Adair Cates || Founder and Coach at SummitX

Adair Cates is passionate about creating inspired workplaces. She has coached and trained front-line to executive-level leaders as a leadership consultant & coach in the software, healthcare, baby products and real estate industries for the last 8 years and written two self-improvement books, Live with Intention and Fully Engaged.

She has an MA in Training & Performance Improvement and is passionate about helping people bring their whole (and best!) selves to work.

She is fluent in Spanish, is a self-proclaimed inspiration junkie (ask her what self-improvement book she’s currently reading) and coconut milk latte enthusiast. Her favorite quote is “Be the change you wish to see in the world.”

​She lives in Atlanta with her husband, their toddler twin daughters, au pair, two dogs and a cat.