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“The greatest growth opportunities come from discomfort.”
Christie Scourtes’ leadership style is inspired by her love for running with friends. Whether a project is a marathon or a sprint, she encourages others to be supportive of one another, break out of their comfort zones, and achieve the impossible. Christie coaches her team to picture the finish line, problem-solve their route to success, and have fun together along the way. Clients and colleagues would describe Christie as someone who brings calm to chaos and positive energy when the going gets tough.
Christie is passionate about creating sustainable, lasting business solutions. Her experience includes 10 years at New Resource Bank, where she defined corporate strategies, implemented technology systems, and bolstered organizational efficiencies to turn vision into reality. She also worked as a business strategy consultant, designing and crafting social responsibility messaging and reporting, as well as reviving operational models for growing organizations. Christie holds a graduate certificate in sustainable management from Presidio Graduate School and a bachelor's degree in sociology from the University of California at Berkeley.
- Alternative career path: Scientist
- Hobbies: Travel, yoga, being outdoors
- Prescription for life: “We cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.” — Max De Pree