Hi, I'm Kris...welcome! 


I work with mission-driven teams, rising leaders and purposeful career changers to unearth their potential and increase their self-awareness, resilience, and confidence and live and work in a way that is aligned with their values. Working together through a collaborative and structured process my clients are able to significantly grow their capacity to lead themselves and others.

Prior to launching my practice, I spent nearly two decades in a variety of people development, culture, recruitment, and program strategy roles at fast-growing nonprofit organizations and schools. I have extensive experience with hiring and developing people and teams, building inclusive and equity-centered learning cultures, and launching and scaling new programs. 

Equity and justice are significant drivers in my work.  Marginalized communities, in particular Black, Brown and Indigenous people of color and those who hold LGBTQ+ identities are disproportionately impacted by myriad economic, health, and educational disparities and inequities.  For this reason, I work to ensure my coaching reaches people in these groups as much as possible. Currently 60% of my clients (past & present) identify as a person of color, and 35% identify as LGBTQ+. 

I'd love to hear what brought you here. Click the links below to learn more about background and my values and how we might work together.  

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