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 and consultants specializing in working with CEOs and their…

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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…

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Kaylee Thomsen

Chief Operating Officer

Kaylee Thomsen leads the firm to ensure the business structure collaborates effectively to meet its goals according to the strategy…

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Laura Kenney

Manager of Administration

Laura brings 15 years of customer service and office administration experience to The Bailey Group. Laura keeps things running smoothly…

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Eric Schnell, M.Ed

Director of Service Delivery and Senior Executive Coach and Consultant

Eric Schnell is a coach and conflict resolution specialist with over 18 years of experience as an executive…

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Alexa Crawford-Packett

Manager of Operations

Alexa understands the vision of the organization and uses that information to build, streamline, run and continually improve core…

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Megan Rogers

Consultant and Client Support Specialist

Megan Rogers helps The Bailey Group organize their day-to-day business. She assists The Bailey Group…

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Sal Mondelli, MS

Executive Coach and Consultant

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

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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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Stacy Richards, JD

Executive Coach and Consultant

Stacy is a lawyer, sales leader, and coach.  After several years as a commercial litigator, Stacy spent 22 years in sales…

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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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Vicki Turnquist

Executive Coach and Consultant

Vicki Turnquist is the retired president and CEO of Private Bank Minnesota, which she founded…

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Tim Bot, MA, HRIR

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…

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Suz Roemer Feely, JD, SPHR

Executive Coach and Consultant

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

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Janet L. Polach, PhD

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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Cathy Barr, RN, MBA, BSN

Executive Coach and Consultant

Cathy brings more than 30 years of operational, strategic planning and senior leadership experience…

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Chris Ellis, MBA

Executive Coach and Consultant

Chris Ellis brings 30 years of expertise in consulting and coaching across a variety of industries…

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Kelsey Meyer Schalkle, MS

Executive Coach and Consultant

Kelsey is an experienced coach, consultant, and speaker with nearly a decade working internally for…

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Tom Burke, MBA

Executive Coach and Consultant

Successful, forward-thinking, strategic leader with diverse management experience leading a global…

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Vanessa G. Tennyson, ACC, 3CP, SHRM-SCP

Executive Coach and Consultant

Vanessa Tennyson is skilled in the art of leadership & executive coaching and…

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Executive Coach and Consultant

For over three decades Ann Houser has been a catalyst for…

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Mike Touhey, MBA, ICF Certified Executive Coach

Executive Coach and Consultant

Mike is an executive coach who was an accomplished operating executive with over 20 years in…

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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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