With more than 20 years of combined corporate experience and successful entrepreneurship, Alexis specializes in working with leaders in areas of self-awareness, behavioral style, and communication. Alexis is best known for delivering and addressing the unvarnished truth in a way that executives are willing to hear. She has been successful at bringing understanding and synergy to under-functioning organizations and teams, which has resulted in improved morale, innovation, and talent retention. Alexis’ clients learn how to clarify what they want, identify what is stopping them, and gain the personal strength to go after their goals with vigor. Her natural ideation and strategic skills help her see solutions where her clients see complex challenges.
Alexis has spent the majority of her coaching and consulting years working in the Silicon Valley with senior leaders, executive teams, and start-up founders in the fields of technology, hospitality and travel, mortgage, finance, small business, and consumer goods. In the not-for-profit sector, she has worked in the areas of health, human services, business development, and in innovative education. In the government and public sector, she has engaged with leadership in the areas of transportation, public planning, fire and forest service, visitor authorities, K-12 schools, and community colleges.
Alexis has earned the designation of Professional Certified Coach from the International Coaching Federation. She has a BA in International Relations from the University of San Diego. Alexis is also a Dare to Lead™ Facilitator, as well as a qualified provider of Gallup’s Strength Based Leadership assessment, the VIA Pro: Character Strengths assessment, and DISC behavioral assessments. Additionally, she is certified in The Leadership Circle Profile™ 360 assessment tool and The Leadership Circle System of leadership development.
In addition to her work with pLink Leadership™, Alexis is a published author and host of The Bright Side, a weekly coaching radio show and podcast with an international following.
When she’s not working, you can find Alexis at her home in Lake Tahoe, California, snowboarding, stand-up paddling, and enjoying the great outdoors with her French husband and teen boy/girl twins.