Theresa Ashby, PhD, MBA


Dr. Theresa Ashby is known as a Stratologist. She is recognized as a savvy, provocative and genuine individual and is widely respected for her business acumen. Theresa is a national business and success consultant, advisor, speaker, and author who is passionate about driving businesses forward, as this is what she believes helps grow the economy on all levels.

Theresa impacts organizations through delivery of groundbreaking speeches, consulting, and advisement. Her background includes thirty years of experience in a variety of leadership roles, managing a $50 million budget, overseeing $1.7 billion of capital improvements, running hundreds of teams at one time, implementing operational strategies, and serving as VP of operations for a leading healthcare organization.

Theresa is the author of Better Implementation Now! Eight Ways Great Strategies Fail and How To Fix Them.

She currently is the COO of Kaleidoscope Media Services; she consults companies and individuals to build e-learning platforms for business scalability and success.

She holds a seat on a corporate board, is a trustee for World Affairs Council-OC, and is an Assistant Professor at Loma Linda University, and enjoys traveling the world.

Theresa is a past president of NAWBO (National Association of Women Business Owners)-Orange County.