Experienced. Dedicated. Trusted.

About Christine

Meet the expert facilitator committed to your growth

Christine Kopec founded Avante Leadership 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 creates tailored learning engagements for onsite training programs, team building interactions and leadership team offsites or retreats. Avante’s Turn Up the H.E.A.T sessions encourage Highly-Engaged & Authentic Teams to achieve results based on authentic, interpersonal connections, and an abiding appreciation for others. 

Creating Lasting Impact for Leaders, Teams, and Organizations

She serves organizations wanting to fuel peak performance through resiliency, effective communication, productive conflict, trust, and accountability. It’s all about creating lasting impact for leaders, teams, and organizations! 

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 leadership development, facilitations, and coaching engagements.  

Christine Kopec, expert facilitator and founder of Avante Leadership, is a white woman with short brown hair pictured from the waist up, smiling, with her arms crossed. She is wearing a dark teal blouse and black blazer, with minimal jewelry.

Christine Kopec
Expert Facilitator | Trusted Advisor | Executive Coach

Christine holds a master’s degree in Transpersonal Psychology from Sofia University, a Business Administration degree from Drake University, and is a certified  Transformative Coach. She also holds the Associate Certified Coach (ACC) distinction from the International Coaching Federation (ICF). 

She likes to think that living at altitude (a “mile high” near Denver, Colorado) contributes to her life-altering perspectives and joy for living.

Engaging AND Knowledgeable

“Christine’s engaging and knowledgeable delivery kept the audience thoroughly captivated during her Resilient Leadership webinar. The straightforward yet powerful insights were inspirational. Well done!”

– C.B., Credit Union Executive

Certifications & Awards

ICF Professional Coaches
Resilient Leadership Certified Trainer and Coach
Authorized Partner Everything DiSC; A Wiley Brand
Authorized Partner & Accredited Facilitator The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team
EQ 360 Certified
EQ-i 2.0 Certified
Hogan Assessments Certification
The 6 Types of Working Genius Certified
MBTI Certified
2023 Sapphire Award Winner from Everything DiSC & The Five Behaviors, both Wiley Brands
Avante Leadership Group. Most Empowering Leadership Resilience Training Company 2023 - Western USA; from Corporate Vision: Future of Better Business Corporate Coaching and Recruitment Awards

Are you ready to advance and truly propel your leadership initiatives forward?

Proven Results for Government Clients

Avante Leadership is an experienced Woman-Owned Small Business (WOSB) delivering customized learning engagements and coaching for numerous government-related clients and partners throughout the United States. 


DUNS 012106628

NAICS 611430, 541611, 541612, 541613

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Some of our government clients and partners include:

US Army
Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM)

Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN)
Office of Partnerships (OPM)

US Department of Transportation
Federal Highway Administration

US Geological Survey
Arizona Water Science Center

US Air Force
Holloman AFB

Jefferson County, Colorado
Economic Development, Leadership Jeffco

Sandia National Laboratories

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lockheed Martin Space Systems

Monitor & Associates

Zocchi America

Every manager should take
this training

“One of the best communication courses I’ve ever attended at Sandia. Every manager should be required to take this training with Christine Kopec”

– Participant, Sandia National Laboratories