Alissa’s focus as an Executive and Strengths Coach, author and speaker is to help you and your team drive performance by leveraging your strengths and accomplishing key professional goals. She is known for her clarity, energy, and ability to see the bigger picture to help you redefine what’s possible. She traded in a Wall Street career so she could help others raise the bar in their life. Her strengths of responsibility, input, competition, strategic and activator will help you get started, create a bigger vision for what’s possible in your life and strategically turn your ideas into action.
Alissa is a Gallup Certified Strengths Coach and leads specific team and manager seminars to develop leaders, leverage individual and team strengths, build partnerships, resolve conflicts, maximize performance and increase engagement levels. She has been featured in the Huffington Post and is a regular contributor to Wharton Magazine. She is also the author of Living in Your Top 1%, a book which provides a roadmap to create your best life and redefine success.
Alissa’s business background includes ten years in finance at such firms as Credit Suisse, a global investment bank; IPC, a former Goldman Sachs portfolio company serving the financial industry; and Guggenheim Partners, a boutique investment management firm. She bridges her experiences as a former professional tennis player, Wall Street professional, and executive coach to inspire others to think bigger and get results. Alissa holds an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and a BA from the University of California, Berkeley. She received her coaching credentials from New York University, Results Coaching Systems and Gallup Strengths Coaching Program.