Dana Leonard-CialdellaDana specializes in Leadership and Executive coaching. She works with industry leaders to strengthen leadership, influence, relationship and communication skills.  She enjoys working with leaders at a variety of management levels, successfully helping them navigate the challenges of their professional life.  Her background includes working with C-Suite, Vice Presidents, and Senior Managers in a range of industries, from small non-profit companies to multi-billion dollar publicly traded organizations.

Dana’s coaching is grounded in her 20+ year background working in a variety of business roles.  Her approach is pragmatic and customized to each particular leader. Her clients value her ability to understand the current business environment and organizational dynamics. Her background includes leading teams in a corporate environment as a Senior Manager and Director, as well as running her own business. Dana’s practical business background is blended with her extensive experience as an executive coach, and her educational experience in psychology provides her with an understanding of human nature.

Education / Certifications

Dana holds a Bachelor’s and a Master’s Degree in Psychology. She is certified as a Stakeholder Centered Coach, which utilizes feedforward as well as feedback. She is a Senior Birkman Consultant, and is also certified in the use of the CCL Suite of 360 Assessments, Korn Ferry Leadership Architect and Voices360, MBTI, and DiSC, and The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team. These assessments help clients understand both the “what” and “why” of their leadership behavior.