Edna Figueroa (ACC), Founder

Leadership Executive & Organizational Coach

Edna is a trusted, capable, and accomplished organiza-tional development leader and executive coach. She is a dynamic and innovative strategic partner of management teams who is recognized for designing and delivering leadership development, cultural, and career transitioning solutions. She has coached over 400 leaders and mid-level professionals across functions, levels, and industries.

Edna’s solid background and experience managing strategic initiatives including; change management, talent management, and Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, provides her with a platform to help clients align individual and organizational values so together they can do their best work. She has served Fortune 500 firms, including Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH), EY (Ernst & Young), Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac.

As the founder of Elevate Leadership Coaching LLC, Edna blends her business expertise with an integrated coaching approach to help leaders ignite personal and leadership transformation. Her organization has demonstrated both knowledge and capabilities to help teams effectively navigate organizational challenges that result in measur-able results.

Clients Served / Industries / Qualifications


  • Zocchi America Inc. (FDA Clients)
  • Fortune 500 Company Wealth Management Team
  • Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH)
  • Beautiful Home Services
  • Coached over 400 Business Leaders
  • (Corporate & Non-Profit, and Government Sectors)

Levels Coached

  • Senior Management Executives
  • Leadership Teams
  • Front-line Managers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Individual Performers
  • Directors and Supervisors

Professional/Corporate Experience

  • Elevate Leadership Coaching LLC, Founder
  • EY – Assistant Director Talent Management, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Fannie Mae, Senior Project Manager, Diversity & Inclusion Business Partner

Functional Experience

  • Talent Management
  • Corporate Strategy
  • Change Management
  • Management Consulting
  • Culture & People Strategies
  • Employee Engagement
  • Organizational Development

Industry Experience

  • Primary and Secondary Mortgage Finance Markets
  • Human Resources
  • Accounting and Finance
  • Small Business Enterprises
  • Advisory
  • Financial Services
  • IT Services
  • Customer Service
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Federal Government

Certifications and Training

  • ICF, ACC (Associate Certified Coach)
  • Executive Coach Certification, John Mattone Intelligent Leadership (ICF)
  • Resilient Leadership Coach Certification (ICF)
  • Harvard Kennedy School Leadership Certificate
  • UCLA School of Management, Leadership Certificate
  • AMA, American Management Association, Leadership Certificate
  • Center For Creative Leadership, Leadership Certificate


  • Degree Earned: B.S, Business Administration, Major: Accounting, Pace University, New York