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Lisa Danels

Executive Director

Lisa Danels is an accomplished senior executive, talent & leadership consultant, and coach. Her focus is on developing mindful and purpose-driven leaders, unlocking their full leadership potential.

As an executive consultant and coach, she brings over two decades of broad business experience and acumen, providing insight and clarity to complex leadership issues. She has earned a reputation for innovation, helping individuals and organizations get to the heart of the matter quickly and focusing on meaningful value creation, business impact, and return on investment.

She has coached C-level Executives, high potentials, and leaders transitioning to new or bigger roles. Her emphasis is to enable leaders to integrate quickly into their roles and rapidly develop their skills to lead their teams and have an impact on their business.

Lisa brings diverse consulting, assessment, and coaching experience with senior executives from a multitude of countries, in a wide array of industries including pharmaceuticals, consumer, banking and financial services, and insurance.

Lisa holds a master’s degree in Organization Development and Human Resource Management from New York University, and a bachelor’s degree in Interdisciplinary Public Policy and Administration with a concentration in International Relations from the University of New York at Buffalo. She is a certified coach through iPEC, an accredited International Coaching Federation (ICF) program.

In her free time, she spends time with her life partner, friends, and family, practicing yoga, cooking, skiing, hiking with her two dogs, and traveling around the world.

What clients can expect from Lisa:
Her thoughtful, probing approach coupled with her strong business acumen focuses individuals and teams on the behaviors and actions required to get results, whether setting strategic direction, building a winning team, or achieving exceptional performance.