Our Team

Margaret Verble, Ed.D.

Margaret Verble, Ed.D., is a successful business woman and novelist. Her consulting work in organ donation has taken her to most states and to several foreign countries. Her first novel, Maud’s Line, was a Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, and her second novel, Cherokee America, was a New York Times Notable Book of the Year and winner of the Spur Award for Best Western.

At the moment, because of the pandemic, Margaret is unable to travel to work. But she is looking forward to the publication of a new research paper on DCD donation and to the publication of a new novel, due out in the fall of 2021.

Judy Worth, M.A.

Judy Worth, M.A., has officially retired. She’s happy about that, but occasionally gets dragged into work she finds important and interesting.


David Verble, M.S.

David Verble, M.S., has been a performance improvement consultant and executive coach since 2000. Prior to that, he worked for North American Toyota for fourteen years, first as an internal change agent and later as the Manager of Human Resource Development. He has also been on the workshop faculty of the Lean Enterprise Institute in Boston for six years and has recently become a faculty member of the Lean Management Institute of India. David has worked with clients in manufacturing, healthcare, service, finance and higher education in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.  His training and experience have focused on performance improvement, Lean systems and tools, facilitation of strategic thinking and problem solving, coaching, delivery of instructional and organizational development interventions. David is a founding member of the Lean Transformation Group, which provides lean implementation support to a number of manufacturing and non-manufacturing clients.

Jill Scott

Jill Scott has been the office manager for Verble Worth & Verble for 12 years. Jill’s education and previous work experience enable her to perform all the aspects of managing a business as well as working with clients around the globe.  While her background is in finance, her strong organizational skills help maintain an office where the norm is to have all the partners traveling to work.  Before joining VWV Jill worked for Barbara Ricke Interiors and as a Consumer Lending Officer at Central Bank and Trust Company, Lexington, Kentucky.