Years in Practice

10 years +


Springfield VA 22153 - United States



Additional Expertise

Life Coach

I Practice in

All areas, please inquire



I Believe

"The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low." ~ Michelangelo

About Lisa Carey

Lisa has been described by her clients as energetic, passionate, insightful and dynamic. Her clients' success can be attributed to Lisa's talent to motivate people which leads professionals to achieve their optimal potential and sustain performance over the long run. Over 35 years of leadership and management experience in positions of increasing responsibility.  15 years of this has been as a full time coach.  Twenty years were in the United States Navy with five years of managing telecommunications and information technology systems programs, and large complex budgets.   Proactive, mission-oriented leader with team building expertise, working in diverse environments on policy and implementation planning for information management, and information security.

Along with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and a Master’s of Science in Management from Troy State, Lisa also possesses several important certifications including the International Coach Federation, Professional Certified Coach Designation (PCC), certified facilitator for the Myers Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), the FORTE assessments, Parent as Coach, as well as for the Life Blueprint Institute. She is a graduate of Coach University, the Centre for Coach Training in Portland, Oregon. Lisa is also an authorized facilitator of the Parent as Coach Program http://dianasterling.com/  and the Now What? 90 Days to A New Life Direction http://nowwhatcoaching.com/. Lisa is a member of the International Coach Federation, Coachville, Business Network International, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and the Springfield Virginia Chamber of Commerce.

Lisa's tremendous strengths in the following areas make her an asset beyond description: Training, Team Building, and Personnel Development, Strategic planning, Financial Planning/Analysis, Budgeting and Cost Management, Quality, Performance and Productivity Improvement, Development of Standard Operating Procedures, management and leadership in personnel/Mentoring, Functioning within a matrix organization, Environmental Issues , Ethical Behavior, Decision Making, Human Resource Management, Organizational Communication.

Aside from her professional life, Lisa has 20 years’ experience in the U.S. Navy, retiring at the rank of Commander. Lisa Carey has an extensive background in computers, communications, and information security