Meet the Coach
Valerie is an accomplished Leadership-Executive Coach; she provides leadership coaching to leaders, managers and business owners in a variety of industries: technology, healthcare, energy, consumer products, retail, and transportation. Her clients agree she provides a strategic perspective to improve performance and business results. She has a proven track record of helping business leaders transform their challenges into opportunities to achieve their success goals. Her areas of expertise are Executive Presence, global team leadership and employee engagement.
Areas of Success and Experience
Valerie's 25+ years of management experience and global team leadership at Fortune 100 companies in global sales, market research, customer segmentation, and External Affairs
This solid background makes her an expert in helping client's obtain their goals. This experience along with her MBA in Economics and her current entrepreneurial business contribute to her high client satisfaction.
Clients speak and recommend Valerie because of their success and increased self-confidence. Her coaching style focuses on what the client needs to reach their goals and improve their performance.
Certifications and Assessments
Valerie is certified by the International Coaching Federation (ICF) at PCC level; she is a mentor coach. She is certified in key assessments and organizational development tools such as: MBTI – Myers Briggs, DISC, MLQ 360, Lominger Voices 360, Hogan Inventories, Thomas Kilmann Conflict Instrument, and Leadership Challenge and 360.
Executive Presence – Keys to Getting Promoted
Difference Between Manager, Coach and Mentor in Motivating Employees to High Performance
5 Components of Emotional Intelligence Improve Leadership and Engage Employees
Transitioning an Organizational Culture to a Coaching Culture
Using Coaching Skills to Improve Leadership
Assertive Communication Models for Women"
Professional & Community Leadership Positions
Valerie is a past President and Executive Board member of the Dallas Association of Business Economists, Executive Women of Dallas and the International Coaching Federation (ICF)-North Texas.
She received her PCC coaching certification and training from University of Texas Dallas Graduate School of Management.
She speaks at national and global conferences on coaching, leadership, and communication.
She has an MBA in Economics and is an adjunct professor.