Sunny Lee-Goodman

Lead Consultant Inclusion & Diversity and Lead by Greatness® Coach

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Sunny Lee-Goodman is a consultant with Lapin International. With over 20 years of experience, she is passionate about developing authentic and exceptional leaders. She has worked with senior-level to high-potential leadership from a broad spectrum of industries, including the financial services, healthcare, hospitality, criminal justice, and law enforcement.

Sunny works as a partner with her clients, developing them into self-aware and resilient leaders who achieve results. Her focus is on helping leaders thrive in a rapidly changing, increasing diverse environment. She helps them develop clarity, embrace accountability, and drive success. Clients comment that Sunny’s direct and caring style is both pragmatic and insightful.

Prior to becoming a full-time coach and facilitator, Sunny was the director of one of the largest law enforcement training programs in the country. The Tools for Tolerance® is an internationally recognized professional development program for front-line professionals. Her programs were recognized by the State of California and the White House, and won awards for excellence in training and community service.

Sunny was also one of the principle developers and trainers of the award-winning Perspectives on Profiling interactive CD-Rom training tool. Perspectives was honored with the Bronze World Medal at the New York Festival for excellence in interactive training tools.

Sunny graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a B.A. in history, and completed three years of Ph.D. coursework at the University of California, Los Angeles.

She is a graduate of the Sherman Block Supervisory Leadership Institute. Sunny is also a certified Lead by Greatness™ coach and has training in transforming conflict through the Ten Direction organization, and facilitation skills through the National Conference of Community and Justice.