Angela Crawford, Ph.D.

As Chief Marketing Officer and Consulting Partner with Leadership Excelleration, Dr. Angela Crawford has extensive experience in helping people and organizations grow. She has spent over twenty years in senior level roles with Fortune 500 companies, supporting financial services, healthcare, technology, education, and retail.  Beginning her career in operations and then leading sales, marketing, customer experience and research, Dr. Crawford bring an entrepreneurial mindset to all she does with a vision for developing leaders to their full potential.

Dr. Crawford graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a BBA in Marketing and Management, holds an MBA from Cleveland State University, and earned her PhD from Case Western Reserve University where her research on igniting passion within employees was recently published in the Journal of Service Research.  She is also certified in Coaching, Cultural Intelligence, Mindfulness, and Strengths.

Prior to joining LE, she spent six years in higher education as faculty, Founding Dean of the College of Business and serving on the president’s cabinet as Vice President for Digital Graduate and Professional Programs at Thomas More University.  She has taught courses on marketing, organizational behavior, strategy, and innovation and frequently presents at numerous professional and academic conferences on topics related to research, leadership, and change, such as the Academy of Management, Academy of Marketing, Cincinnati Global Talent Association, Cincinnati and NKY Chambers.

Dr. Crawford believes that each person has a desire to become the best version of themselves.  She takes a consultative approach in working with leaders and organizations to help them imagine a better future and achieve it.

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