Lauren Powers is a Master Certified Coach, a designation fewer than 1400 people in the world have earned.  For 20+ years she has coached executives inside firms in industries as diverse as finance, technology, hospitality, media, education, manufacturing, retail, and consulting.  Lauren also facilitates culture change and leadership development programs throughout the world.


She is the author of the book The Trouble with Thinking a guide to how our perceptions create our realities.  As a senior faculty member with The Co-Active Training Institute since 1998, she also educates students in becoming professional coaches.  Lauren began her career with Motorola where she supported business units in addressing group dynamics, resolving process improvements, and sustaining large-scale change.  From her alma mater, the University of Texas at Austin, she has three undergraduate degrees and a master’s in Organizational Behavior. 

Lauren's clients include:

Roche Pharmaceuticals



Elekta Cancer Care

Royal Bank of Canada


Computer Sciences Corp

CapGemini Consulting


Mobile Modular

Wells Fargo

Johnson & Johnson

Marriott Hotels



Shantou University (China)

Tom Group (China)

Scripps Networks

YSC Consulting

CO-OP Financial Services

Royal Bank of Scotland (UK)