A successful consultant, author, and speaker Alicia is the CEO of Strategic Impact Solutions. She serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the innovative Bay Area Resource Area for Teachers (RAFT), an educational nonprofit that promotes STEAM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Mechanics) and kinesthetic learning, and supports teachers.
Throughout her career as a senior executive in start-up companies through $1B+ public companies, Alicia built, bought, integrated and ran legal, HR, corporate business development, and administration departments. She is well known for helping individuals, teams, groups, companies, and Boards of Directors create and successfully achieve strategic, tactical and developmental goals.
Alicia is passionate about the value of life-long education as a foundation to create transformative growth. With degrees and certificates from Stanford University, UCLA School of Law, and the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and VCU, respectively, Alicia knows what it takes to maximize your college experience at any age. She is the author of the international #1 bestselling book "Crushing it in College: Your 7-Step Guide to an Awesome Adventure", designed to help high school graduates set themselves up for success in college, and life.
Her series of workshops and online courses support her mission to spread the joy of learning to everyone, regardless of age and background. She has spoken as a keynote and on panels at several events, and provides consulting services by engagement.
When she isn’t working with people on their growth goals, you can find Alicia hanging out with her family and friends, traveling the world, attending sporting events, and--you guessed it—learning new things.