Dana Pulley

Dana Pulley, MA, PCC
Founder, Principal Coach and Consultant

Dana is an accomplished leader, coach, teacher and consultant who has learned first hand how mindful awareness enables you to lead and live in a more fulfilling way. For more than 25 years, she’s brought her contagious passion for growth and development to individuals and organizations in the professional services industry and the Federal government. She is a frequent speaker and workshop facilitator on mindful leadership, embodied learning, and the intersection with neuroscience.

She founded Stillwater Leadership in 2012 to help leaders and teams increase awareness, envision possibilities, achieve insights, and accomplish meaningful and challenging goals. She incorporates neuroscience and mindful practices into every aspect of her work to help her clients create the space to be more centered and intentional in their commitment to growth, day-to-day choices and interactions with others. She is deeply committed to helping others thrive personally and professionally.

Prior to founding Stillwater Leadership, Dana held senior leadership positions with Booz Allen Hamilton. She managed a division that provided strategy, organization development, leadership development, talent management, learning and change management consulting services to Federal government clients. She began her career with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.

Dana holds a B.A. in Psychology and an M.A. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology. She is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and holds certifications in leadership coaching from Georgetown University and somatic coaching through the acclaimed Strozzi Institute. She is a certified corporate-based mindfulness instructor with the Potential Project and the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute.