Eileen Coskey Fracchia
Eileen Coskey Fracchia
Founder and CEO
When she is not consulting, coaching clients, starting companies, volunteering or public speaking, Eileen can be found looking for an ocean view and loving up her dogs and any other dogs in her path.
Eileen Coskey Fracchia is the Founder and CEO of El Camino Group, LLC – a certified Women Owned Business Enterprise, specializing in strength-based leadership and professional development, supporting the growth and development of leaders, teams, and organizations. Eileen is passionate around building better leaders and leadership teams – in service of creating more inclusive, appreciative, and productive environments. She specializes in helping individuals and organizations realize their full potential and navigate their road to success.
Eileen is known as an expert in strategic and organizational effectiveness planning, executive and professional coaching, organizational and business consulting, business efficacy, and the development and implementation of customized learning solutions. Her clients come to El Camino Group when in search of optimizing their strengths, mitigating weaknesses, learning ways to leverage resources effectively, navigate change, lead and engage others. Her clients come from a broad spectrum of industries in both the profit and non-profit sectors including Facebook, Cathay Bank, ABC Disney, Coca-Cola, Netflix, Quora, HireRight, Russell Investments, Open Listings, CHLA, Layer One Labs, LMU, NBCUniversal, Accenture, EKO, AYSO, Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, and Lionsgate/Starz.
Beyond her work as a coaching expert and renowned speaker, Eileen is a Founding Fellow, Strategic Advisor and Thought Leader of the Institute of Coaching (IOC), a Harvard Medical School Affiliate, has served as a member of Loyola Marymount University’s teaching faculty in their Executive MBA program. She is a trusted presenter and facilitator on topics including Leading through Change, Building Strong and Collaborative Teams, Women in Leadership, Creating Inclusive and Appreciative Environments, Organizational and Leadership Efficacy, Finding Your Way Forward from Cancer, and other Life-Changing Events, and Bridging the Pay Equity Gap.
Prior to founding El Camino Group, Eileen’s ‘first career’ was as a successful line of business leader, organizational and talent development executive in the banking industry, which serves as rich experience that she brings to her work as a coaching and leadership practitioner. As Wells Fargo’s Senior Vice President and Head of Regional Development, Eileen managed Strategic, Organizational, Talent (Leader and Team Member) and Customer development in support of 50,000+ team members. She successfully navigated regional and enterprise strategic teams through four mergers and acquisitions. Taking on the EVP/Chief Learning Officer for The Marcus Buckingham Company, created the path to her ‘second career’ – which allowed her to gain broader access into the space of consulting and executive coaching.
Eileen is highly active in the community and is dedicated to using her skills and experiences to help others in need through her work as co-founder of the Women’s Leadership Network – women helping women through professional transition and crisis, member of the Board of Directors for JVS SoCal, UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center Foundation and Social Venture Partners. Additionally, El Camino Group includes community leadership and involvement in all their work, helping leaders and organizations become stronger internally and externally. Humanity on Set, an El Camino Group program, created in partnership with Gary Foster has a mission of integrating tested coaching and leadership philosophies with DEIB practices to bring about positive societal and cultural change – with a concentration in the space of entertainment production.
She holds a master’s degree in Executive Leadership from the University of San Diego Graduate School of Business, is a graduate of the Coaches Training Institute and is certified through the International Coach Federation.
Eileen and her husband Don live in Los Angeles along with their 2 dogs and are fortunate to have their children and grandchild living close by.