Liz Bentley

​Liz Bentley is the founder and president of Liz Bentley Associates, a consulting firm specializing in leadership development programs for both individuals and companies.  Drawing upon her background in psychology, 10 years of experience in sales and management, and a lifetime of experience in competitive sports, Liz has a unique appreciation of mindset and the power it has to change patterns of behavior. To her presentations, seminars, and one-on-one coaching, she brings her own experience and insights and combines this with the most current research on how people perform best.


Liz works with high-level corporate executives and entrepreneurs within organizations and corporations of all sizes across a range of industries. She helps companies with their leadership development by providing team skill-building workshops, management training, communication skills seminars, mentoring programs, 360º feedback reviews, and engagement surveys. Recent clients include Sotheby’s International Realty, TPG Capital, Hearst Magazines, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Tishman Speyer, Wells Fargo, IBM, Mount Sinai, KORG-World Leader of Musical Instruments and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.


Liz received her coach training from the New York University Certificate in Organizational and Executive Coaching program, and the David Rock Results Coaching System. She received her BA in Psychology from the University of Virginia. Prior to coaching, Liz worked in advertising sales for Condé Nast Publications and CBS Network.  She has also been a competitive athlete her whole life. She played Division I Soccer and Lacrosse at the University of Virginia. She taught skiing at Aspen Highlands in Aspen Colorado, has run the NYC Marathon twice, and currently plays competitive tennis, platform tennis and ice hockey.


What makes Liz so effective as a coach, consultant and speaker is her deep insight into people’s behavior patterns along with her straightforward, yet tactful style. She provides clients with the focus, insight, accountability and support system they need to achieve success.



New York University, Certificate in Organizational and Executive Coaching Program


University of Virginia, BA

in Psychology


The David Rock Results Coaching System


Professional Affiliations

  • Challenger Business Group
  • Moxxie Network, Advisory Board Member
  • CSH Education Foundation, Board Member
  •, Board Member