Patrice Borders, J.D.

Patrice Baughman Borders, J.D. is a credentialed executive coach and diversity & inclusion and belonging strategic change agent. She translates the value of human capital and the currency of relationships into implementable strategies, accountability, and return on expectations. As a speaker, facilitator, and trainer on workplace issues, her high-impact message empowers people to be accountable for their actions and to make necessary and desired changes that lead to more inclusive workplace cultures.

Patrice has evolved her legal background and expertise into a distinguished consulting and coaching practice. By leveraging her thorough understanding of anti-harassment laws and workplace compliance, she meets the dynamic needs of organizations and their employees. She conducts organizational assessments that uncover root causes of issues and then she assists organizations in the creation of appropriate strategy.

She is a certified executive and professional coach and has coached individuals, teams, managers and leaders of Fortune 100s, law firms, and non-profits for over fifteen years. Utilizing the 3A Coaching Strategy™ focused on: (1) Assessment, (2) Action and (3) Accountability, she has guided individuals through all aspects of personal and professional growth and evolution.

In addition to holding a juris doctorate and a master’s degree in public relations, she is certified in Emotional Intelligence EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360 and the Hermann Brain Dominance Instrument®.  She is the Chair of the Ohio Chapter of the Society of Emotional Intelligence.eqi certified pic