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Coach | Strategist | Organizational Consultant

Let's turn those dreams into a reality.

I help women who lead achieve success, ease, and joy, no matter the circumstance.


4x Best-Selling Author

Books that encourage the heart.

Just because you are first does not mean this has to be hard.

I am passionately dedicated to empowering purpose-driven women of color to transform their dreams into tangible realities. 

Whether it’s securing a career that amplifies your impact, launching a platform that uplifts your community, authoring and publishing a transformative book, or crafting a personal brand that reshapes the course of humanity – I am here to guide you through it. 

Equipped with ten years of private and non-profit technical expertise and a proven track record of success, this is more than a business; it's a calling. It’s about harnessing a unique skill set tailored for exceptional women and preparing them to propel into purpose-driven leadership, making a significant mark on the world. Schedule time with me to learn about my coaching and consulting offerings. 

About Me.


Life can get hectic. Whether you are juggling a career, family, business, or every other priority on your checklist, productivity is a skill and science. The good news is, that with grit, support, and a few tools, you can turn your impossible situation into a launching pad to success.


My professional and personal life experiences have placed me in more crises than one can count. Each time a new situation arose, my instinct would kick in, and I'd somehow find my way out -- at the expense of my health & wellness. It wasn't until I applied tried and tested tools & strategies that I experienced true success. Today, I utilize data-driven and trauma-informed coaching to support my clients in overcoming personal and professional obstacles, so they can achieve the greatness they deserve.

Your vision is valid, your dreams are attainable, and I am here to support you every step of the way.

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Aisha Alvarez, Ph.D.

"Issata didn't just build my site, she taught me how to fish. THAT is women's empowerment." 

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LaRetha C. P. Odumosu, Ph.D.

Thank you for pushing me, the encouragement, and your work!

I love my site. 

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Dr. Chanel Serano

Issata opened my eyes to so many possibilities in my business. Thank you for your passion and business savvy!

One of the greatest struggles during my nontraditional NICU experience was navigating HR,
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Education & Certificates

Certificate: Leading Diversity & Inclusion, Northwestern University, April 2021


Certificate: Women’s Leadership, Yale School of Management: Executive Education, February 2021


Master of Social Work (MSW), Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ    

Specialization: Public and Non-Profit Management, May 2009


Bachelor of Arts, Rutgers College, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ

Majors: Political Science and Africana Studies, May 2005