Laurie Gerber

Having it All Begins with Believing You Can

Head Coach at The Handel Group

Passionate about personal development, Laurie has been coaching individuals and groups for over 15 years. She holds a degree in Education and Political Science from Swarthmore College, and was certified to teach elementary school. Before enthusiastically joining the Handel Group®, Laurie owned and operated Partners with Parents, a tutoring and educational consulting business in New York City. Laurie is now Head Coach at Handel Group, an executive life coaching company. HG’s straightforward and innovative coaching methodology has changed the lives of thousands of private and corporate clients and has been taught in over 50 educational programs and institutes of learning including MIT and Stanford Graduate School of Business.  

Her professional and personal mission is to better the world by teaching people to tell the truth and pursue their dreams. Her focus is on maximizing clients’ ability to thrive across all areas of life–health, love, career, money, family, etc. Laurie spreads her message of empowerment through live international events,for groups ranging in size from intimate gatherings of 10 to large-scale events with 400+ attendees, including: monthly webinars on, Young Presidents’ Organization (NYC), IVY The Social University (NYC, Chicago, Los Angeles), Wanderlust (Vermont), Ellevate Network (Chicago), Soho House (Los Angeles, NYC), Knoll (Boston), Unplug Meditation (Los Angeles), Free People (Los Angeles, NYC) and the Marlene Meyerson Jewish Community Center (NYC). She has also appeared on MTV’s True Life Special: I’m Getting a Second Chance, A&E’s The Marriage Test, the Dr. Phil Show and the TODAY show.

Themes and Programs

Flagship Presentation:

Design Your Life®



The Art of Being Honest


Relationship and Dating:

The 3H’s Guide to Finding the One: Head, Heart and Hoo-ha TM  


Time Management:

Mastering Time


Money Management:

Manage Your Mind, Master Your Money