Aligned Leadership Academy CEO ~ former NCO Israeli Defense Force (IDF), Military Intelligence ~ International Speaker ~ Author
Showing you how to develop and lead High-Performance Teams
Karen’s most requested clients:  Healthcare, Finance, Insurance, Technology, Real Estate

Member Contact

Email: drj@drkarenjacobson.com Website: www.drkarenjacobson.com 

Phone:  (480)447-6463

 Note: Clients are invited to contact our members directly (contact info listed above) or contact Info@WomenVeteranSpeakers.com 240-298-3940

Speaker Video



  • Business Development & Personal Development
  • Productivity & Peak Performance
  • Change Management
  • Coaching & Mentoring / Executive Coaching
  • Conflict Management
  • Corporate Trainer
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Facilitator
  • Leadership
  • Managing Multi-generational Workforce
  • Presentation Skills,
  • Stress Management
  • Team Building
  • Workplace Communication

Client list

  • Allergan
  • Texas Healthcare Association
  • First Transit
  • PDG-Professional Development Group
  • International Titanium Association
  • Clarence Edison Fikes Co
  • BMO Harris Bank
  • Edward Jones
  • Society of Information Management
  • MPI
  • SGMP
  • AZ Marketing Association
  • TPDN
  • Mensa

Member Profile

Former Israeli Military Commander, Doctor, Speaker, Author, Champion Ballroom Dancer

What these have in common isn’t the what, it’s the WHO.  Dr. Karen Jacobson integrates her diverse background into her personal brand as a Keynote Speaker into corporate events, state and national conferences, including leadership and team training.

With more than 30 years of training experience, Dr. Karen mesmerizes audiences with her high-caliber presentation-style while relating her ground-breaking framework regarding communication in the face of adversity and arduous military training then later becoming an award-winning Ballroom dancer.

Dr. Jacobson is the president of Aligned Leadership Academy working with organizations to develop leaders and High-Performance Teams that are more effective, efficient and engaged. She is the author of Power Conversations, the first book in a series representing her “High-Performance Triad,” an effective strategy for creating YOUR highest edge. Your audience and teams will leave energized and armed with an arsenal of new skillsets and tools, to provide lasting transformation.

Dr. Jacobson believes your personal blueprint in life is rooted in your perception of the world, mindset, emotions and belief system. Her personal motto is “Design a life of possibility rather than limitation, a life of choice, not chance!”

Dr. Jacobson is a speaker and international Bestselling author. She has been featured as an expert, across various media outlets, including radio, TV and print.

Speaking Programs

Align Your Leadership for…

Karen offers customized Keynotes & Workshops for the following Align Your Leadership for Healthcare..Finance..Insurance..Technology..Real Estate

Your audience will 

  • Conquer a high-performer mindset that will keep them motivated towards success
  • Discover High-Performance strategies to create their competitive edge
  • Learn how to overcome 4 performance distractors to maintain focus and improve productivity

Talk to Me – Three Secrets to WIN the Inter-Generational Conversation Revealed (Workshop or Keynote)

Your audience will:    

  • Identify the Values, motivation and work ethics of the different generations for increased engagement
  • Discover how to share goals and connect with the different generations across the board
  • Gain tools to develop collaborative relationships leading to stronger teamwork and higher productivity

Hi-Tech or Hi-Touch? – Emotional Intelligence the language of Engagement (Workshop or Keynote)

Your audience will:    

  • Discover how to manage your hot buttons and control your emotions under pressure
  • Master your relationships, know when and when not to use emotion at work.
  • Gain the skills to motivate people and become a more effective leader.