Liz Vagenas, President & Executive Coach

Liz Vagenas is a former Human Resource Manager and Trainer with over 25 years of Staffing experience, serving as a leader of and consultant to corporations on a national and global level. As a former Vice President of Staffing and Development, Liz has managed multiple office locations for several corporations, serving as a corporate recruiter, staffing advisor and trainer. 

Liz has also coached individuals on a global level, helping them work through life transitions, personal relationships, loss of loved ones, relocations, career changes, and executive level corporate decisions.

In addition to her consultative and creative management expertise, Liz offers extensive knowledge in the areas of behavioral interviewing techniques, screening and selecting top candidates and evaluating current staffing processes. Liz has served on the Board of Directors for the Massachusetts Association of Staffing Services and The Boston Human Resource Association. She has served as an advisor to the Boston Public School System’s Job Placement Advisory Council, and her volunteer community involvement includes a membership with the Boston Minstrels Group, a singing organization that performs for homeless shelters in the city of Boston.


I have had the pleasure of working with Liz in many different capacities over the years. She has been a candidate, a client, a business partner, a personal coach, but lastly and most importantly, a friend. She has a passion for life and work, and is one of those rare people who has truly found that perfect union with her creation of Path Defined. It is there that she combines her intuitive people skills and hard work ethic to empower her clientele to find that same life balance.
Liz is one of the most well rounded individuals I have had the pleasure of knowing and her accomplishments in human resources and recruiting coupled with her nurturing nature set the foundation for her to be a wonderful and effective coach. In working with Liz, you will find a trustworthy and caring coach who can uncover the most important details and help you and your team re-focus on the right path. I have seen her do this many times over the years. To put it simply, Liz is the all around best person I have worked with and my business would not be the same without her.