Faculty ~ Coach
Professional ExperienceBusiness, Consulting, Corporate/large organization, Diversity and inclusion, Entrepreneurial, Executive, Executive presence, Goal focused, Leadership, Management, Mid-level, Mid-life, Multi-cultural, Nonprofit, Public speaking, Sales/Marketing, Small business, Solution-focused, Start-Up, Work-life balance
Awareness Building, Challenging, Collaborative, Direct, Down-to-earth, Energetic/dynamic, Insightful, Intuitive, Powerful, Results/Performance Oriented, Solution-focused, Transformational, Warm
Deseri works with top-level executives, directors, managers, and business owners to provide transformational coaching, team building support, and leadership development. Her goal is to genuinely connect with people and identify with them in an effort to improve both team and personal effectiveness. Deseri is an accredited facilitator of 5 Behaviors of a Cohesive Team, certified in ACCT (Association for Challenge Course Technology) certified and holds a certificate from the Coaching Clinic–Corporate Coach U and Predictive Index. She has a bachelor’s degree in small business and entrepreneurship.
Deseri began coaching and leadership development work in 2004. Prior to that, she spent nearly 20 years in Corporate America, where she gained invaluable insight into the value of building relationships in the business world. She worked in International Business Development for Langham Transport Services for over 13 years and in operations and sales for Roadway Express for over 5 years. Her Pro Troublemaker skill is straight talk: “I won’t step over much. I make direct requests. I give straight advice and I expect your best.”
Deseri is a multi-sport adventure racer/endurance athlete and has completed seven marathons, including the Boston Marathon in 2000 and 2002.