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 CEO Advisors and 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

Director of Finance,
Operations and Administration

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

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Sal Mondelli

CEO Advisor

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

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Bill Lundberg

CEO Advisor

Bill Lundberg is a seasoned executive and an active board member for multiple organizations. In his former roles as president…

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Jim Smiley

CEO Advisor

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

CEO Advisor

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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Peter Berridge, MAPP, PC

Consultant and
Executive Coach

Pete Berridge uses his academic training in positive psychology and years of professional HR experience…

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Tim Bot

Consultant and
Executive Coach

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

Consultant and
Executive Coach

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

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Kris Indahl, MA, CPCC

Consultant and
Executive Coach

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

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Kate Schaefers, PhD

Consultant and
Executive Coach

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

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Jackie Anderson

Marketing Manager

Jackie brings over 30 years of account service, strategic planning and marketing program execution experience to The Bailey Group…

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Laura Kenney

Administrative Coordinator

Laura brings 13 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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Ava Suzuki-Lambrecht, MA

Consulting Operations

Ava Suzuki-Lambrecht uses her experience in relationship building and process enhancements to allow the CEO and senior team to focus…

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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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