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Allison Garner, owner of Thoughtly, is both a practitioner and consumer of executive coaching and leadership development. With an impressive background that bridges engineering and business acumen, Allison specializes in supporting leaders to create high-performing teams. Her clients deeply value her ability to create a safe space for exploration, discovery, and growth.

With two decades of hands-on experience as a chemical engineer and vice president at a leading engineering firm, Allison has a proven track record of success in the global oil industry. This technical expertise, combined with her strategic insight, enables her to adeptly navigate complex business landscapes, launch startups, execute successful turnarounds, and resolve executive team dysfunction.

Allison’s dedication to leadership extends beyond her professional endeavors. She has been a committed community leader, serving on various Boards of Directors, including a decade-long tenure on the Oshkosh School Board. Married for 25 years with two wonderful children, Allison’s personal and professional life is a testament to her values of commitment, resilience, and service.

If you have been reading through my site and have noticed that you are excited about what you are seeing, I invite you to discover what could be possible for you!



  • B.S. - Chemical Engineering

  • M.B.A 

  • PCC - Professional Certified Coach (ICF)

  • Published Author 

  • TedX Speaker


  • Former Vice President of an engineering consulting firm

  • One of the world's experts in aromatics extraction technology

  • 10yr elected school board member 

    • Served as 

      • President

      • Vice President

      • Treasurer 

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