I am passionate about helping leaders, teams, and organizations realize their leadership potential by developing leadership behaviors that facilitates others abilities to become leaders, while creating workplaces of meaning.
I have been doing this work for two decades and I understand the complexities of employee engagement, strategic planning, professional growth, conflict and personal productivity. Furthermore, I am an expert in emotional, social and systems intelligence, which enables me to call out and help others to identify and leverage their unique talents and strengths.
As a researcher in leadership development I have the opportunity to dive into and implement the latest research by some amazing thought leaders in fields to include social capital, neuroscience, and organizational behavior. I am so blessed to be able to share proven theories with my clients that help them to grow, prosper and increase performance.
Ph.D in Leadership Studies (current), Gonzaga University
Masters Degree in Organizational Psychology, Antioch University
BS in Management Information Systems, University of Arizona
TOOLS AND METHODOLOGIES
Immunity to Change
DiSC, MBTI, FIRO-B
Emotional, Social and System Intelligence
LEAN, Six Sigma, SCRUM
Organization Dynamics from Antioch University
Integrated Skills for Sustainable Change from Antioch University
Professional Certified Coach by the International Coaching Federation
Certified Professional Co-Active Coach by The Coaches Training Institute
Certified Buffini & Company Mentor
Certified Ninja Selling Instructor & Coach
OTHER INTERESTING FACTS (or not)
Ran the Boston Marathon 100th Celebration: Time 3:52
Survived a 10-day S.N. Goenka Vippassana Meditation Retreat
Selected as Who’s Who in North Kitsap 2011
Annually spend my birthday on a three day kayak journey with Orcas.
Married, Two Children, and a Tortoise (named Mr. Turtle)