MEET Dr. philecia c. avery

Philecia C. Avery, Pharm.D.


Transformational Growth Strategist| Healthcare Consultant| Keynote Speaker| Bringing Out Brilliance in Leaders Through Emotional Intelligance

Philecia Dayle, LLC, is led by Dr. Philecia C. Avery. Dr. Avery is an industry-recognized business and healthcare expert. She is a dynamic leadership and executive coach, consultant, facilitator, trainer and connector. 

Partnering with Dr. Avery provides you and your team a breath and depth of experience, knowledge and information, including: 

  • · Over 21 years of professional business and leadership experience 
  • · Expertise in creative and strategic problem solving, management and operations, program development and implementation, training and employee development
  • · Design and delivery of strategic and creative problem solving, award-winning execution and results
  • · Certified Emotional Intelligence Coach, utilizing of EQ-i 2.0 – the most widely used, validated assessment on emotional intelligence in the market today

Prior to founding her namesake company, Dr. Avery was the first woman and first African America Vice President of Pharmacy at The Kroger Co., leading a $10B, 2,200 pharmacy enterprise over 37 states. Also, a serial entrepreneur, her clients include individual leaders and teams of start-ups, small and large businesses. She is an innovator, trailblazer and strategic leader who believes in the power of purpose, people and planning. 

Philecia Dayle, LLC is uniquely qualified to bring an authentic approach to inclusive intentional leading with passion and purpose.

 You and Your Team- Better.

Dr. Avery is a member of several professional, service and leadership organizations including the American Pharmacist Association, Network of Executive Women, OH Diversity Council- Cincinnati Advisory Board, and Jack and Jill of America, Inc.- Associate, Phi Psi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Queen City (OH) Chapter of The Links, Inc., and Carrousels, Inc.   

Dr. Avery graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana’s College of Pharmacy, where she obtained her Doctor of Pharmacy Degree . It was there she was inducted into Phi Lambda Sigma Leadership Fraternity. A graduate of the Urban League of Greater Cincinnati’s African American Leadership Development Program, Cornell University Food Executive Program, and YWCA’s Rising Star and Leadership Class, additional accolades include Progressive Grocer 2012 Top Women in Grocery Award, Founding Member, KY/OH AMCP Affiliate, and past member of The Children’s Home of Cincinnati Young Professional Board, 2015 Most Influential Woman in OH Award, and the 2016 IMS Bernie Greenberg Award, a 2017 Wise Woman by 100 Wise Women of Cincinnati.

When not innovating and inspiring in the business world, Dr. Avery's  innovating in the kitchen as a self-proclaimed foodie.