The last text I read, from a triathlete friend, repeated in my thoughts. “How about you? What are you up to?” I spent some time mentally crafting my response. I thought about what I was doing at the moment – lying on a paper covered table in a softly lit room with quiet new-age music […]More
Hi. I'm Alex (aka zippy). I work as a executive coach for senior leaders who are technical experts and want to lead human teams with meaning, value, and exceptional results.
One warm evening in 2015, Julie Lockhart made us promise that we’d all go to Nationals and race Masters when it came to Hartford in 2017. She was insistent… I promised. we were at Midnight Ride of Cyclocross, the 1st race of my 2nd CX season. I’d come a long way in the year since my ride on the wheel of Helen […]More
She warned us back in the spring that we better not do anything silly for her on her 90th birthday. It was a warning we never intended to heed. How do you NOT celebrate someone so awesome? Much has transpired since I first wrote about The Original Badass Betty. There are more mornings where she isn’t able to […]More
Hello. It’s been a while. A few years ago, I decided that I’d spent too many years wishing I could sing, so I started taking voice lessons. If you’ve ever been told and believed you had a horrible voice, this is humbling. In addition to learning that I’m an alto and don’t actually have a […]More