Julie Diamond and Lesli Mones are long-time friends, collaborators, and co-conjurers who have developed many projects together and on their own in the fields of leadership and personal and professional development.
The duo created the Power2 LeaderLab as an opportunity to bring together their passion and strengths to serve women leaders who are committed to being their personal and professional best.
Lesli is the co-founder of Plural Consulting, an executive coaching and leadership company which focuses on breakthrough development. For the last 20 years she has been helping people develop the self-awareness tools that result in real behavioral change. Lesli coaches senior leaders from a diverse range of industries and sectors. She knows the world in which business leaders operate and has the experience and skill to help them achieve the outcomes they are seeking. Her straight-forward approach resonates with leaders committed to change and growth. Lesli has both a business and psychology background. She is a founding member of the Process Work Institute of Portland, Oregon and is a senior faculty member in their master’s program in Conflict Facilitation and Organizational Transformation. She teaches and lectures on various topics related to organizational transformation, diversity, and leadership/team development.
Julie is an leadership consultant, executive coach, and author, who specializes in designing and delivering leadership development programs. For over 25 years’ Julie has been at the forefront of creating transformational learning and development opportunities, across a range of sectors, from graduate degree programs to leader development programs for business, government, NGOs and not-for-profit organizations. Julie knows how to bring clarity to complex and profound concepts, and her authentic and dynamic facilitation style creates real understanding and a deeply impactful learning process. Julie is the creator of the master’s program in Conflict Facilitation and Organizational Transformation and former Vice President of Academic Affairs at the Process Work Institute of Portland. She consults and trains internationally on leadership development, team development and conflict facilitation. She is the author of Power: A User’s Guide, and her writings on the topic of leadership, learning and change can be found on her blog, A User’s Guide to Power at www.juliediamond.net