Anca joins Seven Stones Leadership as a seasoned executive, with 20+ years coaching, consulting, and client-side experience, who “ignites, impacts and interlocks” with a passion for analytical rigor and around-the-corner vision.
Her focus is on helping individuals and teams connect the dots between aspirational vision and operational realities. With a bias towards deep discernment and “operating from the core,” Anca inspires development of the individual and organizational resiliency fabric of tomorrow–leveraging the best of an individual’s and organization’s DNA, capacities, and capabilities, while providing strategic and pragmatic guidance for a better tomorrow. Anca helps them answer the questions “Who are we?” “What do we stand for?” “Who are we becoming?” and “How will we get there?”
She helps clarify strategic goals, key considerations, and implications in the context of the larger strategic landscape and key organizational success metrics. In working with organizations, her focus is on technology enabled change and innovative solution strategies to help companies grow in impact and value–sustainably.
Her industry experience includes working with a range of organizations, teams and individuals in high tech, retail, CPG, financial services, and manufacturing–including high-growth, global enterprise, and start-up environments. Her experience spans large scale corporate transformation, portfolio and growth strategy, go-to-market and digital customer engagement, product development, merch-supply chain, and M&A in North America, Europe, and Australia.
Anca currently works as strategic advisor and breakthrough senior executive coach, at the BoD and C-suite level, consulting with organizations worldwide on growth strategy and team excellence. She helps those clients accelerate their transformation by collaboratively developing a high-level roadmap and strategic path forward.
She is a graduate from Wharton’s International MBA program and is fluent in English, Dutch and German. She is ICF and IMD IECC certified and holds master certifications in somatic coaching, breathwork and psych-k. When not working, Anca is at TD Athlete’s Edge, Adventure Racing, or writing poetry.
For this learning path, you will participate in the 4 virtual learning sessions and be enrolled in one of three Racial Affinity Groups:
1) People who identify as People of Color (Black, Indigenous, Asian, Hispanic)
2) People who identify as Bi-Racial or Multi-Racial
3) People who identify as White
*More specific affinity groups may be formed upon the completion of course registration
We believe that it is important to do our own work with people with similar racial experiences to build capacity for cross-race dialogue that supports authentic relationships and deep belonging for everyone. We will ask you to self-select into the group that best aligns with your racial identity. We recognize that for some this is not a simple choice and we are available to have a conversation with you to support your selection.
Together we will:
Where: Online Zoom Sessions
Time: 11am-12:30pm ET/8am PT/4pm GMT*
When: 5-Sessions scheduled between Sept 28, 2023 – Jan 26, 2024 (see below)
*All sessions will run from 11am-12:30pm ET.
|Racial Affinity Group Schedule|
|Thurs, September 28, 2023 — 11am-12:30pm ET||Kick-off/ Authentic Communication|
|Thurs, November 2, 2023 — 11am-12:30pm ET||Unpacking Our Racial Autobiographies|
|Friday, November 17, 2023 — 11am-12:30pm ET||Self-Compassion|
|Thurs, December 7, 2023 — 11am-12:30pm ET||What is Sustainable Abundance?|
|Thurs, January 25, 2024 — 11am-12:30pm ET||Inclusive Leadership|
Upon registration, you will be directed to our online community space, where all aspects of your program will live, including: pre-work, event links, and a space to connect with fellow participants.
These four learning sessions will provide you with a new view and innovative framing of the problem as we see it. Below is a brief description of what will take place in each session:
Where: Online Zoom Learning Sessions
Time: 11am-1pm ET/8am PT/4pm GMT*
When: 4-sessions scheduled between Sept 21, 2023 – Jan 18, 2024 (see details below)
*All sessions will run from 11am-1pm ET.
|Learning Session Schedule|
|Thurs, September 21, 2023 — 11 - 1pm ET||Why Context Matters|
|Thurs, October 26, 2023 — 11 - 1pm ET||Unpacking Trauma|
|Thurs, November 16, 2023 — 11 - 1pm ET||Global Anti-Black Racism: A History Lesson|
|Thurs, January 18, 2024 — 11 - 1pm ET||Understanding Power|
Upon registration, you will be directed to our online community space, where all aspects of your modular program will live, including: pre-work, event links, and a space to connect with fellow participants.