We help organizations and leaders thrive in the future of work through culture, people, and inclusion. 

We believe innovation thrives when people feel aligned to purpose, connected to culture, and secure to excel in their work.

We not only help organizations build a must-have future of work capacity and capabilities through talent optimization, but we also develop multicultural women who are high-potentials and senior leaders who are not just comfortable with change and transformation but thrive on it.

We do that through executive coaching, scalable leadership and team development programs, as well as upskilling sprints.

Resiliency, adaptability, vision, and the ability to thrive in uncertainty are skills today's leaders have not had the time to develop sufficiently, along with understanding how to respond to and support the revolutionary shift in the leadership pipeline.

It takes a human-centered intersectional approach to make it happen. We can help.



Dr. Carol Parker Walsh, J.D., Ph.D.

CEO | Strategic Advisor, Master Certified Executive & Leadership Coach, Certified Personal Brand Strategist

Dr. Carol Parker Walsh is the founder and owner of Carol Parker Walsh Consulting, a boutique strategic advisory, coaching, and training and development firm specializing in helping organizations and leaders unlock their innovation potential. They provide services in foresight strategy, coaching, facilitation, and leadership development.

Dr. Parker Walsh is an award-winning master-certified executive coach, personal brand strategist, TEDx speaker, and 3x Amazon best-selling author. A sought-after international keynote, Carol is a Fellow of the Harvard Institute of Coaching and a published member of the Forbes Coaches Council, Newsweek Expert Forum, Harvard Business Review Advisory Council, and Entrepreneur’s Leadership Network, the resident career expert on ABC’s AM Northwest Morning Show.

A catalyst for transformational growth and development, Carol leverages her J.D., Ph.D., and multiple certifications, along with her almost 30 years of experience as an attorney, executive leader, associate professor and dean, and social scientist, to help driven professionals and organizations amplify their excellence and increase engagement, productivity, and profitability while driving innovation and supporting the co-creation of an inclusive culture. She's the creator of Fearless: The Career Rebel Academy for high-achieving professional women in midlife seeing career reinvention and has a training catalog of must-have and need-to-know leadership development skills.

Dr. Parker Walsh is an Iris Award & Women of Achievement winner. She was selected as one of the 100 Dynamic Leaders of the Year by Exeleon Magazine in 2022, and DotCom Magazine awarded her company the 2021 Impact Company of the Year Award. In addition, her podcast, The Midlife Career Rebel, was named one of Mac’s List Top Career Podcasts for 2022 and 2023.


Meet the Team

Gayle Morihara

Career Development & Management

Gayle has extensive experience in human resources, recruiting, and customer service within the healthcare and hospitality sectors and excels in guiding individuals to discover and excel in their optimal career paths by highlighting future-ready capabilities.

Cathy Council

DEIBA & Executive Leadership Coach

With a wealth of experience in leadership development and DEIBA across the insurance and tech industries, Cathy excels at fostering inclusive leadership and nurturing diverse talents and positioning organizations for innovative success and cultural growth.

Duane Leckey

Executive Leadership & Mindset Coach

Duane is a certified leadership coach and seasoned business executive, leveraging his extensive corporate and executive leader in Fortune 100 companies focusing on empowering leaders and high-achieving professionals to realize their fullest potential.

Nancy Marmolejo

DEIBA, DISC, Leadership & Team Development

Nancy is a highly skilled coach and facilitator who works to unleash the power of workplace teams by fostering collaboration, building a diverse and inclusive leadership pipeline, boosting productivity, and creating a psychologically safe workplace.

Galia Pennekamp

Leadership Development & Executive Coaching

Using her over 25 years experience in the nonprofit, academic, and corporate sector, Galia helps bring positive change to organizations by developing leaders in strategic, effective, and human ways through strategic execution, talent development, and training. 

Sheena Eizmendiz

Leadership & Wellness Coach

Sheena is a strategic advisor and facilitator on the topics of emotional intelligence, DEI, leadership, and resilience. She is an influential advisor in the corporate world for Fortune companies and has over 24 years of working with CEOs of multi-million dollar companies and political leaders.

Latrice Morrison

Career and Leadership Development

Latrice brings 15+ years of diverse expertise in Human Resources, Career Development, and Leadership Development across business sectors, industries, and diverse populations. She excels in quickly building rapport and strong partnerships with clients and business leaders at all organizational levels.

Alfa Saingan

Operations & Client Concierge

Michelle Roy

Social Media Manager

Nicholas Terhune

Multimedia & Podcast Editor

Roxet Mauren Curaraton

Marketing Specialist

Are You a Female Leader or Executive?

We work with multicultural female leaders and high-potentials to authentically embrace their brilliance, amplify their excellence, and unapologetically achieve their goals. We assess gaps and present growth solutions so leaders can gain self-awareness, learn how to express their strengths and authority and thrive in transformation.

In case you're looking for the "official" stuff...



PhD, Human Development & Social Systems, Fielding Graduate University

Identity, Racial and Gender Development, Organizational Culture, Structural Inequality

JD, Employment & Labor Law, IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law

Employment Practices, Discrimination Litigation, Mediation & Negotiation

BA, Communications, Loyola University

Organizational Communication and Public Speaking

MA, Organizational Development, Change & Leadership, Fielding Graduate University

Management Development Program, Harvard University Graduate School of Education

Building a Successful Diverse Business, Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth

Certified EQ-i 2.0 and EQ360, EITC

Master Certified Coach, The Life Coach School

Associate Certified Coach, ICF

Certified Senior Professional Career Coach, Ready, Reset, Go

Certified Career Transition Specialist, CTL Consortium

Certified Personal, Executive, and Professional Coach, CaPP Institute

Certified Salary Negotiation Specialist, Career Planning Academy

Certified Personal & Digital Branding Strategist & 360Reach Analyst, Career Thought Leaders Consortium

Certified Image Consultant, AICI

Licensed Fashion Feng Shui¬ģ Master (one of 14 in the World)

Experience & Awards


Member of Forbes Coaches Council

Invitation-only community of leading business and career coaches

Entrepreneur Leadership Network

Invitation-only community of leading business leaders and consultants

Expert Member of Newsweek Expert Forum 

Invitation-only community of thought leaders and experts in their industry

Harvard Business Review Advisory Council

An opt-in research community of business professionals assembled to enhance the overall content.

27+ Years Experience in Executive Leadership

Practicing Employment Attorney, Assoc. VP of Human Resources, Director of Professional and Diversity Development, Organizational Consultant, Executive Coach, Associate Professor, Graduate Program Director, Associate Dean

Built a multiple 6-figure diversity and organizational development consulting practice.

Built and managed a nationally recognized and awarded quarter-million-dollar retail sales business with over 100+ sales reps and team leaders.

2021 Impact Company of the Year Award, DotCom Magazine

2021 Female Entrepreneur to Look Out For, Entrepreneurs Herald

2018 Women of Distinction Award Nominee, Washington State University

2016 Villager Award, Afram Global Organization, Inc.

2009 Iris Woman of Achievement Award, Clark County Washington

Features & Publications


TEDx Speaker

Dent Conference Speaker

International Keynote Speaker

3x #1 Amazon Best-Selling Author

Brand Ambassador for Chico's, Madison Reed, and Catherine's Clothing

Monthly Segment on ABCs KATU AM Northwest Morning Show

Past Editor-in-Chief of the AICI Global Magazine

Past "Dress Code" Columnist for the Vancouver Business Journal

LA Talk Radio Co-Host, the Forever Fierce Show

Featured interviews with Natasha Gregson Wagner (creator of the fragrance Natalie) and Amy Errett, CEO of Madison Reed

Also Seen In:

PopSugar, Thrive Global, Emerge Women's Magazine, Who What Wear, DARE Magazine, The Columbian, Oregonian, Huffington Post, Sisters of AARP and various other podcasts, newsletters and websites.


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