Ashley with a laptop

about ashley

Hi, I’m Ashley.  As a certified executive coach with 15+ years of experience working with small and medium-sized enterprises, across various industries, I know what it takes to engage people and impact results.  I get excited about helping people, teams, and companies figure out what they really want, and navigate the complexities to get there.

I foster collaboration and drive impact, thriving within small to mid-sized companies.  My approach is deeply rooted in understanding business goals, leveraging the power of data, and working closely with leadership to pinpoint opportunities for maximum value addition.  My ultimate aim is to drive engagement and unlock the full potential of their people.

Let’s connect and explore this together.

Professional Bio.

Ashley Thompson Daly
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With 15+ years experience in the field of human resource management, organization and leadership development, and employee relations, I have supported a variety of industries, including Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, Engineering, Occupational Testing, and Advertising Technology.  Based in Sherwood Park, Alberta, I am a Chartered Professional in Human Resources and a Certified Executive Coach, holding Associate Certified Coach (ACC) credential with the International Coaching Federation (ICF).

I have enjoyed serving in a volunteer capacity on the Advisory Council for Junior Achievement Northern Alberta and NWT, as a guest speaker for various engagements, or as a guest interviewer, connecting with students and other Human Resources Professionals, and enjoy serving as a mentor in the HR community.

“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make." — Jane Goodall

We all want to make an impact and do our best work.  Light Executive was established to uplift the executives, entrepreneurs, and leadership teams that aspire to make an impact and experience a meaningful journey along the way.