Author Profile

De'Onn Griffin

De'Onn Griffin

VP, Team Manager

6 years at Gartner,  6 years' experience

Location:  NC USA  |  Language(s):  English

Roles and Responsibilities

Deonn Griffin is a Research Director with Gartner's CIO Research group that creates actionable and applicable research focused on leadership and learning development. This includes exploring concepts related to team development, management and leadership skills development and self and team motivation. Ms. Griffin brings with her an expertise in establishing corporate universities and leading learning functions that serve technical and nontechnical functions.


Previous Experience

Learning Development and Management Account and Sales Management Sales Training Delivery Military/Government

Professional Background

  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel, Global Learning Leader, 5 years
  • General Motors, District Sales Manager, 5 years
  • Volkswagen of America, Sales Training and Business Strategist, 4 years


  • B.S., Marketing and Merchandising
  • M.B.A., Business Management
  • Ph.D., Education