Faith Ralston, Executive Coach

About Faith

Faith Ralston, Ph.D. is a trusted adviser and executive coach to senior executives. She has 29 years of experience, helping leaders tackle the human dynamics of change. She works with healthcare organizations, fortune 1000 companies, gas and electric utilities cooperatives.


Faith is a much sought-after, motivational speaker who delights her audiences and delivers actionable ideas. She speaks at leadership conferences and professional association events.


She is the the author of three books including Play Your Best Hand, Emotions@Work, Hidden Dynamics and Dream Teams. Faith is also the creator of Play to your Strengths® Talent System and Assessments.


Faith has served as guest professor for St Thomas MBA programs, St Thomas Leadership programs, St Catherine Center for Sales Innovation and the University of MN Leadership Education and Anoka Hennepin Community College.


Faith Ralston has a Ph.D. in Adult Development from Union Institute in Cincinnati, Ohio; a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern University, Boston Mass; and a BA in English from Maryville College in Maryville, Tennessee.

Faith's Books for Leaders

Improve communication

Open up communication. Use fun, interactive games to improve communication and results. 

Resolve conflicts

Is your team struggling with conflict? Learn how to transform tension into productive energy.

Is your team struggling with conflict? Learn how to transform tension into positive, productive relationships.

Leverage talents

Discover the 4 talent types essential for great team performance. Help everyone contribute to team success.