Among the most seasoned strategists in the industry, our partners work hand-in-hand with clients on a daily basis to provide expert guidance and solve their most pressing problems. Toffler Associates’ leaders also work collaboratively with colleagues across the firm, applying and refining our trademark processes to expand their knowledge and hone professional skills.
The Toffler Associates team is headed by Deborah Westphal who has served as our managing partner since 2007.
Westphal advises senior executives in the public and private sectors on strategy, growth and innovation. Using Toffler Associates’ unique approach to strategy consulting, she helps those organizations understand the drivers changing their industry and the world and identify the best course of action to create enduring success.
While she has a focused specialty in the aerospace industry, Westphal also has expertise in the materials, technology, transportation, security, telecommunications and electronics sectors. Westphal served as a civilian in the U.S. Air Force for 13 years.
Westphal earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of New Mexico and a master’s degree in business administration from Webster University. In addition, she has completed executive education coursework at Harvard Business School.