Lesly Higgins, M.S. holds a masters degree in Organizational Behavior and Development, and is a certified professional coach. She has provided executive coaching and organizational development consulting services to both early stage and established companies since 1999. Her experience includes executive positions with Commerce One and Charles Schwab, and management positions with Sun Microsystems and Sybase. Her clients include Agile Software, Peoplesoft and Taleo (now Oracle), AAA, Apple, Autodesk, BloomReach, Castlight Health, Cisco, CNET, Coupa Software, Dolby, Google, Gracenote, Harmonic, Hotchalk, Jive Software, Liftoff, LiveRamp/Acxiom, MuleSoft, Ooyala, Pixar, Qubole, Realtor.com, RocketFuel, Roivant, SAP, SolarCity, TeeSpring, and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati. Non-profit clients include California Charter School Association, Kiva and Room to Read.
Specialties: Executive coaching, leadership development, emotional intelligence, organizational and team effectiveness, organizational assessment, facilitation. Very experienced with high tech companies (early stage and established).
Coaching certifications from New Ventures West, the Professional School of Psychology and CCE (Center for Credentialing and Education). Assessments and tools include: Birkman, CCL, Enneagram, HBDI, Lominger, MBTI, NLP (master level), PDI, the Leadership Circle Profile, and True Colors.