About Karie

Karie’s passion and purpose is to help leaders, their team members and growth oriented individuals achieve great results with joy, clarity of vision and a defined plan.

Using skills acquired through leadership/facilitation training, 30+ years as a marketing and communications agency owner and her work as a certified individual and group therapist, she uses the art of question and the power of the collective thought to help organizations unlock the group genius and find their next right answer.

She currently serves as Chair for CEO and Key Executive groups for Vistage International (the world’s largest leadership organization), as Chair for the Women Presidents’ Organization, Arizona Chapters and as a coach for growth oriented executives.   She is  a certified Leader to Leader facilitator (Peter Drucker) and currently serves on the Executive Board of the Association for Growth, Arizona Chapter.

Karie, formerly owned and operated one of Phoenix’s Top 10 Public Relations Firms (by Ranking Arizona and the Business Journal). She has been honored as YWCA Entrepreneur of the Year, as an child activist and philanthropist, and was an Athena nominee.

She is a nationally certified therapist and has over 15 years experience as a corporate leader.  As a business coach she is committed to asking questions that inspire the executive to find his/her right answer.

She is a graduate of Arizona State University and she holds a bachelor degree in Journalism/Marketing and a master degree in Counseling.