Shirley is a leadership development professional with more than 15 years of experience helping people, teams, and organizations grow. Shirley coaches individuals at all levels and in all sectors. She also designs and facilitates dynamic and thoughtful learning experiences that stretch and challenge leaders to be the very best versions of themselves, and to unleash their ability to help others do the same. Prior to leadership coaching, Shirley was the principal of a high performing elementary school serving underserved students in Southeast Los Angeles. Shirley started her career as a consultant at Accenture where she focused on transforming businesses through customized training and implementation of change management initiatives.
Shirley majored in Psychology with a concentration in Neuroscience from Haverford College and received an M.A. in Urban Education at Loyola Marymount University. Outside of school, Shirley enjoys working out, eating delicious food, and spending time with friends and family.