Indian School, India

leadership matters LLC

Michael Chirichello, Ed.D. specializes in professional learning that will re-energize leaders and enhance leadership capacity, strengthen leadership in your organization, understand how to make transitions that last, and develop high performing teams that make a difference.


             for your business

- cross-cultural professional development that will improve your workplace and the performance of your employees

- discover how your organization can become a high performing team in a collaborative environment

             for Your school or district

- developing leadership capacity and team building through board/administrator retreats

- expert in assisting your district to create powerful curriculum designs through concepts and connections that support state standards

- assist you in developing and strengthening performance appraisal systems for both principals and teachers based on your state's framework

- provide you with an opportunity to develop powerful coaching and induction programs for principals, mentors, and novice teachers  

Leadership Matters LLC