Susan Dudley


Associate Regional Director at Advanced Boardroom Excellence and Founder/Director at Lilac Consultants, Susan has been coaching for over 16 years.  Specialising in supporting individuals and groups through the career transition process, using a person-centred thinking approach, to seek a balance between what ‘is important to and for’ a person and tools which allows the coachee to think deeply about their skills and gifts and identify those which might be useful.

Throughout her career Susan has been actively involved in large scale redundancy projects, working with the local HR Management teams to provide a seamless service including 1:1 coaching sessions, workshops, seminars and assisting with research. She provides these services to a number of corporate clients across various sectors including finance, utilities, telecoms, retail, not-for profit and the NHS.  Susan has worked with Advanced Boardroom Excellence and its heritage companies for over twenty years.  In 2019 Susan founded Lilac Consultants.

An Executive Coach and Mentor (ILM level 7), Member of the Institute of Leadership & Management (MInstLM), Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (MCIPD), Certificate in Counselling Skills, qualified psychometrician (BPS).

Involvement with KidsOut includes being a member of various event committees i.e.  Toy Box Ball  and  Question of Sport  UK wide on an annual basis and collecting Toys from supporting businesses for the Giving Tree.

“I am very much looking forward to continuing to support the work of the Charity and the Trustees in the future raising funds to support disadvantaged children who are staying in refuges throughout the country.”