Christina Schlachter, PhD has been honored with the Denver Business Journal’s 40 Under 40 Award, recognizing the most accomplished and community-focused young professionals in the Denver-metro area. She is also the author of Acquiring Boardroom Presence (June 2014), Critical Conversations for Dummies, Leading Business Change for Dummies, and an Institute for Social Innovation fellow with Fielding University. Christina holds a PhD in Human and Organizational Systems, MAs in Education and in Organizational Studies, and a BBA in International Finance and Marketing.
Christina is the Lead Coach and co-Founder of She Leads, a coaching and leadership development company. Prior to her current role, she was the Organizational Effectiveness Director at Hewitt Associates and a Managing Principal at Oracle, leading multiple change management consulting engagements in Asia. Christina also teaches at the Veterinary Management Institute at Colorado State University.
As Mrs. Colorado International 2014 she is proud to actively promote a cause so close to her heart: raising healthy kids with bright futures.
When not coaching, writing, or speaking with leaders in the community, Christina, also a two-time IronmanTM triathlete and a 9-mile Maui Channel Swim individual finisher, alternates between swimming, biking, running, and skiing around the mountains of Colorado with her husband, two young sons, and their Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever.