“In a world where message overload is rampant, Dr. Lori Baker-Schena is a voice of reason. Her easy, collegiate style and personal, targeted approach have helped launch careers. Great listening skills, a smart, savvy style of communication and a ton of experience make Dr. Baker-Schena a top leader in the world of executive coaching.”

— Gail R. Morgan
Communications Manager
City of Santa Clarita, California

“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena’s unique style bridges advanced business acumen with understanding human dynamics. Our employees and accountants both love her contribution to our company.”

— Paul Mengert, President
Association Management Group, Inc.
North Carolina


“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena delivered a life-changing presentation on living with passion to my organizational communication students. Offering the perfect blend of inspiring personal stories and valuable tips for success, Lori had us laughing, crying, and highly motivated to take action. She literally changed their lives with that one talk. I’ve seen many accomplished speakers, but none can compete with Dr. Baker-Schena’s high-energy, genuine, motivational style.”

— Bridget Sampson,
CEO and Founder of Sampson Communication Consulting,
Chatsworth, California,
& Communication Studies Lecturer at California State University, Northridge

“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena made an unforgettable impact on my team of 80+ employees in a demanding University environment. We loved her presentation on “Work Is Pushing Your Buttons: Now What?” so much that we asked her back to present “Transforming the Teamwork Experience.” Dr. Baker-Schena is a highly effective natural communicator who can deliver just the kind of energy infusion any team can use. I can’t wait to hire her again.”

— Shawn M. Clark
Coordinator of Interpreting Services,
California State University, Northridge
National Center on Deafness

“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena was the only choice we considered when the topics of crisis public relations and crisis communication became areas of focus at our annual event.  Dr. Baker-Schena was able to drill down to our audiences’ needs and provide timely and succinct advice to our attendees. Her savvy style provided our audience the tools they need in their day-to-day business environment. Dr. Baker-Schena is experienced, knowledgeable and a natural facilitator in any group setting.”

— Sabine Liedel, CMCA, Executive Director, ACAM-CEO
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena recently served as the keynote speaker at one of my inspirational women's life purpose workshops. Every woman in my workshop was motivated and on fire after listening to her speak from her heart. She truly ignites your inner ‘passion’ to go for your dreams no matter the obstacles because she has LIVED through real-life experiences that have shaped her into the brilliant speaker and coach she is today. Dr. Baker-Schena also helped tremendously with her executive coaching skills when my husband and I decided to launch our own acupuncture practice. We felt scared, excited and needed serious direction. Dr. Baker-Schena gave us valuable tools, direction and encouragement to launch our business. She wanted us to follow into our life purpose as healers. Her guidance proved extremely powerful and we are happy to say that eight months later, our small business has flourished.”

— Tina Ghahramani-Singh LAc.,
Licensed Acupuncturist, Herbalist, HypnoBirthing Instructor, Owner, Radiance of the Womb
Fountain Valley, California 

“In 2015, I dramatically expanded my sound production company to meet the growing needs of the entertainment industry. As my executive coach, Dr. Lori Baker-Schena worked through several key decisions with me, always keeping my company’s mission and values in mind. Through her expertise, I was able to anticipate challenges and make sound leadership decisions that strongly position my company for continued future growth.”

— Pedro Jimenez
President and CEO, Benchmark Post Burbank, California

“Dr. Lori Baker-Schena is a leader in her field. She is a brilliant speaker and has an incredible ability to engage, motivate and inspire her audience. I attended her presentation on ‘Body Language and Business: A Key Communication Tool’ where she imparted critical information to an audience of small business owners. We all found the content invaluable and it was presented in a powerful and entertaining fashion. If you are looking for a speaker for an upcoming event, I cannot recommend Dr. Baker-Schena highly enough.”

— Angie Knierim,
Co-Founder and Principal Consultant
PMT Consulting, Inc.,
Rancho Santa Margarita, California