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Sheila Buechler

Sheila Buechler

Austin, Texas, USA

Sheila Buechler is in the business of change. She brings 25 years of experience co-creating change in organizations and with dynamic leaders who are deeply motivated to excel. Sheila specializes in activating leaders to create effective, impactful and powerful business and leadership results.

She is the founder of LaunchBox, an executive coaching and leadership development firm. She trained with top tier management consulting firms including Bain and Company, and boutique firms including A.T. Kearney, in addition to leading her own consulting and executive coaching practices. Sheila also brings entrepreneurial experience as a co-founder, facilitates a CEO Peer Advisory Group, and has served in leadership roles on several non-profit Boards of Directors.

Sheila has facilitated change in a wide variety of companies and industries including healthcare, financial services, consumer products, technology, oil and gas and manufacturing. She has advised executives in Fortune 500 companies, national non-profits, and small to mid-size businesses on many aspects of their business including leadership effectiveness, strategy, operations, and change management.

Sheila partners with clients and organizations to quickly identify and triage the most important issues, and pairs this focus with wisdom gained from years of leading change efforts in diverse environments. She holds the bottom line as a top priority, and recognizes the value of truly effective leadership. Her direct, truth telling approach uncovers blind spots, offers new perspectives, and challenges clients to uncover assumptions and habits – all for the sake of creating what matters most.

Sheila has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BBA in Logistics and Operations from The George Washington University. She is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC) and a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coaching Federation. Sheila is also certified with The Leadership Circle and  Adjunct Faculty with The Center for Creative Leadership.

Sample Coaching Clients Include Dolby Labs, Noble Energy, United Healthcare, Allergan, NASA, Santander Consumer, 7-Eleven, Farmers Insurance, CoreLogic, Southwestern Energy, Alamo Drafthouse, Planned Parenthood, American Heart Association

My work with Sheila truly transformed the way I view myself as a leader, the way I lead my team, and in turn how our entire organization operates. The success and growth I've seen within my business after working with Sheila has given me a whole new perspective on the impact of leadership. She is incredibly intuitive, challenges me when I need to be pushed and gives me gentle guidance when I’m feeling vulnerable. As a whole my experience with Sheila has been transformative.

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