our team

The DCC team of industry experts has decades of experience serving clients in myriad global sectors: including healthcare, technology, manufacturing, financial services, oil and gas, and entertainment. We actively partner with organizations to help re-engage the heart and soul of work from the inside out — because transformative business growth in the long-term demands successful, inspired individuals in the now.

David A. Couper, MA

David A. Couper, MA

CEO and FOUNDER -- David Couper brings over two decades of experience in large-scale organizational restructuring, strategic transformation, performance effectiveness, leadership development,…

Julie Klingel, MA

Julie Klingel, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH/TALENT MANAGEMENT CONSULTANT -- Julie Klingel is a leadership consultant and executive coach. For the past 12 years, she has been a Faculty member at the University…

John James Darnell

John James Darnell

VP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT -- John James Darnell brings over 15 years’ of Sales Management, Business Development and Marketing to the David Couper Consulting business development team.…

Nicola Albini, MA, JD

Nicola Albini, MA, JD

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Nicola Albini brings 15 years’ business experience to individual and organizational coaching clients, primarily leaders in business and elite athletics in North…

Florentina Alden, MA

Florentina Alden, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Florentina Nita-Alden comes to the field of executive coaching with 15 years of experience in the entertainment industry and life and wellness coaching. Florentina…

Dror Amir, MBA, MA

Dror Amir, MBA, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Dror Amir brings over 25 years of experience in leadership development, executive consulting & information technologies. He is the founder and lead consultant of…

Michael Anderson, MBA

Michael Anderson, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Michael Anderson is a seasoned international entrepreneur and executive / business coach. Over the last 20 years, he has founded three successful software companies…

Karen Baez

Karen Baez

EXECUTIVE COACH -- As a coach and facilitator focused on sales and business development, Karen Baez has spent her 25 years, international career founding, operating and selling businesses…

Bristol Baughan

Bristol Baughan

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Bristol Baughan is an Emmy-winning and Oscar-Nominated filmmaker, author, and professional and personal coach. She founded Inner Astronauts to support people in personal…

Noushin Bayat, MA, MPH

Noushin Bayat, MA, MPH

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Noushin Bayat brings over 10 years of experience as a public health and human capital consultant, working in a variety of training and development projects within…

Bob Belknap, MA

Bob Belknap, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Bob Belknap brings over 35 years of line management, consulting, and coaching experience involving complex business and human performance issues across a broad range…

Deb Berman

Deb Berman

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Deb Berman’s coaching style is about balance –practical, behavioral goal-setting balanced with discovery of ideas, dreams and possibilities; compassionate, nurturing,…

Richard Best, M. Ed, CMC

Richard Best, M. Ed, CMC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Richard Best serves as a Certified Master Coach to senior executives and high potential up-and-comers. Using an evidence-based practice and neuroscience, the coachee…

Tom Boyer, MA

Tom Boyer, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Dedicated to assisting individuals and companies in achieving meaningful, rewarding and profitable results, Tom Boyer is a consultant, transformational coach and…

Leslie Boyer, MA

Leslie Boyer, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Leslie Boyer’s desire to bring sustainable change to her clients is founded in her lifelong love of learning. For over three decades, Leslie has traveled the globe…

Lynnea Brinkerhoff, MA

Lynnea Brinkerhoff, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Lynnea Brinkerhoff brings 25 years serving hospitality, healthcare, professional services, and telecommunications in operational and strategic roles as an International…

Maria Josefina Calderon

Maria Josefina Calderon

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Maria Josefina brings over 25 years of experience working with corporations and individuals in the organization and delivery of enterprise-wide management development…

Monica Calenti

Monica Calenti

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Monica Calenti has over 30 years of corporate business experience. She has worked in large multinational corporations and international advertising agencies, leading…

Corena Chase

Corena Chase

As an Executive Coach, Corena tailors tools to individual strengths and needs. She has a unique background, starting as an actor. Corena saw this experience as invaluable to supporting…

Plum Cluverius, PCC

Plum Cluverius, PCC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Plum Cluverius brings over thirty years experience in leadership and organization development and 14 years experience as an executive coach with specific expertise…

Andrew Cohn

Andrew Cohn

EXECUTIVE COACH -- For over 20 years, Andrew Cohn has worked globally as a consultant, facilitator, coach and problem-solver for businesses and individuals. Andrew’s work improves…

Fiona Deal

Fiona Deal

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Fiona Deal is an experienced and award-winning HR and OD consultant, facilitator, coach and leadership/management development trainer. She now works independently,…

Sherri Dettmer Cannon

Sherri Dettmer Cannon

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Sherri Dettmer Cannon brings 20+ years of experience partnering with clients in order to: build organizational productivity and morale by effectively leveraging individual…

Laura Dewey, MA

Laura Dewey, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Laura Dewey continuously broke glass ceilings by being the first female general manager, multi-unit leader, and partner of a leading restaurant company once considered…

Patricia Echeverria, MA

Patricia Echeverria, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Patricia Echeverria brings seven years of experience designing transformation for individual and organizational change. As a facilitator, coach, and innovation consultant,…

Mariette Edwards

Mariette Edwards

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Mariette Edwards has a twenty-year track record positioning hundreds of high achieving executives, producers, directors and creative professionals to reach their…

John Fletcher, MBA, FACHE

John Fletcher, MBA, FACHE

EXECUTIVE COACH -- John Fletcher is a Healthcare innovator and leader based in Seattle, Washington. His experience includes over 30 years in executive leadership with Providence Health…

Jodi Flynn, PCC

Jodi Flynn, PCC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jodi Flynn comes with 10 years corporate experience in the area of Mutual Fund Operations. As an Assistant Vice President in charge of Corporate Quality and Shareholder…

Jason Frahm

Jason Frahm

MEDITATION AND MINDFULNESS EXPERT AND GUIDE -- Over the last 15 years, Jason Frahm has created and maintained a daily meditation and mindfulness practice with the added support of two…

Carolyn Freyer-Jones, MA

Carolyn Freyer-Jones, MA

FACILITATOR--Carolyn Freyer-Jones, M.A., has been coaching men and women in creating greater success, joy, and fulfillment for over 15 years. One of the highlights of her work is supporting…

Jere Friedman

Jere Friedman

Jere Friedman weaves together a lifetime of business, legal, and entrepreneurial skills and training along with artistic expression and creativity to create a dynamic coaching experience…

Ellen Friedman, PT, MA

Ellen Friedman, PT, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Ellen Friedman’s coaching facilitates transformation in the healthcare workplace through working with leaders on their specific challenges in a dynamic environment…

Janice Ganann, M. Ed

Janice Ganann, M. Ed

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Janice Ganann possesses over twenty years of corporate business experience in leadership roles, and her expertise includes leadership effectiveness, organizational…

Mary Lee Gannon, ACC, CAE

Mary Lee Gannon, ACC, CAE

EXECUTIVE COACH and CONSULTANT -- Mary Lee Gannon is an award winning certified coach, management development expert and author who helps leaders position their 'Executive Leadership…

Judith Glova

Judith Glova

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Judi Glova brings more than 20 years of experience in the corporate world to her firm, Pinnacle Coaching & Consulting, LLC (a woman owned business). Working at a…

Deborah Goldberg, MBA

Deborah Goldberg, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Deborah Goldberg brings over 15 years of Sales, Marketing and International Business experience to her executive coaching practice. Deborah has worked with Fortune…

Howard Graman, MD, FACP, FAACH

Howard Graman, MD, FACP, FAACH

EXECUTIVE COACH/HEALTHCARE CONSULTANT -- Howard Graman is a seasoned physician executive with extensive experience in clinical transformational change and large multi-specialty physician…

Rebekah S. Green

Rebekah S. Green

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Rebekah Green brings over 15 years of strategic experience specializing in organizational effectiveness, breakthrough efficiency, high-level communication, employee…

Christine Hazen Molina

Christine Hazen Molina

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Christine Hazen Molina is the founder and principal of Heartfelt Workforce + Lifeforce. Her unique consulting practice emanates from her passion and commitment to…

Jennifer Herrera, MA

Jennifer Herrera, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jennifer Herrera is a creative and people-centered leader with over twenty years’ experience in the corporate sector focused on leadership development, business…

Joan Hoedel

Joan Hoedel

Joan’s background enabled her to work in various leadership roles throughout her thirty-year career before launching her own international coaching business. As a Registered Nurse,…

Christina Hutto, MA

Christina Hutto, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Christina Hutto brings over 14 years of experience as a professional executive coach and a marketing expert. She has launched two companies and is the founder and…

Johanna Jenkins, M.A., L.C.S.W.

Johanna Jenkins, M.A., L.C.S.W.

Devoted to promoting lifelong growth in herself and others, Johanna’s expertise is informed by 25 years of experience coaching and counseling individuals from all walks of life. As…

Maddisen K. Krown, MA

Maddisen K. Krown, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH and PROFESSIONAL FACILITATOR -- Maddisen K. Krown is a highly experienced and seasoned coach and learning & training specialist. Her primary mission is to lead, engage,…

Richard Kean, MA

Richard Kean, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Richard Kean brings 30+ years of experience and background in sales team leadership in the Paper, Oil and Gas, and Power industry. Selling to Fortune 500 companies…

Philippa Kennealy, MD

Philippa Kennealy, MD

EXECUTIVE COACH -- President and founder of The Entrepreneurial MD, a physician professional development and business coaching company. Philippa Kennealy is a family physician and physician…

Jeffrey Klubeck, MA

Jeffrey Klubeck, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jeffrey Klubeck has over 15 years of experience serving the Organizational Development needs of organizations of all sizes. In 2006, he founded Get A Klu, Inc., an…

Veronica Krestow, MA

Veronica Krestow, MA

TRANSFORMATIONAL COACH & MINDFULNESS MENTOR -- For over a decade, Veronica Krestow has been facilitating transformation in groups and individuals internationally. She is the author…

Katie Kruft, MA

Katie Kruft, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Katie Kruft brings 17 years of hospitality industry experience to her executive coaching practice. Currently she is Executive Vice President of Zislis Group, a dynamic…

Christopher Kuntzsch

Christopher Kuntzsch

EXECUTIVE COACH -- For over a decade, Christopher Kuntzsch has been a leadership coach, consultant, and facilitator. He was Director of Coaching Services for Steve Dudley Associates,…

Nancy Lin, MBA

Nancy Lin, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Nancy Lin brings to her executive coaching a strong understanding of business, having worked in product and corporate marketing for Yahoo!, DHL, Kensington Technology,…

Erik Mazziotta

Erik Mazziotta

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Erik Mazziotta is a leadership consultant and executive coach with strong business acumen and expertise in strategic planning, leading change and enterprise management.…

Freeman Michaels, MA

Freeman Michaels, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- For over 20 years Freeman Michaels has been a student of excellence, personal growth and human potential, consuming everything he could get his hands on regarding…

Ed Miller, MBA

Ed Miller, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Ed Miller brings over 25 years of experience in coaching, management, and consulting to his work with executives. Prior to coaching and consulting, Ed was Business…

Clara Naum, MA

Clara Naum, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Clara Naum brings over 20 years of experience working with corporations and individuals, as well as being an executive coach and consultant, offering a unique balance…

Wendy Newman, MA

Wendy Newman, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Noted as one of the top personal and business coaches in North America, Wendy Newman brings three decades of experience in business strategy and consulting, executive…

Ondine Norman, PCC

Ondine Norman, PCC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Ondine Norman began her career as a licensed psychotherapist. After delving deeply into providing therapy for individuals, couples and groups, she decided to move…

Jennifer Packett, MOT OTR/L, MA

Jennifer Packett, MOT OTR/L, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jennifer Packett is a gifted Transformational Coach, Healer, Public Speaker and Workshop Facilitator. Combining professional coaching, spiritual psychology, energy…

David Paul, MD, PhD

David Paul, MD, PhD

BOARD OF ADVISORS, SENIOR EXECUTIVE COACH, CURRICULUM DESIGNER -- David Paul brings over 42 years of experience as a physician leader, educator, and healthcare industry executive, including…

Bonnie Paul, PhD

Bonnie Paul, PhD

BOARD OF ADVISORS, SENIOR EXECUTIVE COACH and CURRICULUM DESIGNER -- Bonnie Paul brings over 25 years of experience working in the industry and technology sectors as well as being an…

Colette Pellissier, CPCC, ACC

Colette Pellissier, CPCC, ACC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Colette Pellissier shares more than two decades of Fortune 100 organizational consulting, leadership development and executive coaching experience through her professional…

Anna Percy-Davis

Anna Percy-Davis

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Anna Percy-Davis does everything she can to help people be confident, find their motivation and to communicate effectively, in other words to be the very best versions…

Wilbur Pike, MA

Wilbur Pike, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Wilbur Pike brings over 33 years of experience across a wide range of industries, resulting from his private practice as well as full time assignments within several…

Sharon Rich, PCC, CPBA

Sharon Rich, PCC, CPBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Sharon Rich facilitates the smooth, accelerated and sustainable growth of organizations by facilitating essential conversations that clarify direction, solidify teamwork,…

Carol Roldan

Carol Roldan

PROJECT COORDINATOR -- Carol Roldan brings over 15 years of experience leading projects and supporting project managers in the delivery of projects. Carol’s philosophy combines an…

Rohini Ross

Rohini Ross

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Rohini Ross has over 11 years experience as a leadership consultant and coach. She supports leaders in achieving optimum performance by leveraging the human potential…

Carla Rotering, MD, MA

Carla Rotering, MD, MA

BOARD OF ADVISORS, EXECUTIVE COACH and CURRICULUM DESIGNER -- Dr. Rotering has practiced Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Banner Thunderbird Medical Center in Phoenix since 1990…

Lloyd Sargeant

Lloyd Sargeant

EXECUTIVE COACH and SALES TRAINER -- Lloyd Sargeant is a mortgage banking sales and marketing executive with almost forty years of experience in growing and leading sales organizations.…

Lawrence Schecter, MD

Lawrence Schecter, MD

EXECUTIVE COACH/CONSULTANT -- Dr. Schecter hails from Philadelphia, the land of cheese steaks and hoagies. He developed his love of surgery soon after graduating from Dickinson College…

John Scherer, MDiv, PhD

John Scherer, MDiv, PhD

KEY LEADERSHIP TEAM -- John Scherer brings over 40 years of experience in consulting leaders and their organizations specializing in organization effectiveness, conflict resolution…

Donna Schilder, MCC

Donna Schilder, MCC

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Donna Schilder is a Master Certified Coach (MCC) who has been advising Executives for over 20 years. Donna works to help leaders move forward quickly and efficiently…

Maxine Shapiro

Maxine Shapiro

EXECUTIVE COACH/TRAINER -- Maxine Shapiro is a vibrant coach, training professional and speaker whose quick wit and passion for excellence has created a national demand for her “Inside…

Cheng Shiowjiuan, PhD

Cheng Shiowjiuan, PhD

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Cheng Shiowjiuan is an ICF Associate Certified Coach and a Senior Action Learning Coach of the World Institute for Action Learning (WIAL). She is the CEO of Action…

Barney Singer, MA

Barney Singer, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Barney Singer brings more than 30 years of experience as an attorney, advocate, professor, non-profit executive and coach in the public and private sectors in the…

Ryan Siskow, MA

Ryan Siskow, MA

CONSULTANT -- Ryan Siskow is a People and Organizational Capability Consultant, Social Media Strategist and Author with over 15 years of progressive experience facilitating positive…

Lynne Snyder, RN, MA

Lynne Snyder, RN, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Lynne Snyder brings over 27 years of experience as a clinical nursing director, managing more than a $15,000,000/year budget, with over 150 employees. She has coached…

Candy Spitzer, DSS, MA

Candy Spitzer, DSS, MA

Candy Spitzer brings over 30 years of experience in business, leadership, large-scale high visibility project management, government agencies, real estate and accounting. As the founder…

Nancy  Staack, MA

Nancy Staack, MA

TALENT ACQUISITION CONSULTANT -- Nancy Staack possesses over three decades of diverse professional experience that includes large and small corporate business, employee benefit plan…

Nancy Steiger, MS

Nancy Steiger, MS

Nancy is a visionary mission driven leader who creates outstanding outcomes by creating high-performing teams, partnering and collaborating with all stakeholders from Board Members,…

Amy Steinbinder, PhD, RN

Amy Steinbinder, PhD, RN

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Amy Steinbinder’s seven-year consulting practice builds on her 25 years of proven leadership experience in healthcare organizations. She is an established organizational…

Mona Strehler

Mona Strehler

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Mona Strehler brings over 12 years experience as an HR Consultant and Leadership/Career Coach. She has worked with such clients as Cedars Sinai, Alpha Therapeutics,…

Daisy Swan, MA, CPCC

Daisy Swan, MA, CPCC

EXECUTIVE COACH/MEDITATION INSTRUCTOR -- Daisy Swan, MA, CPCC, career expert, strategist, coach, counselor, and meditation instructor has assisted thousands of clients over the past…

Cindra Syverson

Cindra Syverson

BOARD OF ADVISORS -- Cindra Syverson is a Healthcare Executive and Human Resources Change Management Expert who has led highly complex, multi-billion dollar, 50,000+ employee organizations…

Peter Tatchell, MBA

Peter Tatchell, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH and TRAINER -- Peter Tatchell’s practical business experience spans a number of different fields including retail, advertising, sales, and education. He is the Lead…

Robert Thompson

Robert Thompson

EXECUTIVE COACH/LEADERSHIP EXPERT -- Like you, leadership expert, CEO and executive coach Robert Thompson has seen the word leadership defined in many ways over the years. Is it about…

Karen Turner

Karen Turner

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Karen Turner brings over 25 years of experience in business, including leading large projects in healthcare, financial services and software domains. Karen has led…

Marika van Adelsberg, MA, MFT

Marika van Adelsberg, MA, MFT

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Marika van Adelsberg brings to her coaching practice over 35 years of owning her own award-winning design business, servicing a broad range of clientele in entertainment,…

Rodrigo Vásquez, MBA

Rodrigo Vásquez, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Rodrigo Vázquez brings over 15 years of New Business and Product Development, Marketing and Sales, Alliances Development and Key Account Management experience to…

Renata Veloso Antunes

Renata Veloso Antunes

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Renata Veloso Antunes has 13 years of professional experience as Entrepreneur and Business Consultant, having performed in the following areas: knowledge brokerage;…

Jeanne Verger, MA

Jeanne Verger, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jeanne Verger combines a unique blend of visionary leadership and executive business acumen, holding roles as Director of Advertising and Creative Services for over…

James Wakefield

James Wakefield

EXECUTIVE COORDINATOR -- James Wakefield brings over 12 years of Executive business support and Office Management to the team. As the Executive Coordinator, James works directly with…

Jennifer Wallace, MA

Jennifer Wallace, MA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Jennifer Wallace is an executive coach and leadership consultant with 15 years of experience in leadership and management. Hallmarks of her leadership style include…

Julie Weix

Julie Weix

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Julie Weix is passionate about coaching people to live the lives they desire, fully aligned with their values. During her 15 years at Kraft Foods, Julie partnered…

Helane Wilbourne, MBA

Helane Wilbourne, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Helane Wilbourne brings over 20 years experience in human resources, organizational effectiveness, and business coaching including leading change management, strategic…

Edie Willey

Edie Willey

Edie Willey brings over 20 years’ as an organizational development consultant, leadership development advisor and facilitator, and executive coach to individuals, teams and organizations.…

Ilene Winston, SPHR, MBA

Ilene Winston, SPHR, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Ilene Winston is a dynamic, highly accomplished Coach, Trainer and Strategic Human Resources Professional with wide-ranging experience in all areas of Human Resources…

Louisa Wu, MS, MA, MBA

Louisa Wu, MS, MA, MBA

EXECUTIVE COACH -- Louisa Wu has over 10 years experience in international banking as a Managing Director at CIBC Development Bank of Singapore and Vice President at Lehman Brothers…