L. Denise Jackson
America’s Leadership Solutionist, Author and Speaker, Social and Emotional Intelligence Expert
When leaders, new or seasoned, need to become more effective, efficient, and valuable through social and emotional intelligence, intrapreneurial thinking, and stepping back to look forward, they contact L. Denise Jackson. Dubbed America’s Leadership Solutionist, she uses her gifts to find the hidden opportunities and provide customized leadership strategy plans to become more successful and have a larger impact on their company. She helps leaders understand where they fit in the bigger picture and how they affect the bottom line. L. Denise is one of the top Innovative Leadership Strategists on the market today that has a heart for helping leaders succeed in a way they have never done before with solutions that work. They receive an intuitive perspective, creative leadership solutions, and practical approaches to lead up,down, and across, impact their organization, and increase healthy collaborations, productive practices, and, most of all, revenue.
With an impressive 25 years experience in corporate America in consultant and employee roles and coming from a family of business owners, L. Denise holds various certifications across several industries, is an award-winning business development professional, and wrote the first corporate sustainability planfor a 50,000-employee company. Working through the ranks from file clerk into six figure CEO and manager, having produced and won several contracts worth more than $10 billionfor large government contractors nationally, and creating staffing and leadership systems and solutions and top-notch teams that increased quality and performance even when staffing was decreased, L. Denise began her “retirement career” using her business leadership acumen toguide busy professionals and entrepreneurs through practical steps to take the lead and succeed beyond what they realized. She thrives on making business leaders successful.
Joining the corporate ranks one last time for a unique challenge, she quickly realized the “corporate way” did not work for her. She had to return tothe proven strategies that just worked over and over again. Answering that call opened up more opportunities for her to connect with senior executives, influential leaders, and celebrities in various industries and enter into some exclusive professional circles, all of which expanded her view of business in a uniquely changed economic climate. She has shared the stage with Dr. Randal Pinkett, Kathryn Freeland (formerly CEO of RGII Technologies), global women from all over the world, and has spoken at the BEYA STEM Conferenceand Tory Johnson’s Women for Hire Tour multiple times. L. Denise has been educated at American University and University of Maryland University College. She is a social and emotional intelligence expert, executive leader consultant, emerging leadership mentor, keynote leadership speaker, and intrapreneurship consultant. As a success panelist of the daily online show, “The Call,” her approach has beendescribed as driven, honest, and intentional. She is a member of The Spencer Institute, National Association of Professional Women, Women Prosperity Network, Professional Women Network (PWN), and Woman International Networking (W.I.N.). She is the author of The 7 Steps to Releasing Your Inner Greatnessand is working on her latest book due to be released the Summer 2013. L. Denise resides in Washington, D.C. and not helping others see and leverage their genius to their next opportunity, she enjoys good books, wine tasting, friends and family, and traveling to Hawaii.