Founder, Alicia M. Rodriguez MA, PCC
Ms. Rodriguez founded Sophia Associates, Inc. in 2000 based on the premise that wisdom is an essential element to powerful leadership that can be accessed through coaching.The
Buddhists have a word – prajna– that means “wisdom-partner”. This moniker reflects her belief that coaches ideally serve as wisdom partners for their clients. Sophia Associates
reflects her belief in a new paradigm for leadership that includes the whole – the whole person, the whole organization, and the whole community. Ms. Rodriguez is known for her intuition as much as her
results in coaching leaders and executives who commit to developing themselves from the inside out. She actively seeks out her own learning opportunities and often collaborates with others to
challenge her own thinking and to innovate products and services for clients.
Ms. Rodriguez offers two specializations:
For more on Ms. Rodriguez, Principal of Sophia Associates, Inc.
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“My approach begins with inspiration, not motivation. I listen for wisdom, not merely information. I believe success grows from relationships and imagination as
much as it is built on measurable results and strategic planning.”
~ Ms. Alicia M. Rodriguez, MA, PCC, Principal and Wisdom Partner