Our Mentors

Leslie Marquard

Leslie Marquard’s boutique consulting and executive coaching firm, Marble Leadership Partners, has a wide reputation for making executives wildly successful. As both coach and consultant, her way with questions and on-target guidance have created a global fan base of leaders and organizations that use her to help them set, refine, and reach stunning new goals. As a corporate strategist and specialist in organizational transformation, Leslie helps her clients create a preferred future engaging a strengths-based, whole systems approach to strategy.  Her work has led to transformative change in global corporations, nonprofits and entrepreneurial start ups across industries. As a professional, certified executive coach (PCC), Leslie helps senior executives achieve substantial professional development goals. She is a certified provider of The Leadership Circle Profile™, the Leadership Circle System™, Appreciative Inquiry, and as a team coach. She is a member of both the International Coach Federation and the Chicago Coach Federation where she has been a guest panelist. Leslie leads a core values discovery process in the University of Notre Dame's Exec Ed and Integral Leadership programs.  She was a past director and chairwoman of the board of KLove and AIR1 radio. Leslie earned her BS degree from Louisiana State University and her executive coach certification from Georgetown University. She currently worships and serves in a spiritual formation community in Wheaton, IL and enjoys couture sewing, biking, and singing.