Colette Colclough

Meals on Wheels Board of Directors

Colette Colclough

Colette Colclough (“coke-lee”) joined Maryland Public Television as vice president and head of its human resources unit in 2011, bringing to her position more 20 years’ experience in training, human resources, payroll, management and recruitment.

Prior to her MPT appointment, Mrs. Colclough worked at Maryland’s Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
where she most recently had served as the director of human resources. Earlier she was a human resources consultant for
Odoi Associates, Inc., a Greenbelt, Maryland-based building management services provider. Still earlier, Mrs. Colclough served for six years as human resources director at WJLA-TV, Arlington, VA, and as manager of human resources at W*USA-TV, Washington, D.C., for eight years.

At the former station she played a role in the expansion of WJLA and NewsChannel 8 with the start-up of the Politico, a politically based journalism organization that distributes its content via the internet, newspaper, television, and radio.

Mrs. Colclough earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Georgetown University. She holds
the Senior Certification Professional (SCP) designation from
the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and
the International Professional Management Association (IPMA).

In addition, Ms. Colclough is a board member with Meals on Wheels of Central Maryland and Marian House, a Baltimore-based organization which provides rehabilitation services and housing to homeless women. She is a certified leadership coach and trainer in DiSC, a committee member of the International Coach Federation Maryland Charter Chapter, and volunteers her time with several youth groups. Mrs. Colclough resides in Owings Mills,
Maryland, with her husband, Kerry, and son, Isaiah.