About Sandy


Sandy Asch is the Principal of Alliance for Organizational Excellence LLC, the bestselling author of ROAR: How to Build a Resilient Organization the World Famous San Diego Zoo Way, an internationally recognized speaker, global consultant, best place to work expert, woman of influence and the architect of the Resilience at Work™ model.

Asch partners with companies globally to create workplaces that are passionate, focused, healthier, and resilient. 30,000 leaders in 350+ companies in 50 countries and 6 languages have implemented her strategies to win best place to work awards, navigate mergers and embrace change. Her clients include global brands such as Pepsi, Ecolab, San Diego Zoo, Harrah’s, LPL Financial, Universal Studios, Qualcomm, General Atomics, Morley Builders, Del Monte Foods, La Costa Resort, E&J Gallo Wineries and others.

Sandy’s presentations are rich in content and highly interactive to provoke deep thought, challenge old paradigms, stimulate meaningful dialogue and activate immediate application. She holds a master’s degree in Organizational Management and has taught graduate classes in Management, Organizational Behavior, and Human Resources.

She has lived on 4 continents at 42 addresses, and is the unbiased mother of an exceptional Senior at UC Berkeley Haas Business School. Recently married, she lives in Houston with her husband, best friend and soulmate, Eric.

Woman of Influence Award

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SHRM Recommended Speaker

Sandy is listed as a recommended speaker by the Society for Human Resource Management.