August 8

Location: City and Country

Dallas, USA

Columbia Coaching Certification Program

CCCP Participant

Professional Affiliation (e.g., employer, organization, etc.)

Beyond Barriers, Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer

Interests In Executive and Organizational Coaching

Monica and her company, Beyond Barriers, are on a mission to accelerate women in leadership by democratizing access to executive coaching for mid-career women to help accelerate their success and rise up the corporate ladder. Monica believes that executive coaching paired with leadership training can act as an equalizer between men and women.

Orientation/Role: Select One


Formal Coach Education and/or Training

Monica Marquez is Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Beyond Barriers. Throughout her 20+ year corporate career, Monica has pioneered industry-leading programs to help the disadvantaged gain breakthrough access to opportunities. She has held senior and executive roles leading Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives at some of the world’s best companies such as Goldman Sachs, Bank of America, Ernst & Young, JLL and Google. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Spanish. And, a Master of Education degree in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs from Texas Tech University.

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