Home: Glendale, AZ. Age: A bit older than I look. Thank goodness for great genes. Birthplace: Lima, Peru. Profession: Financial services, Fintech and Web3. Significant other: Ken Feld, my husband of more than thirty years. Languages spoken: English, Spanish and a little French and Italian.
Current project: In search of the next position, whilst continuing to advise and mentor two startups in Fintech and Web3. Recent recognition: Named Most Innovative Business Success Strategist by CEO Monthly. Recent professional development: Joined CHIEF, the nation’s only private network designed for women in executive leadership. Latest accomplishment: Co-hosted CRO Spotlight Podcast, for CROs, CEOs and other leaders. Latest contribution to others: Mentoring for career growth. Hobbies: Reading; Disney with family. I would love to bottle that Disney magic as it shows up in the kids’ eyes.
Personality profile: ENFJ. Dominant, assertive, warm and empathetic. Professional profile: Genuine leader who takes revenue growth initiatives from concept to fruition by balancing people, product and process. Professional philopsphy: Anything is possible if you have a genuine relationship with your team, communicate expectations and milestones. Moral compass: I trust my gut, as developed and adjusted through life experience. What is your greatest joy? My family, especially my son and his family. What is your greatest fear? No time for fear. Better to re-channel that energy toward positive thoughts. What natural talent have you neglected? Writing. What ingredient is essential to your perfect vacation? Ocean and sand.
What was your first paying job? Video clerk at The Warehouse Record and Tapes. That certainly dates me. What book have you repeatedly read? Jeffrey Gittomer’s Little Teal Book Of Trust. Trust rules my world. What’s prominently featured on your home or office wall? Pictures of family and places I’ve travelled; professional awards. What’s the best advice you received growing up? Be genuine. What advice would you like to give others? Live every day as if it is a gift, don’t waste it. What modern technology innovation do you most appreciate? The internet. What personal circumstance has had the greatest influence on your life? I was blind for 7 months.
What is your big idea? You can lead with your heart and still drive phenomenal results. What change are you working on to effect in your profession or field? Genuine culture. What message do you want to send out into the world? Do one good thing a day for no self-serving reason at all. What mega-trend most concerns you? Growth at any cost, which usually leads to future layoffs.
What title would you choose for the movie about your life? The Business Traveler. Who would you like to spend an evening with, in heaven? Elvis, and Betty White. After your loved ones, what object would you first save from your burning home? Pictures of my loved ones. How would you choose to spend tomorrow, if you knew it was your last day on earth? With my family having an awesome day at the beach. What advice would you give your younger self? Trust yourself. What period in your life would you do differently, if you could? None. Everything that’s happened or that I’ve done up to now has made me the person I am today. No regrets.
Personal mission: Positivity, fun, hard work, happiness. Personal motto: Anything is possible. Favorite quote: “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent” (Eleanor Roosevelt). Desired epitaph: She lived, loved and changed the lives of those around her.