Lynda Smith

Lynda Smith

Collaboration Consultant

Lynda Smith has more than 10 years of experience as a coach working with leaders in organizations in the Bay Area and beyond. She focuses on conflict resolution, supporting leaders to gain clarity about how to align values with practices, and helping them navigate the pressures of leadership roles. She is regarded for her empathic presence and for her ability to identify opportunities for growth and offer specific practices to facilitate it. Earlier careers as a newspaper editor (San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today, Miami Herald) and a Waldorf School class teacher provided her with extensive experience in the challenges of fast-paced work environments and the awareness necessary for juggling the concerns of multiple stakeholders.