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Advancing Leadership & Teams

I truly believe that every person, every leader, every team - has talent to offer and strengths to build upon. And when we tap everyone's full potential, not only can they be the best version of themselves, but they are able to perform and get great results.


Growth Partners Consulting (GPC) is a leadership and team development consulting firm. GPC provides coaching, assessments, training, and facilitation.


Great teams learn together and evolve over time.

GPC provides skilled training and facilitation centered on the principles of team development.

Whether virtual or face-to-face, the basics are the same. All teams must communicate well and have defined goals, clear roles, productive conflict, and routine debriefs. Contact GPC today to learn more about how to build the skills you and your team need to get the results you want.


Coaching is a one-on-one engagement dedicated to advancing an individual’s development. Frequently,  clients seek out coaching to get “unstuck” in life or career, establish healthy work/life choices, take their leadership to the next level, or simply find joy again in their work.


Assessments are used to help leaders better understand themselves and others. GPC offers both a 360 degree evaluation as well as an individual behavioral assessment designed to provide insight and strategies to take leadership to the next level.

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Amy is a credentialed coach with the International Coaching Federation and holds a Senior Professional in Human Resources Certification.


Amy Drader (she/her)   


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Growth Partners Consulting (GPC) is led by Amy Drader, a seasoned leadership and team development professional with 20 years experience.


Amy knows first-hand the joys and challenges of leadership after having held a variety of leadership roles in the public and private sector, ranging from front-line supervisor to operations chief. She recently spent five years working in non profit healthcare at an academic institution training and coaching physicians, nurses, and administrators in leadership and team development practices. Amy’s LinkedIn Profile includes a detailed history of her work experience.

She is an expert facilitator of training and specializes in leading change, teamwork, effective communication, and presentation skills. Amy is a credentialed coach and works one-on-one with individuals to maximize their strengths, gain new insight, and achieve their personal and professional goals while enhancing their well-being.

Amy's writing has been featured in Fast Company and Insights for Professionals and she publishes a weekly blog dedicated to leadership, team performance, and workplace well-being. 


Her credentials include a BA in Communication Studies and an MA in Human Resource Development. She is a certified coach with the International Coaching Federation and has a Senior Professional in Human Resources certification with the HR Certification Institute. 

In addition, Amy served in the Peace Corps as a Community Development Volunteer in the Republic of Macedonia. She worked alongside local leaders focusing on women's health. Amy is passionate about service and giving back.


Amy lives in Washington, DC with her husband, son, and daughter and is an enthusiastic gardener and cook.


What People Say

"Amy consistently provides specific, actionable guidance for challenging situations. I always leave her sessions energized and inspired. She follows best practices for adult learners, runs efficient sessions, and provides helpful resources to take away. She has helped shape scores of leaders across our organization, myself included."  

Jessica Herstek, MD 
Chief Medical Informatics Officer

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