Lael's constant quest at reframing the topics of discussion from many different perspectives, allowed the dialogue to expand and generate a really rich and full flavor. She is able to direct the group in many uncharted directions and somehow not allow anyone to feel like they are veering off course
Lael is so genuine that I feel I can say anything to her. She listens, she doesn’t judge, and she makes me think about things in new ways. She doesn’t tell you what to do or how to do it. She simply opens up the conversation in ways you never thought possible. She pushes you ever so gently to stretch yourself out of your box.
Lael’s strategic insight and questioning makes me think she’s has a high speed connection to the soul of my organization
Lael creates heart-opening, mind-opening, body-opening, possibility-opening structures in which women can play. She gives us guides and guidance and ways to pay attention. And then she gives us total permission to ignore all of it.
The combination of Lael's genuine enthusiasm for the vision I held for myself and the compassionate way she held me accountable to myself brought me farther down my path than I imagined possible. Through working with Lael, I moved more solidly into the center of my own life.
Under Lael's guidance (a perfect cocktail of masterful orchestration and gentle coaxing), the group settled into itself and in the deadest part of winter the magic happened