A highly talented, strategic, results-driven Leadership & Development Executive, Abby has 20+ years (over 40,000 hours) of organizational experience leading, consulting and facilitating. She is valued for her strong and decisive leadership. Her strengths include learning-program design, strategy, project leadership and organizational design. She is known for collaborating with, influencing, and persuading key stakeholders to identify and integrate successful solutions to ensure learning and development.
A forward-thinking strategic thinker, Abby offers cutting-edge solutions design for executives, teams and companies. Abby has intensity about optimizing performance by focusing on the realities around behaviors and strengths to create action-oriented developmental plans and program design. Abby’s style is about converting spiritual concepts into pragmatic practices that support evolution in our day-to-day world. Abby’s approach meets the requirements of the next generations, new paradigms in business, conscious cultures, and expanding consciousness.
A visionary with a passion for self-esteem, consciousness, and purposeful and creative work environments, Abby has designed and implemented practices that enable her clients to be congruent while meeting the expectations of their organizations. With natural leadership presence, Abby is adept at facilitating high-leverage skills and collaborating with her clients to bring fulfillment and efficiency to their careers and lives. Abby teaches executives how to be real, highly effective, connected, and evolved individuals, and she teaches leaders how to live into their human potential. Abby embodies what she teaches.
Abby works primarily at senior levels with members of the executive committee, chief executive officers, chief information officers, vice presidents and selected promising executives. Her expertise is organizational design as well as keynote presentations. Some of the companies Abby has collaborated with: Merrill Lynch, Facebook, Splunk, and eBay
Abby spent 19 years on Wall Street with Merrill Lynch, during which she held a number of leadership positions across the US and gained wide exposure to different markets. Abby was the Vice President for Pacific West Region where she led 4,000 employees, $700 Million in revenues and $100 Billion in client assets in Northern California, Washington, Oregon, and Alaska – spread over nine complexes with 43 offices. Abby was Director of the Private Bank in New York where she coached leadership teams and Private Wealth Advisors who employ sophisticated strategies, advice and guidance to more than one-quarter of the Forbes 400 families and more than one-third of Fortune 500 CEOs.
Abby is the author of Evolution Revolution: Conscious Leadership for an Information Age. She is a catalyst for organizational evolution. With boundless vitality and enthusiasm for life, Abby sees every experience as an opportunity to learn and grow. Originally from the east coast, Abby lives in Mill Valley, California and enjoys the outdoors, riding her boogie board, and volunteering for The Gangaji Foundation.