Ms. Cheatham provides a wide range of leadership and strategic coaching and consulting to entrepreneurial and nonprofit leaders and volunteers. Focus areas include leadership coaching, strategic and business planning, board development, collaboration and organizational development. She has also developed and facilitated award-winning leadership and coaching programs for entrepreneurs and non-profit leaders. Ms. Cheatham is a frequent speaker and program moderator as an expert on topics including leadership, governance, planning, and social enterprise. Ms. Cheatham is trained in peer-based coaching and is a seasoned facilitator.
Ms. Cheatham’s experience includes serving as VP of Consulting at the Georgia Center for Nonprofits and management consulting with Bain & Company where her work included strategic consulting for dozens of companies. Ms. Cheatham was Venture Catalyst and Director of Business Development at the Advanced Technology Development Center, a nationally recognized technology incubator affiliated with Georgia Tech where she coached entrepreneurial leaders on all aspects of their business and leadership and connected them to investors and value-add resources.
Ms. Cheatham is a leader in the community through service as an Elder at North Avenue Presbyterian Church including serving as a member of the Leadership committee where she provided support and coaching to elders and deacons. She serves on the boards of Leap Year and Atlanta Youth Tennis Educational Foundation (AYTEF).
Tennis, travel, hiking and going to as many state and national parks as I can
Thai food, Asian food, trying new recipes and of course ice cream
James Taylor, I am a Carolina (UNC) girl
The Sound of Music although my family gets annoyed when I make them watch it most every year
Carrying a lot of balls at the same time on and off the court
Schitts Creek series
Pride & Prejudice (Jane Austin)
“Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.”
is motivated to grow as a leader and to grow the impact of their organization.
Helping business and social entrepreneurs to pursue their dreams and to create a strong roadmap to make them happen.
Quick to understand the situation and the person.
Live life courageously to fully develop and use your God given talents to make a positive impact personally and professionally.
Making an impact in the lives of my friends, family, clients, colleagues and community through my care for others and through my actions.