Linda Carpenter is a leading expert in creating powerful transformation in individuals, teams, and organizations. In her role as Co-Founder, Thought Leader, and Sr. Consultant of Carpenter Smith Consulting, LLC, she has spent more than 20 years working across industries to accelerate leadership effectiveness, create cultures of leadership and engagement, and get results previously unthinkable.
Linda has extensive experience in the healthcare, design, consumer electronics, professional services, manufacturing, and finance/banking industries. Her clients describe her as a powerful ally and uniquely skilled strategist. She’s able to help them quickly identify opportunities to grow and develop their skills to move their businesses forward.
Linda has contributed countless hours to pro bono work supporting organizations that contribute to the Portland community and is endlessly inspired by the passion and commitment of people determined to make a difference.
Areas of Expertise:
• Strategic Planning / Visioning / Identifying Obstacles / Strategic Focus
• Engagement Approaches / Sustaining Engagement through Organizational Culture
• Business Consultation / Change Management / Culture Work in Mergers
• Executive Coaching / Leadership Development / Team Effectiveness