An Independent Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker with Maxwell Leadership Certified Team.

About Anita Russell

As a Maxwell Leadership Certified Coach, Teacher, Trainer and Speaker, I can offer you workshops, seminars, keynote speaking, and coaching, aiding your personal and professional growth through study and practical application of John’s proven leadership methods. Working together, I will move you and/or your team or organization in the desired direction to reach your goals.

To SOAR is to grow fearlessly with vision, purpose and action.

As personal transformation expert, professional speaker, and international bestselling author, I am passionate about doing BIG things—building community, inspiring change, and giving back.

I am the Founder/CEO of The Place to SOAR LLC, a social enterprise dedicated to cultivating change through personal transformation and acountability for the purpose of unveilintg human potential. The Place to SOAR includes coaching, masterminds, and a monthly drop-in coaching clinic.

I am the creator and host of InflexionPoint Podcast on Transformation Talk Radio
In addition, I am a published author and my books are listed on

My organizational stewardship spans multiple disciplines including pharmaceutical R&D, learning and professional development, project/program leadership, diversity-equity-inclusion, instructional design, new employee integration, and youth mentorship.

Formal Education

University of Pittsburgh – BS, Biology
Art Institute of Pittsburgh – Specialized Technology Degree, Interior Design
Capella University – MEd, Educational Leadership

Contact Me. I am looking forward to assisting you on your journey to increased personal growth and greater leadership success.