Our Vision:
 Flourishing workplaces 
filled with thriving employees who know that their contribution is an integral part of the success of the Whole. 


Leading with Intention’s founder, Lisa Kramer, has assembled a team of expert coaches and facilitators to help client organizations effectively transition to a coaching culture. The breadth and depth of our experience allows us to understand the unique challenges at each level of an organization, and find solutions that help achieve and sustain growth. Every member of our team is credentialed by the International Coach Federation (ICF) and possesses a unique blend of executive coaching, coach training and mentor-coaching expertise in a variety of industries.

Our team embodies the values of the ICF — integrity, excellence, collaboration and respect — in our relationships with one another, with clients and with coaching colleagues and consultants with whom we collaborate on various projects.


Who We Are

Lisa Kramer PCC is the founder and president of Leading with Intention. Since transitioning to full time coaching in 2002, Lisa has successfully coached business leaders and managers, and she has served as a mentor-coach and coach trainer for hundreds of coaches worldwide. Lisa is an intuitive listener who combines gentle directness and powerful questions that generate new insight and growth.

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Her passion for coaching emerged from a successful career in clinical social work and social work education. Lisa is currently on the faculty of the University of Texas at Dallas Master’s Program in Organizational Behavior and Executive Coaching where she teaches, supervises and assesses both internal and external coaches. She also serves as a leadership coach for MBA students at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Lisa received her master’s degree in social work from the University of Pennsylvania and her coaching certification from the Coaches Training Institute. She is also a certified Kripalu yoga instructor, an avid cyclist, and she loves all kinds of dancing.

“Lisa Kramer’s professional, passionate and caring approach has supported my drive to become a better and stronger leader. She has helped me to create a vision of success for the future and to meet the daily demands as a business leader. Her skilled coaching and development of my leadership team has also supported our strategic efforts to become a higher performing organization while allowing me the ability to lead through my leaders.”

—BEN WILLIAMS President, Texas Valve and Fitting Co

“As my coach, Lisa Kramer offers insightful guidance and feedback and delivers it gently and thoughtfully. The greater self-awareness and specific tools I developed through our work have laid a foundation for ongoing personal and professional growth as well as my continued development as a leader.”

—NANCY KNOEBEL CEO, Easter Seals Eastern PA