Laura Malinowski is a trusted advisor to high performing senior leaders and entrepreneurs. She partners with them to achieve balance and create momentum in their leadership.
Deeply curious about diverse perspectives, she considers coaching to be a calling, an art and a discipline. She aligns her business mission with the UN's interlinked Sustainable Development Goals to achieve a better and more sustainable future for all, specifically:
GOAL 13: Climate Action
GOAL 15: Life Below Water
GOAL 16: Life on Land
GOAL 5: Gender Equality
A Washington DC area native, Laura brings more than 17 years of operational executive experience in a founder-led, mission-driven professional services firm. Over the years she's led and developed multiple cross-functional teams, building collaborative cultures, and creating sustainable products and systems. Her background also includes the creation of a non-profit community organization, five years in publishing, and spinning discs as a deejay. She is honored to serve on the Executive Committee for Stepping Stones Shelter in Rockville, MD, and as Communications Chair for the Women's Business Organization (Montgomery County).
Laura is an International Coach Federation Professional Certified Coach (PCC), and an inviteCHANGE Certified Professional Coach. She earned a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Maryland, with a concentration in Film & Theater.
She holds certificates in Generative Team Coaching, Climate Change Coaching, Change Management, Organizational Development and Consulting Skills. She is a certified practitioner of the Tilt 365 Positive Influence Predictor and True Tilt Personality Profile, is a certified QA in the Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI), is trained to provide Enneagram type discernment interviews in the narrative tradition, and is proficient in French.
Laura lives for diving into the deep, impactful issues typically hidden in ordinary conversation. She's always on the lookout for good dark chocolate - and opportunities to create perspective and possibility among the chaos.
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