Fierce advocate for higher purpose as the expression of who we really are....
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Founder and Chief Catalyst at Intentional Paradigms, LLC, Stephanie leverages 25 years of combined expertise in executive, leadership and life coaching, business consulting, strategic advising, corporate responsibility, and a career in law - plus 20 years as a student and practitioner of shamanic energy medicine - to help change agents unleash their full potential.
She serves on the Board of Dream Change a 501c3 dedicated to awaken and lead sustainability consciousness in corporations and the world through the principles of respect, reparations, restoration and reconciliation with nature and for Indigenous peoples.
Results focused, Stephanie is a dot connector, methodology creator, program manifester, content leverager and wizard at reverse engineering goals into strategies into plans that with action create results.
She is highly empathic- intuitive- and brings a holistic approach to help her client’s unlock purpose and position themselves for unlimited success. Stephanie brings an out-of-the-box perspective that expands the possibility paradigm and multiplies magnetism and confidence in her clients.
Her approach to transformation and growth encompasses the art, the science and the way of conscious leadership which includes looking at the whole person, the whole environment and the whole opportunity and building resilience, emotional intelligence, personal responsibility, strategic thinking and advanced interpersonal communication skills.
Stephanie is a futurist and uniquely positioned to understand her client’s challenges. They appreciate her diverse skillset including her business and legal problem-solving acumen plus subject matter expertise in addressing their pressing demands around the rapid speed of disruption in technology, sustainability, diversity and inclusion, employee engagement, leadership gaps, governance, corporate social responsibility and supply chain due diligence, including risk and compliance.
She knows when to coach, when to ask the right questions and when to lend a consultative approach that gives her clients a competitive edge.
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Stephanie is a licensed attorney in New York, holds a Juris Doctorate, and a bachelor’s degree in communications and international relations from Boston University. Her early work in corporate responsibility and sustainability was followed by a career in complex corporate litigation at Davis Polk. Although she was naturally an intuitive counselor for years before, Stephanie became a certified professional coach in 2007 and continued to expand her expertise as a certified energy medicine practitioner, certified mediator, certified wellness, business and executive coach and leadership development and communications expert.
She is a provider of The Leadership Circle Profile, a state of the art 360 tool which assesses well-known leadership competencies and styles and lends an integrative understanding of the leader’s capacity for creative, adaptive and situationally appropriate responses to the leadership challenges that are prevalent in today’s VUCA environment. (VUCA = volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous).
Stephanie combines 13 years as a certified coaching professional with more than two decades of off the beaten path experience in studying indigenous wisdom, shamanism and practicing mindfulness to help leaders uncover and align with purpose. Her clients get to the heart of the matter quickly, see the story beneath the story, and co-create rapid lasting breakthroughs that elevate and permanently transform challenges into opportunities.
Serves as Co-Chair of the American Bar Association’s Environmental Justice Committee, is an active member in the Business Law Section’s Committee on Corporate Responsibility and serves as strategic advisor to several non-profits and sits on the board of Dream Change.
Author & Creator
Author of the forthcoming book The Awakened Resilient Leader is a keynote speaker, and the creator of The Catalyst Map™ The Sustainability Mindset Shift™ and the Conscious Influence Method™ -The Journey of Increase program -among other proprietary systems.
A sample of client’s she’s worked with or where her clients worked include, Pfizer, ABinBev, Proskauer Rose, JP Morgan, Emag Solutions, Oracle, EY, Thompson Reuters, Toppan Merril, Amundi, and The Open Society Institute.
Stephanie Trager Bio
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