In this episode of Fairygodboss Radio, DeAnne Aussem shares her professional and personal journey and the lessons she learned along the way to becoming a proud wife and mom, trailblazer, inclusive leader and well-being warrior.

(Recorded on June 14, 2021) 

DeAnne Aussem serves as the Leadership Development & Well  Being Leader for PwC US and MX. As a Managing Director,  leadership development expert and credentialed well-being  coach, DeAnne draws upon more than 26 years of professional  services experience supporting leaders, teams and organizations across the U.S. and globally. DeAnne is a  recognized dynamic and innovative business leader with deep  expertise in Strategy, Global Leadership Development, Well being, Diversity & Inclusion and Human Capital which enables her to be a trusted advisor and source of strategic insight on today’s most difficult leadership challenges and initiatives that champion the future of work.

As a sought after thought leader, keynote speaker, facilitator and coach who demonstrates exceptional cultural dexterity, DeAnne recently presented at the 2019 Great Place to Work Summit and the O.C. Tanner Influence Greatness conference. In 2017 and 2016, DeAnne was a featured speaker and cited as a  ‘Leading Coaching Luminary’ during the World Business and Executive Coaching Summit (WBECS), the world’s largest digital gathering of business and executive coaches. DeAnne has also been featured extensively in the media including Working  Mother, Forbes, The New York Post, Thrive Global, Huffington Post and Quartz at Work. 

DeAnne is a National Board Certified Health & Wellness Coach (NBC-HWC) and also holds a Positive Psychology & Well-Being  certification from the College of Executive Coaching. DeAnne obtained her Executive Coaching credential from the Hudson Institute and achieved the Professional  Certified Coach (PCC) designation through the International Coach Federation (ICF). DeAnne is also recognized by the Coach  Supervision Academy (CSA) as a credentialed Coach Supervisor, has received her Mental Health First Aid Instructor certification, among other certifications. 

DeAnne was recognized as the 2010/2011 Woman of the Year by the National Association of Professional Women (NAPW). She is a Certified Public Accountant (Inactive) and attended Hiram College (a private Liberal Arts college) in Ohio, where she captained two sports and graduated cum laude. 

In addition to being dedicated to her work, DeAnne loves spending quality time with her wife Jodie and their children. They believe travel is the best teacher and love to experience other cultures and maintain an active, healthy lifestyle including lots of beach time, surfing, camping, and skiing.