About

Stages of Presence brings together the art and science of creativity in programs that improve creative thinking, develop leadership capacity, deepen team performance, and create a sustainable culture of innovation.

Spirale di pietrePROGRAM OUTCOMES

  • increased capacity for creativity & innovation
  • enhanced leadership and team performance
  • improved skills for negotiating change
  • renewed energy, engagement and motivation

“Business today is stuck within a traditional problem-solving framework that lacks creativity and energy. Amy Frazier gives us both. She kindly removes the old framework and offers us a whole new way of looking at innovation. She turns business innovation into beautiful art.” — Nils Elmark, CEO – Marks and Brands, Copenhagen, Denmark

Amy Frazier, MS, is an organizational and leadership developmentAmy Frazier headshot_med res
consultant based out of Seattle, Washington. Her work is targeted toward improving organizational health and human effectiveness though a multi-disciplinary approach to successful creative thinking. With a background in theatre and a Master of Science in Creativity Studies, Amy’s work blends the arts and social sciences into holistic, grounded methods for identifying, accessing and sustaining peak creative performance.

Amy holds a graduate certificate in Creativity and Change Leadership from the International Center for Studies in Creativity, and a Master of Science from SUNY, Buffalo, the world’s first and leading program for applied creativity and innovation.

Clients and Presentations

Association for Continuing Legal Education – 2016 Annual Meeting: Your Core Creativity + Creative Leadership conference workshops

WE Communications (formerly Waggener Edstrom) – Keynote: Own Your Own Creativity; workshop: Creative Preferences and Creative Problem Solving Tools

Northwest Wall and Ceiling Bureau – Creative Problem Solving

University of Iowa Museum Of Art – “At the Threshold: A Janusian Reflection on the Process of Reinvention”

Washington State Office of the Chief Information Officer – Creative Problem Solving Training and Strategic Planning

Creativity Expert Exchange Conference, 2013: Creative and Developmental Leadership

Non-Profit Staff Development Coalition: Creative Leadership Training

Seattle University Veterans Center: Transitions on Course

Creativity Expert Exchange Conference, 2012: “Creativity in Time”

King County Bar Association: Senior Staff Retreat

Nestle Purina Pet Care: Capabilities Retreat

Impinj, Inc: CPS Training & Employee Empowerment

HR Possibilities Conference: “Creative Incubation”

Seattle Score: Creative Problem Solving for Small Business Development

Washington Society for Association Executives: Strategic Planning Retreats & Keynotes (multiple years)

Rental Housing Association of Puget Sound: Strategic Planning Session

Interplay Experience Design: Creative Problem Solving Training & Case Study

Melby, Cameron & Anderson: Creative Thinking Principles

The HUB, Brussels: “Powerful Personal Presence”

European Conference on Creativity and Innovation 2009: “Riding the Arc of the Story”

Valeocon Management Consulting: Presentation & Facilitation Training

Futurist.com: Creative Problem Solving Facilitation

Care Oregon: “Acting Our Way In”

Washington State Department of Corrections: Annual Awards Keynote Address

International Organization Development Association World Conference, 2007: “Refreshing our Physical & Creative Selves