Liz Barron provided me with valuable insight on steps I can take to further my leadership development. After one session with her, you understand why she is considered an expert in her field. She provides very thorough, constructive, and thought-provoking feedback in her coaching sessions. She is very adept at looking at the big picture, understanding how you fit into it, and providing guidance on what you can do to become an even stronger leader. Working with her has been a great experience. Public Health Communications Executive
During a recent career transition, Liz helped me focus on critical next steps and provided a broader view of possibilities than I would have imagined. Coaching surpassed my expectations. Liz is an invaluable resource Federal GS 15 preparing for an SES position
I feel clearer and more grounded in my career path. Liz ‘got’ who I am and what I am trying to do and provided a solid, non-judgmental, friendly ear and many helpful suggestions and useful contacts newcomer to the policy world
Liz is an intuitive, keenly insightful listener executive client planning a career change
I felt that she truly understood and supported my choices and my vision and encouraged me to take the next steps ambitious academic embarking on a new project
Liz helped me identify patterns of thought and behavior that were acting as a roadblocks to the career and life that I want. She is warm, sensitive, firm and genuinely wants to see her clients succeed Non-profit director questioning her career choice
Liz helped me see how what I say to another person powerfully changes what they take away about me. She taught me so much. Bottom line, she gave me a big gift. Under-confident teacher helped by the power of positive thinking and positive self-presentation
She brings a wealth of knowledge about leadership and personal growth and offers suggestions and resources for future development Mid-level manager seeking executive level opportunities
My own experience as an executive with a multi-national company, a world-renowned public service broadcaster, a key membership association, and a Big Ten research University has equipped me to help hundreds of leaders achieve great results as they rise through the ranks in both government and business.
My client list includes:
Bayer | IRS | Korn Ferry | George Washington University | National Association of Broadcasters | NAVSEA | Red Cross | State Farm | USDA | The World Bank | U.S. Department of Commerce | U.S. Department of Education | U.S. Customs and Border Protection | Embassy of Australia | Under Armour
I coach a wide range of professional clients including:
Economists | Directors | CFOs | General Counsels | Members of the Federal Senior Executive Service | SES candidates | Teachers and Professors |Authors | Non-profit managers | Social Workers | Computer Programmers | Security Specialists | Project Managers | HR Executives | Television Executives and Producers | IT Specialists | Entrepreneurs | Public Health experts |Communications professionals
and many other leaders in government agencies, businesses and non-profit organizations.
Government Training Officers, CLOs and CHCOs:
I am especially experienced in supporting the development of federal civil servants am familiar with the Executive Core Qualifications required by the Office of Personnel Management for public leaders who aspire to positions within the Senior Executive Service. Contact me about coaching for your agency’s SES candidates.