Professional summary

Alise Cortez, PhD is a Learning and Development Consultant in Dallas. She designs and delivers professional and leadership development workshops, speaks on various related topics, and teaches Psychology courses at the University of Phoenix. She is also a Gallup-certified Strengths Coach and enjoys helping individuals achiever higher fulfillment and success in their work lives.

After completing undergraduate and graduate degrees in Liberal Studies, Alise earned a PhD in Human Development from Fielding Graduate University and focused her dissertation on engagement and personal meaning in work. Today, she is further developing her doctoral research on “modes of engagement,” conducting additional research and interviews on this topic. Her

Engagement overview

Preliminary discussions for objectives and desired outcomes, assessments (if applicable), assessment results reporting, printed materials, PPT, facilitation of training.


• Mary Kay
• HCK2 Partners
• Thrive
• Hockaday
• Canadian ISD
• Full Force Foundation
• IPI - Invest Pro
• Lipman Family Foundation
• Beckloff Pediatric
• Dallas Rotary Club Foundation