ABOUT EDNA FIGUEROA

Executive Coach (ACC), Leadership & Organizational Consultant

Edna is a seasoned business leader and professional coach empowering organizations and individuals create a new model of success where everyone can discover their own unique gifts and align them to the organizational values, so together they can do their best work.

Edna is a trusted, capable, and accomplished leadership and organizational development professional. Skilled at designing and delivering leadership development programs along with executive coaching to leaders across functions, levels and industries. Focus on leveraging change management, talent management, and program management experience to help leaders achieve organizational impact and a more resilient and productive work environment. A key strength includes helping organizations to link Diversity and Inclusion and business strategies to create high-performing teams and a more inclusive corporate environment and culture.

Edna is the founder of Elevate Leadership Coaching LLC, leveraging extensive financial services experience for Fortune 500 companies; including EY, Fannie Mae, and Freddie Mac.

Clients Served / Industries / Qualifications

  • Zocchi America Management Consulting
  • United States Federal Drug Administration
  • Lee Hecht Harrison
  • Merrill Lynch
  • OmniHR
  • Beautiful Home Services
  • Over 300 Clients

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

Education

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