Donna Stoneham, Ph.D.

Executive Consultant & Program Partner

As an executive consultant & program partner at Courageous Leadership, Donna brings her deep expertise in building team and organization resilience to Courageous Leaderships' offerings. Dr. Donna Stoneham is also a masterful executive coach, leadership development consultant and facilitator whose focus is on helping leaders, teams and organizations thrive. She specializes in developing high potential leaders and executives, works with leaders in the midst of career transitions with increasing scope, and helps leaders build and grow powerful teams. Donna is known for being a catalyst and guide in delivering breakthrough development programs that help leaders express their talents and aspirations in ways that create a ripple effect in their families, teams, organizations and the communities they serve.


Donna brings over twenty-five years of organization and leadership development experience as a consultant and coach in Fortune 1000 companies, health care and educational institutions, and not-for-profit organizations. Prior to beginning her consulting practice in 1991, Donna served in leadership positions in management, sales and marketing for divisions of The Travelers and New York Life. Over her career, she has helped hundreds of leaders develop values-driven organizations and deeper engagement and effectiveness in work and life in a wide variety of industries including technology, telecommunications, health care, bio-technology, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, government, and education. A well-respected leader, she seeks to model what she teaches. Known for her candor and compassion, Donna brings deep expertise in transformative learning, appreciative inquiry and integral coaching. Donna was certifed as an Integral Coach® and is author of the award-winning book, The Thriver's Edge: Seven Keys to Transform the Way You Live, Love, and Lead.