Dr. Lois Phillips
Dr. Lois Phillips is a dynamic public speaker whose clients say she “practices what she teaches.” Her academic background combines with executive experience in Higher Education to inform her training and coaching. Using principles gained from interviews with successful speakers and outlined in “Women Seen and Heard: Lessons Learned from Successful Speakers” she provides coaching and training to spokespersons, managers and executives. Dr. Phillips has a special interest in advancing women’s careers, companies, and Board leadership and has produced conferences on women’s leadership, produced and moderated two television programs about women’s changing role. On the show Dr. Phillips talks about the Sheryl Sandberg book Lean In, the controversial book from the Facebook COO. In recent years, she has taught Creating a Culture of Innovation and also Negotiation Skills for Professional Women for UCSB Extension.