Mary Lee Gannon, ACC, CAE

Executive & Career Coach | 19-yr Corporate CEO | Success is Freedom - Not More Hours |

Mary Lee Gannon, ACC, CAE has a unique perspective as an award winning certified executive coach, author and 19-year corporate CEO who helps leaders have more effective careers, happier lives and better relationships while it still matters. She is the founder of, a coaching and consulting firm that helps leaders position their mindful impact – the same impact that took her from welfare to CEO of organizations worth up to $26 million.


Mary Lee is an International Coach Federation Associate Certified Coach (ACC), An American Society of Association Executives Certified Association Executive (CAE), and a Duquesne University Certified Professional Coach Graduate (CPC), a scholarship recipient of the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute at Georgetown University’s Institute for Transformational Leadership originated at Google, an alumnus of the UCLA Mindful Awareness Practices Program and the Harvard Medical School and McLean Hospital Coaching in Medicine & Leadership Conference. She is the author or two books: Reinvent You – From Welfare to CEO and Starting Over.


Mary Lee’s personal turnaround came as a stay-at-home mother with four children under seven-years-old who endured a divorce that took her and her children from the country club life to public assistance from where she re-invented her life to support her family.


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Nine Lessons from the Corner Office

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3 Things to Say When You Feel Threatened by a Bad Boss or Colleague

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The #1 Step to Get Unstuck

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12 Marriage Tips That Double As Team Tips

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7 Steps to Move Forward from Career and Life Transitions That Burn

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6 Tips When You Feel Taken For Granted

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Undoing the Wicked Toll Of Comparing Yourself to Others

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