Betsy Brandt is a consultant/executive coach who is a practicing expert in creativity and is the author of The Three Sources of Creativity: Breakthroughs from Your Head, Heart and Gut. She has served many industries that are required to “create something from nothing” using her head, heart and gut as sources of creativity for proven breakthrough results.
From discovering major oil and gas fields offshore to fostering creativity in international teams… she is a recognized authority on the subject.
Based in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Betsy has extensive experience in leading and facilitating multi-discipline/functional teams. Formerly a geoscientist, and Exploration Manager for Exxon, she has 20 years of on-the-job, proven management experience, including on location in the Far East, where she led technical teams. Her focus and passion is creating strategic breakthrough performance (through excellent leadership & teaming) by providing uniquely tailored training, consulting and coaching.
Breakthroughs happen through applying creativity and innovation inducing methods and insights. Previously “stuck” executives, leaders and teams learn how to achieve significant breakthroughs in their organizations and personal lives. She has conducted many “breakthrough thinking” workshops at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and has facilitated “Leading Change” workshops for managers at the Department of Energy (DOE). She has diverse consulting experience– including LANL, DOE, Exxon/Mobil, Hewlett Packard, Merck Pharmaceutical and NuEar Electronics. Her nonprofit work includes recently co-creating a breakthrough community oil & gas ordinance for Santa Fe County, NM.
Betsy has a Geology degree from Texas A&M University and a Masters in Organization Development from Fielding Graduate University, California. She is an organizational and business consultant living in rural mountains with her husband and dogs. She enjoys hiking and high desert gardening. Her core message of everyone is creative resonates with people of all ages and walks of life. She invites all to become the best version of themselves and find true meaning by pursuing long term creative quests.
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