With over 20 years of experience, Dorcas Kelley is a highly skilled Executive Coach, helping high-performing executives, managers and leaders recognize and build on their strengths, guide their organizations and proactively manage change. Her clients learn to recognize and develop crucial perspectives, behaviors and leadership skills, increasing their effectiveness and impact while handling the challenges of increasing responsibilities and rapidly changing markets.
Dorcas’ style is direct and open, with healthy doses of humor and challenge. She is passionate about her clients’ learning and growth.
Dorcas has designed and delivered several year-long, cohort-based leadership development programs for global high-tech and Internet companies. To incorporate the latest research findings, she has partnered with faculty from Stanford, UC Berkeley and Duke University. Dorcas has coached and consulted with companies ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500s, in a wide variety of industries, including high-tech, engineering services, financial services, healthcare, Internet services, semiconductor, consumer products, petrochemical, manufacturing and distribution. A selection of client companies includes: Apple, CapitalOne, Chevron, Cisco, Google, Hewlett Packard, Lam Research, LinkedIn, Medtronic, SAP, Visa, Whirlpool.
Dorcas is a Professional Certified Coach from the International Coach Federation, a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach from The Coaches Training Institute and a Certified Management Consultant from the Institute of Management Consultants. She is based in Silicon Valley.