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Leigh Abbott

Senior Strategist

Leigh Abbott

Senior Strategist

President, Church Lion

Leads teams through strategic planning, challenging conversations and conflict to drive transformation and innovation.

Expertise

  • Strategic Plan Facilitation
  • Strategy Communication & Roll Out
  • Change Management
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Leadership Development

Recent Client Work

County of Santa Clara – Technology Services & Solutions

Leigh worked with the County of Santa Clara’s TSS department to fulfill their mission to provide innovative technology solutions to their community. She built and rolled-out their three-year strategic plan to support County’s vision of success.

Court Watch NOLA

Leigh worked with Court Watch NOLA to help them build the plan to reform the Orleans Parish criminal court system. She’s gathered insights from their staff to develop a comprehensive 3-year strategic plan with clear direction and focus for the organization.

Diaceutics

Leigh manages Diaceutics plan implementation support their mission that every patient received the healthcare treatment they deserve. She assisted in the completion of their strategic plan initiatives and ensures its successful implementation with a consistent, rigorous performance management process backed by the OnStrategy App.

Professional Experience

Leigh leverages decades of experience across a multitude of industries to move companies through strategic planning and change management. She’s an expert in communication and collaboration, driving organizational growth through the strategic planning and implementation process.

  • Retail: Primark
  • Technology and Software: Mindspan
  • Healthcare: Columbus Hospital
  • Non-Profit: Smithsonian
  • US Marshalls Service, Canada Revenue

Education

Bachelor of Arts in Art from Penn State; MBA from Virginia Wesleyan University; doctoral student, Strategic Leadership at Liberty University

About Leigh

Leigh enjoys walking and jogging her local trails, beach time at the ocean, or time in the kitchen as an avid cook.

Recent Client Work

County of Santa Clara – Technology Services & Solutions

Leigh worked with the County of Santa Clara’s TSS department to fulfill their mission to provide innovative technology solutions to their community. She built and rolled-out their three-year strategic plan to support County’s vision of success.

Court Watch NOLA

Leigh worked with Court Watch NOLA to help them build the plan to reform the Orleans Parish criminal court system. She’s gathered insights from their staff to develop a comprehensive 3-year strategic plan with clear direction and focus for the organization.

Diaceutics

Leigh manages Diaceutics plan implementation support their mission that every patient received the healthcare treatment they deserve. She assisted in the completion of their strategic plan initiatives and ensures its successful implementation with a consistent, rigorous performance management process backed by the OnStrategy App.

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