Ebony Smith & Associates, Inc.
For 20 years, Ebony Smith worked in the Fortune 100 for Sunoco, BP, and World Fuel Services. As an executive coach who has spent her entire career in risk management, Ebony views leadership development through a full spectrum lens. She started in operational risk management as a Health & Safety advisor. She pivoted into financial risk management working on a derivatives trading desk. Today, Ebony works in transformational risk management partnering with clients to develop leadership resilience and to design foresight strategies for deployment.
After 13 years on the oil trading floor, Ebony brings a straightforward and honest approach to transformational leadership development. Specifically, she helps leaders shift from serving as Subject Matter Experts to becoming highly-influential, relationship-oriented leaders within their organizations. Her ability to scan the horizon and anticipate what’s coming allows her to help clients create concrete plans of action to mitigate risks and capture opportunities.
Ebony has a BS in Chemistry and a MS Environmental Protection and Safety Management. She is designated a PCC by the International Coach Federation (ICF). Ebony founded the Ebenum Leadership Academy to train leaders to become coaches. She is also a faculty at Florida International University’s Center for Leadership.
Monday, October 26, 2020
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM ET