StephanieStephanie McDilda
Stephanie McDilda, MEd, CPC has over 30 years of experience as both a leader and a leadership development professional. She started her first consulting practice in 1993 and has worked with leaders in IT, Telecommunications, Mortgage Banking, and Textiles. With over 15 years of experience in executive/ leadership coaching, Stephanie has a passion for leaders… and the people who work for them.

Today, Stephanie owns and continues to serve as a consultant in the business she founded – Flashpoint International. An expert in heart-based leadership, Stephanie teaches leaders to be more effective by building powerful relationships from the heart. Her clients reduce employee turnover and absenteeism, while increasing productivity, engagement, and employee satisfaction.

Stephanie is a keynote speaker, seminar leader, and executive/ leadership coach. With expertise in a wide range of leadership skills, Stephanie supports leaders in building their confidence and enhancing their role within an organization.  She presents frequently on topics such as “Heart-Based Leadership”, “Building Positivity in the Workplace”, “Happiness and the Bottom Line”, and “Tough Love in the Workplace.”  She is also writing her first book – on leadership and love – with expectations of having it published in 2015.

Stephanie is funny, compassionate, intuitive, and experienced. Her coaching style has been described as warm, engaging, and inspiring. She supports clients in delivering excellence with a focus not only on what they are doing, but even more important, who they are being.


  • MEd. – Counseling – North Carolina State University
  • MEd. – Adult Education – North Carolina State University
  • B.A. – Economics/ BA Business Management – North Carolina State University
  • ICF Certified Processional Coach – Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC)


  • International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • International Coach Federation – Raleigh Area Chapter.
  • National Speakers Association (application pending)/ NSA Carolinas (application pending)
  • Toastmasters International