Beverly Lutz, MBA

Associate Faculty Member

Bev has twenty-five years of experience as a corporate insider and over sixteen years as a consulting "outsider". Bev is also the cofounder and principal of The Legacy Center. The center helps individuals, organizations, and communities identify and preserve their non-financial legacies - those stories, values, lessons learned and questions asked, that are so important to share with current and future generations.


MBA - University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN
BA - Hamline University, St. Paul, MN

Master Certified Coach, International Coach Federation
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Professional Membership: 

International Coach Federation

Professional Practice: 

Bev specializes in organizational consulting and in individual and group coaching. Skilled in project leadership, facilitation, transitions and cross-functional perspectives, Bev's coaching and consulting practice has been supported almost entirely by referrals for over sixteen years. Her corporate clients have included the American Academy of Neurology, Honeywell, the Minnesota Workforce Center, 3M, the State of Minnesota Department of Administration, Bloomington Public Schools, the Anoka County Highway Department, Kroll Ontrack and the United States Postal Service. Her individual coaching practice has included clients from all areas of the United States as well as from Canada, Mexico and Europe.

Select Publications: 

Passion in the Workplace: Procreation or Co-creation? (Internal corporate publication and external newsletter)

Published Poetry:

Freed, Rachael. Women's Lives, Women's Legacies: Passing Your Beliefs and Blessings to Future Generations (Creating Your Own Spiritual-Ethical Will), Fairview Press, 2003.

Freed, Rachael. The Women's Legacies Workbook for the Busy Woman: Weaving Words of Wisdom and Blessing for Future Generations, Minerva Press, 2005.

Select Presentations: 

The Corporate Coaching Skills Clinic
DiSC©overing Styles
Beyond Empathic Listening: New Tools for Teaming and Customer Satisfaction
Presentation Skills for Leaders
Psychosocial Aspects of Retirement
Leadership Development: Challenging the Process-Encouraging the Heart (based on the work of Kouzes and Posner)
Schmoozing with Integrity
Everyday Creativity
Celebrate What's Right with the World
Networking for Introverts