Who We Are

The Bailey Group: Real experience solving real problems

Get To Know Our Team

In order to fulfill our mission, we have built a successful team of our own. Our cadre of exceptional professionals includes Executive Coaches with decades of executive experience and consultative expertise. As you strive to fulfill your goals, align your team, and transform your organization, you will have our reservoir of experience behind you every step of the way. Take a moment to read up on our education, professional experience, and other credentials.

Leigh Bailey, MA

Founder and CEO

Leigh Bailey is one of the nation’s most experienced executive coaches specializing in working with CEOs…

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Barb Krantz Taylor, MA, LP

Licensed Psychologist and Principal Consultant

As a licensed psychologist and principal consultant at The Bailey Group, Barb Krantz Taylor helps leaders step back…

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Kaylee Thomsen

Chief Operating Officer

Kaylee Thomsen helps The Bailey Group accomplish its goals day by day by ensuring everything runs smoothly…

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Suz Roemer Feely

Sr. Executive Coach and Consultant

Suz has more than 20 years of experience in leadership coaching, team/group effectiveness, change…

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Sal Mondelli

Executive Coach and Consultant

Sal Mondelli is a seasoned president and CEO, having served in this capacity in three organizations…

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Bill Lundberg

Executive Coach and Consultant

Bill Lundberg is a seasoned executive and an active board member for multiple organizations…

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Jim Smiley

Executive Coach and Consultant

Jim Smiley is Chairman of the Board for H.M. Cragg. Jim has held other C-suite leadership positions in the distribution…

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Vicki Turnquist

Executive Coach and Consultant

Vicki Turnquist is the retired president and CEO of Private Bank Minnesota, which she founded and led for more than 18 years…

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Tim Bot

Executive Coach and Consultant

Tim Bot uses his years as a certified executive coach together with over 25 years as an HR leader in both…

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Loretta Diez, MA, LP

Executive Coach and Consultant

Loretta Diez brings more than 25 years of experience in talent development and organizational effectiveness…

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Kris Indahl, MA, CPCC

Executive Coach and Consultant

Kris Indahl understands how organizations work and the unique challenges leaders face, based on extensive human resources…

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Janet L. Polach, Ph.D

Executive Coach and Consultant

Janet is a global leadership development partner and coach.  She has developed leaders in the U.S., China, Korea…

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Kate Schaefers, PhD

Executive Coach and Consultant

Kate Schaefers brings unique experience and specialties to The Bailey Group. She coaches clients who are in transition…

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Laura Kenney

Office Manager

Laura brings 15 years of customer service and office administration experience to The Bailey Group. She supports the team by keeping the front office running smoothly…

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Norah Orina

Consultant and Client Support Specialist

Norah Orina’s role at The Bailey Group ties closely great interest in understanding people and their…

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Proven Partners. Proven Methods. Proven Results.

We help professionals like yourself every day. Contact us today to schedule a no cost consultation with one of our executive coaches.


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