Ellen Petry Leanse

Leadership Coach Stanford University

Leadership coach and tech pioneer Ellen has spent 35 years working with extraordinary leaders at Apple, Google, Facebook, as an entrepreneur, and with dozens of startups. An author, Stanford instructor, and respected Silicon Valley influencer, she is passionate about intentional living and how our brains can shape or interfere with our sense of purpose. She’s been featured on CNN, the BBC, and in publications including Inc. Magazine, Time, The New York Times, Forbes, and Business Insider, where her essay on the world “Just” has received nearly five million views. Ellen’s book “The Happiness Hack”, a guide to the brain and how to use it to increase life satisfaction, launched in November 2017.