Roberta (Bobbie) LaPorte

Founder & CEO, Bobbie LaPorte & Associates

Roberta (Bobbie) LaPorte, is Founder and CEO of Bobbie LaPorte & Associates, a consulting firm providing leadership and organizational development programs to Fortune 500 companies, global organizations and promising start-ups.

Before founding her consultancy, Ms. LaPorte served in CEO, COO and CMO roles in several Fortune 50 companies, including IBM, GE and United Healthcare, and also led two technology start-ups. She has an MBA from Harvard, and a Masters in Positive Leadership and Strategy from IE in Madrid.
Her current focus is on helping leaders and organizations manage through change and uncertainty. Drawing on positive psychology, neuroscience and behavioral science, she provides a practical approach to building the confidence and personal resilience leaders need to be ready for anything.
Bobbie is currently training for her seventh Ironman triathlon. When she is not coaching leaders, she proudly serves on a number of Bay Area non-profit boards and happily rescues senior Golden Retriever dogs.