Our Team

Cole Consulting is comprised of a core team of dedicated, passionate individuals who work closely with Peter to support the needs of each of our clients.

Peter also works with a consortium of like-minded, committed and experienced professionals who are dedicated to helping organizations adapt to a rapidly changing world.  These partnerships further support Cole Consulting’s ability to create a completely customized approach.  They are listed below the Cole Consulting team.

Alexa Cole, Principal, Trainer & Coach

Alexa Cole

Alexa has been working with Cole Consulting since 2005. Based on the West Coast, Alexa works to bridge Cole Consulting’s clientele across the national landscape, helps develop systems and processes, assists with trainings and Leadership Coaching. Alexa holds a Masters Certificate in Mediation from Champlain College of Vermont, a Master Reiki certification, and has received coaching training from New Ventures West. She graduated with a B.A. Honors in Women’s Health, and works primarily with women managers striving to find their voice both at home and at work. Alexa lives in beautiful Sonoma County and enjoys hiking, meeting new people, and cooking with friends.

Read more about Alexa on her website: www.alexacoleconsulting.com

Lynn Alpeter, Associate, Co-facilitator & Marketing Maven 


Lynn joined the Cole Consulting team in the fall of 2014. She provides project support and research for the diverse clients of Cole Consulting. She brings over 20 years of marketing and project management experience to our team and holds a BS in Marketing from Miami of Ohio. Lynn’s business passions are positive psychology, processes and branding in that order. When she is not working with Peter she is providing Marketing Consulting and Coaching to small businesses owners. She enjoys tapping into people’s strengths and infusing positive energy to help them achieve their goals. Lynn lives in Charlotte, VT with her husband, two teenagers, two dogs, a rabbit and 12 chickens. She loves learning new things, yoga, hiking and gardening!

Read more about Lynn on her LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/pub/lynn-alpeter

Naomi Keepin, Bookkeeper

We are thrilled to have found Naomi Keepin and welcome her to our team as a part-time Bookkeeper and HR coordinator. Following professionally in her mother’s footsteps, Naomi began her bookkeeping career while still in high school. After graduating from Mills College in Oakland, California with a B.A. in Economics, Naomi specialized in accounting work for non-profits. She has continued that work with an added emphasis on small business and fiduciary accounting. A Vermont native, she has recently returned to New England to pursue the second decade of her career while remaining close to her family, her gardens, and the mountains of her home.

Read more about Naomi on her website: http://www.naomikeepin.com/


Cole Consulting Partnerships


 Miro Group
 Miro Group

Chris Wahl – an ICF Master Certified Coach who created and founded the Leadership Coaching Program at Georgetown University. Chris offers executive, leadership, and team coaching, as well as tailored retreats for clients.

Cornerstone Consulting

Marlene Dailey – Leadership Coach and Oranizational Consultant

Fare Resources

Gabriel Cole, Oliver McGinnis, Gavin Crynes – food management company that combines smart design, responsible food and empowered people to create healthy, sustainable food programs at companies and institutions.

Jablon Consulting

Judy Jablon – Coaching, Consulting, Facilitation & Professional Development

Tupelo Group

Dean Lea, Tim King & Bonnie Walker – organizational and leadership development consultants specializing in quality improvement, coaching and systems-based solutions.

Vermont Small Business Accelerators

Erin Desautels – Leveraging relationships to build you business

Maria Sirois, Psy. D. – Inspirational speaker, consultant, and licensed clinical psychologist specializing in wellness and positive psychology.