Elena Kuznetsova

Elena Kuznetsova, MS, PCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Elena Kuznetsova is an international coach and consultant, who specializes in global career transitions and leadership development.


Elena works with leaders who are willing to grow through challenging times and want to make a difference in the world. She has coached and trained over a thousand professionals including leaders from the World Bank, International Monetary Fund, Inter American Development Bank, private and public companies in the US and Europe. An innovative transition program that she established and conducted at the World Bank brought clarity and energy to career development for more than seven hundreds professionals. Her clients value her systems thinking and insights into human behavior as well as deep understanding of the transition process. Her experience working with clients from more than 90 countries strengthened her ability to help leaders develop multiple perspectives and come up with innovative actions. She also utilizes a group coaching approach as a way to enhance mutual learning and over the last decade Elena has facilitated several dozens of coaching groups. Elena holds MS in Physics followed by a doctoral program, MS in Social Psychology and Graduate Certificate in Gestalt Therapy. She is a graduate of the Georgetown Leadership Coaching program and completed the Coaching Supervision training at Oxford Brookes University. Elena holds Professional Certified Coach credentials from the International Coach Federation and serves on the faculty of the Georgetown University Leadership Coaching program at the Institute for Transformational Leadership. Elena can be reached at ek74@georgetown.edu.