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Experienced. Dedicated. Impactful.


Christine Kopec, Founder & CEO

The Table Group Working Genius Certified

Christine Kopec founded Avante Leadership Group with one core philosophy: Each person has the capacity to be a great leader even in anxious and uncertain times. She is committed to working with individuals who want to lead from their strengths, knowing how to care for themselves emotionally, mentally, physically, and spiritually so they can improve their leadership efforts and results.


Christine develops teams that achieve results based on authentic, interpersonal connections, and she serves organizations that want to fuel peak performance through resiliency, effective communication, and an abiding appreciation for others.


With a diverse career background including sales, management, consulting, and strategic business development, Christine brings her 30-plus years of knowledge and expertise to all training, speaking, and coaching engagements.  

She holds a master’s degree in Transpersonal Psychology from Sofia University along with a certificate in Transformative Coaching.  She lives near Denver, Colorado, with her husband and blended family of seven adult children, two grandchildren, and two cats.



  • ICF Associate Certified Coach (ACC)

  • Resilient Leadership Certified Coach & Trainer

  • Working Genius from Patrick Lencioni - Certified Coach & Trainer

  • Everything DiSC Workplace® Award-Winning Authorized Partner & Certified Facilitator

  • Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team  Authorized Partner & Certified Facilitator

  • Certified Facilitator — EQ-i 2.0 and EQ 360

  • Certified Facilitator — CultureTalk

Resilient Leadership




Certified Coach

Certified Trainer

I help people grow as leaders.



Christine is a sought-after speaker with her interactive presentations and webinars about resiliency, effective communication, and leadership development. Her clients have included the Project Management Institute, ICF (International Coach Federation), New Mexico State University, Society for Women Engineers, Colorado Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and Digital Globe’s – Women’s Networking Initiative.

Book Christine for your next conference or special event!


Avante Leadership Group

Founded in 2009 by Christine Kopec, Avante Leadership Group’s team of experienced facilitators, coaches and consultants have helped thousands of workplace professionals. From production line employees to aerospace engineers (and everything in between), our engagements are consistently rated among the best programs.

Avante comes from a Latin word that means “to progress, to move forward.” You can be confident that our coaching and facilitated learning programs will result in:

  • Better interpersonal communication

  • Improved employee engagement

  • Increased productivity

  • Reduced conflict

  • Enhanced team performance

  • Improved customer satisfaction

Our clients are from many industries including the federal government, financial services, technology, manufacturing, healthcare, non-profit organizations, and consulting firms.


Avante Leadership Group is a Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) serving both public and private organizations throughout the United States. 

CAGE 5W2S1        DUNS 012106628        NAICS 611430, 541611, 541612, 541613

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Business is people working together, and business success depends on how well we interact, collaborate, communicate and care for one another.                                                                         - Marc Lesser

CoFounder, Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute

Author, Seven Practices of a Mindful Leader

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