Leanna Laskey McGrath has a passion for serving others and helping them define and achieve success. She has spent her career helping those around her achieve success, working with customers, college students, employees, leaders, and teams. She originally wanted to be a math teacher, but once in college found she enjoyed studying human behavior, so she earned her B.A. in psychology and mathematics. She had such a great undergraduate experience as a student leader, she wanted to continue on to work in higher education, so she earned her M.A. in educational administration & supervision. Leanna also holds a Certificate in Leadership and Certificate in Entrepreneurship from SMU Cox School of Business and has completed the ICF accredited ACTP Business, Life, and Executive Coach Training program through Envision Global Leadership. She holds the credentials of Associate Certified Coach (ACC) through the International Coach Federation (ICF) and Certified Professional Career Coach (CPCC) through the Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches (PARW/CC).
She began her career in the field of customer service and later transitioned into student development within higher education. Her passion for entrepreneurship led her to join an early stage ed tech startup where she has spent the past decade building the Customer Success team from the ground up and leading the company through various stages of change and growth to a successful acquisition. In all of her various roles, Leanna has found the coaching, mentoring, and training aspects most fulfilling, so she now serves as a Leadership & Career Coach, where she can use her past experiences and expertise to help individuals and organizations find success.
Leanna enjoys working with anyone who can benefit from her services, and she especially loves coaching aspiring leaders and recently promoted managers making the transition from individual contributor to supervisor, women working in male-dominated industries, and individuals who are planning and/or executing a transition in their lives or careers. Leanna is passionate about creating thriving workplaces through development of the leaders and focus on the culture, and she enjoys partnering with startups and small businesses to help support these efforts.
Leanna’s strength of individualization allows her to customize her approach to the unique needs of each person and organization she coaches, allowing them to define and achieve the results they desire. To aid in that effort, she offers multiple coaching package options and will recommend the best fit following the initial consultation. When you’re ready to begin or elevate your journey to success, sign up for a free consultation! Leanna would love to hear your story and help you achieve your goals.