senior consultant and executive coach

Angela Crawford, Ph.D.

Dr. Angela Crawford serves as a Senior Consultant and Executive Coach with Leadership Excelleration and is passionate about helping people and organizations grow.

Prior to joining Leadership Excelleration, Dr. Crawford spent over twenty years in senior level roles and consulting with Fortune 500 companies and six years in higher education. Beginning her career in operations and then shifting into leading sales, marketing, customer experience and research, she focuses on teaching organizations how to design winning strategies, improve marketing, develop leaders, and create cultures where customer and employee experiences thrive simultaneously.

During her career, she traveled across the U.S and internationally, working with clients and conducting a study on workplace motivation in the form of passion across 23 countries. Dr. Crawford graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a BBA in Marketing and Management, holds an MBA from Cleveland State University, and earned a 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 certified in Coaching, Cultural Intelligence, Mindfulness, and Strengths, and speaks often on topics such as igniting passion at work, design thinking, the power of personal branding and leveraging the strengths of generational differences.

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.