With nearly two decades of leadership and management experience in the business and educational arenas, Stephanie is a skilled consultant, business strategist, training specialist, professional coach, educator, curriculum designer, event manager and speaker.

Having spent a good portion of her early adulthood working in a management position in the world of direct marketing, she was accountable for creating sound structures to support seven account representatives serving more than 500 clients.

Stephanie has operated as an independent consultant since 2007. She transitioned smoothly from marketing into the world of education and coaching. For ten years she worked simultaneously in educational leadership while being an active consultant, coach and training specialist working in a variety of industries including but not limited to marketing, technology, pharmaceutical consulting, public relations, education, hospitality, tribal-owned businesses and tribal government, retail, entertainment, automotive M&A, nonprofit, healthcare, and with dozens of entrepreneurs running their own show.

In addition to being an organizational development consultant, Stephanie has trained thousands of leaders and managers in the art and science of coaching for performance and development. As a practicing and certified coach, he had dedicated a large part of her career to coaching in a variety of settings including executive coaching, team coaching and 1-1 career coaching. She also supports workforce development professionals in providing career development coaching services.

Stephanie leads training and development iniatives including curriculum development and instructional design services based on adult learning theory for a variety of leadership and organizational development topics that seek to support optimal performance.

Stephanie also supports organizations in building sound operations and people processes that include developing the HR function within an organization.

Currently, Stephanie also serves as the VP of Executive Coaching Practice with Purpose & Performance Group. While Stephanie is based in the NY metropolitan area, P&PG’s headquarters are located in Tulsa, OK. P&PG exists to make the world better for everyone through healthy, purpose-driven organizations.

Stephanie received her professional coaching certification from New York University, and is also certified at the ACC level with the International Coaching Federation. She holds a BS in counseling and an Masters in Organizational Psychology from Columbia University.

In addition, she runs a career transition coaching practice under the brand name SoundChange Career Coaching. SoundChange is committed to helping individuals make bold and smart career moves that fit their personality, work style, and financial needs.
Get Smart Mentoring
Stephanie served as the founder and executive director of Get Smart Mentoring, a non-profit organization that provides programs and services to train and develop young women personally and professionally. She mentored an international virtual intern team who create engaging online content to foster the leadership development of young women. She continually speaks and mentors young women through area schools and organizations.