Lakshmi Dady is a coach, speaker and zealous advocate for ethical business and women’s empowerment. Her passion for coaching combined with tenacity for business puts her in perfect alignment with the Coaching Hours mission to empower entrepreneurs to live their best lives!
Certified as an integral coach through New Ventures West, she’s got a decade of experience in teaching personal growth and organization for both businesses and individuals.
As their top recruiter, Lakshmi was instrumental in turning around a personal growth and development company through innovative and relentless marketing. Ambition and drive to help others simplify their lives lead her to starting and operating her own organizational coaching company, (B)Free. She’s previously been an assistant to the CEO for a multimillion dollar corporation and was an 8th grade English teacher for underserved children.
A native Oregonian, Lakshmi is a first generation immigrant and the daughter of Indian and Guyanese parents. A citizen of the world, she has circumnavigated the globe on a ship, visited 37 countries, lived on three continents and is fluent in German. Community minded from a young age, she has put in thousands of hours volunteering, supporting social causes and being a public servant for the City of Portland, Oregon and Pueblo, Colorado.
Solutions oriented, she has a gift for putting the daunting pressures of business and life’s challenges into attainable bite-sized pieces.