Charlene is a LaL Executive Coach and Facilitator who joined Learning as Leadership in 2011. Her clients include executives from Capital One, M&T Bank, NAVAIR, NASA and Heron Foundation. Charlene is also trained as a LaL Feedback Specialist and has conducted over 2,000 interviews. She cares deeply about supporting her clients as they navigate strategic, organizational and interpersonal challenges and turn set-backs into learning opportunities.
Prior to working at LaL, Charlene designed leadership development programs for high-net-worth family-owned businesses and coached third-generation heirs. Her career in leadership development began as a university administrator, a role in which she hired and trained hundreds of staff across various departments. She earned a Master’s of Educational Administration and Leadership from the University of the Pacific and led the development of the Women’s Leadership Conference as a graduate student. Charlene is a certified coach through the International Coaching Federation and the Strozzi Institute of Embodied Leadership.