Dr. Alise Cortez is a Chief Purpose Officer, Management Consultant, Inspirational Speaker, Author, Radio Host, and Social Scientist based in Dallas, Texas. Having developed her expertise within the Human Capital / Organizational Excellence industry over the last 20 years, today she is focused on enabling organizations to lead from purpose and create cultures anchored in meaning that inspire impassioned performance, meaningful engagement and fulfillment, while encouraging a devoted stay within the organization. For individuals, she also facilitates an online Catch Fire global community and various retreats to enable people hungry for a more meaningful and purposeful life to create it for themselves. Her radio program Working on Purpose is a thought leadership series to steward a future that where people are passionate about their work, inspirational leadership helps team members realize their greatness, and capitalism thrives while serving the highest causes. She’s the author of the book, Purpose Ignited: How Inspirational Leaders Unleash Passion and Elevate Cause and curator of Passionately Striving in Why: Women Who Persevere Mightily to Live Their Purpose.