Senior Consulting Partner/Diversity & Inclusion Practice Leader
Kirsten Blakemore, Senior Consulting Partner/Diversity & Inclusion Practice Leader, draws from her extensive professional background to discover solutions which produce results. She engages and meets her client’s business needs through her collaborative consultative approach. As a seasoned corporate consultant and professional coach, she facilitates powerful Keynotes and workshops that develop leaders at companies, both large and small. She engages all levels of an organization, ensuring that the fundamentals, content, and materials are understood in an effective and lasting manner to create the right alignment and movement within the individual and culture.
As the Diversity & Inclusion Practice Leader, Kirsten not only co-leads the internal D&I effort at Partners In Leadership, but also has developed the curriculum and facilitates awareness within organizations through Keynotes and workshops. She is well versed on the impact D&I has on company culture and shares those values through various outlets. Her published work can be found through her writing topical business articles for Forbes and Inc. She has also accrued a following with her work conducting numerous webinars designed for women in leadership. Her Women In Leadership webinar series includes insightful talks that assist in developing new leadership skills, overcoming obstacles, and catapulting a leadership career. Kirsten was a contributing writer to the bestselling book, Women Leaders with Inspiring Stories, and is currently writing a book for women in business.
Kirsten holds many coaching credentials such as Forbes Coach member, ICF accredited ACC, and is a certified Health Coach along with her Master’s in Psychology from Pepperdine.
What others are saying about Kirsten Blakemore:
“Kirsten connected with the whole room and for a ‘civilian’ to win over a room full of cops is not easy to do.”
“Kirsten encourages comments and participation.”
“Kirsten is an engaging speaker who draws the audience in from the beginning.”
“Communicated extremely well, easy to listen to, understand, and professionally poised … 5-star presenter.”