Leyda is an international executive coach, author, speaker, DISC® and The Five Behaviors® facilitator, a highly trained Senior Certified HR professional, and top 100 leadership and development HR influencer with more than a decade of experience, commitment, and dedication to providing HR strategy, direction, support, and leadership coaching opportunities. She is a highly sought-after and well-known HR executive, mentor, and leadership coach who works with executives from around the world to help identify developmental opportunities for both individuals and organizations.

As a professional coach with over 15 years of experience working with individuals, teams, and organizations around the world, Leyda brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to her work as an executive coach. Drawing on her extensive background in human resources, management, training, and development, she helps her clients achieve their goals by providing them with the tools they need to unlock their potential and reach their highest level of performance. Her approach assists in translating business vision into leadership initiatives that improve company-wide performance. 

Leyda’s methodology follows the foundational knowledge of professional coaching, including humanistic psychology, constructivism, neurolinguistic programming, positive psychology, and systemic coaching.

Leyda’s corporate background includes holding various senior-level corporate positions ranging from Fortune 500 organizations to privately-owned companies and start-ups. As a change agent, leadership coach and strategist she supports companies and top executives with a unique perspective and appreciation that human capital is the greatest asset to an organization. Her approach assists in translating business vision into leadership initiatives that improve company-wide performance, growth, and employee engagement. She strongly believes that the most profitable and sustainable way to generate results and build high-performing teams is through commitment to leadership excellence.

"Your leadership ability always determines your effective and potential impact on your organization. At the end, people buy into the leader before they buy into the vision."
~ Leyda Lazo ~

Leyda founded Human Capital Consultants International, LLC after partnering with her coach and mentor, the renowned and most influential leadership expert John C. Maxwell. Doing so has allowed her to share her passion and talents with a broader audience – those desiring to experience meaningful and lasting behavioral changes within their organizations.

Throughout her 15-year career as a strategic and innovative leader, she has consistently expressed a keen passion and desire to make a difference in people’s lives. She believes in adding value by helping them realize their significance and potential to lead extraordinary and fulfilled lives; This to her continues to be the greatest reward of all.