I’m Marney Babbitt-Pierce, M.Ed.

Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator

Supporting leaders who want to lead with purpose and intention. 

Dare to Lead™ Training

Working with organizations across a wide range of sectors to implement Dare to Lead™ , an empirically based courage-building program based on the research of Dr. Brené Brown.

Atomic Habits Action Club

The choices we make each day impact our success achieving long term goals. If you are ready to learn more about yourself and take the next step towards meeting your goals, this Action Club is for you!

About Marney

Marney Babbitt-Pierce is passionate about helping others discover their greater potential through masterfully facilitated workshops and trainings. She combines her background in education with her love of activity and the outdoors to create fully engaging experiences for all participants.


The former Council Director of Girls on the Run of Northern Arizona, Marney has a depth of professional experience training and supporting volunteer coaches, and engaging donors to empower them to change the world, one girl at a time.


As a Certified Dare to Lead™ Facilitator, Marney is excited to share empirical evidence to help leaders live, lead, and change the world courageously.


“I really learned a lot from the workshop both personally and for the workplace. Thank you. I really liked that it was a lot of group work and conversations. I really appreciated the inclusive climate where everyone felt safe to share thoughts and feelings.”

-H.P.,  Master’s Student

“This was hard, but in a good way. I learned a lot about myself and learned positive ways to deal with tough situations.”

-T.B., 6th Grade Teacher

“Marney is very gentle and aware and is a great facilitator.”

-V.L., Non-profit Leader