Lisa Marie Platske left her action-packed career as a Federal law enforcement officer after 9/11 to become the CEO of an international leadership development company, Upside Thinking, Inc. An award-winning leadership expert recognized by the White House and the Small Business Administration, Lisa Marie delivers high-energy presentations using her 7-step process centered on influence, vulnerability, and connection.
Author of 7 books and a certified master coach, she serves on the board of several philanthropic organizations including Project Forgive.
Founder of Design Your Destiny Live™, Lisa Marie lives in Alexandria, VA with her loving and supportive husband, Jim and their pet foxes.
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