Heide Garrigan is a consulting professional with extensive experience in executive leadership coaching, change management, and program management.
A consultant and coach for 20 years at Accenture, Heide is experienced in leading teams through change and organizational transitions enabling them to be more productive and successful.
Heide has excellent facilitation, communications, coaching and relationship building skills. She has experience in account planning, organizational strategy, talent management, and system implementation initiatives. Heide works within global business models, and operates in virtual team and coaching situations.
Heide is certified in the Team Diagnostic Assessment™ and Team System Methodology from Team Coaching International, the Leadership Circle Profile, and has 350+ hours in individual executive coaching, mentoring, career counseling and workshop facilitation. She holds a BS in Communications from Miami University.
Heide has worked with a wide variety of companies across many industries. Some organizations served include Accenture, Colorado Ballet, IQNavigator, Xcel Energy, Centura Health, US Department of Interior, Fannie Mae and John Deere.
Whether it is in the context of career counseling, executive coaching, mentoring or leadership development, Piper is a catalyst for decision making, vision setting and taking action. Utilizing her strengths of focused listening, intuition and problem solving she guides her clients as they navigate through the difficult and confusing hurdles that can stand in the way of results. Her clients are then empowered to move forward in achieving their desired goals and dreams.
Piper also applies her leadership, organizational effectiveness and change management skills in her work with Fortune 500 companies, non-profits and start-ups. For more information on her organizational experience go to www.linkedin.com/in/piperfrench/.
She holds an M.B.A. in Strategic Management from Peter F. Drucker’s Management Center at Claremont Graduate University, as well as a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Piper is a Colorado native who enjoys the splendors that Colorado living has to offer. She loves to explore through travel, cooking, learning, biking and hiking with her two amazing girls and her best friend/business partner (a.k.a. husband).