About

Who We Are

Dr. Timmins and Dr. Straughter are long-time college friends with 20 plus years of human resources experience, passion for organization development, college professors, spiritual leaders, executive coaches, and supporters of leading with your soul. We decided to combine our professional experience, values and perspectives to help others grow and learn in their leadership position.

Dr. Eileen Timmins

Eileen Timmins is a global Chief Human Resources Officer with extensive professional experience working with private equity, private company boards and serving as company fiduciary.

She is a highly skilled business partner with expertise in the areas of talent, leadership and strategy development, succession planning, executive and board compensation, diversity, benefits planning and oversight, global expansion strategies, including M&A, roll-ups, and enterprise talent development.

Dr. Alicia M. Straughter

Dr. Alicia M. Straughter’s professional background includes over 20 years in the not-for-profit industry as a Managing Director and Chief Operations Officer with a focus on organizational development, fundraising strategies, human resources, and event management. Dr. Alicia is an accomplished lead negotiator for multi-million-dollar employment contracts. She is well-known for her transformation leadership style and thought leadership in developing HR Departments from the ground up. 

Purpose of Podcast

The aim of the podcast is to provide quality conversations with professional leaders in corporate, not-for-profits, entertainment, and faith-based industries to discuss leadership, spirituality, belonging, business and many more thought-provoking topics. We will have discussions with ordinary people with extraordinary impact.

Technical Producer

William Haywood

Social Media Coordinator

Merriah Akindele

Recent Episodes

Listen to our podcast as we discuss our purpose for developing a podcast geared toward spirituality and leadership. Learn how we got started with Soul of a Leader podcast. We are excited to share with our viewers our passion for leading with your soul.

With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.

With Dr. Eileen & Dr. Alicia

Conversations with ordinary people, with extraordinary impact on strategies, success stories, spirituality and leadership.