Plum Cluverius, PCC | David Couper Consulting

Plum Cluverius, PCC

career background

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 in intensive leadership development programs, ontological coaching, transformational change, strengths-based leadership, whole system change, communication, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence, time management, transition, team development and group facilitation.

She is founder and President of Vedere Consulting LLC, where she is a catalyst for creative change in her clients and their organizations as an executive coach, facilitator and consultant. A combination of an open and relaxed coaching and facilitation style quickly builds client trust as well as the capacity to be both supportive and challenging. Clients and their supervisors consistently report significant, sometimes dramatic, results.

Plum serves on the adjunct faculty for the Federal Executive Institute, where she facilitates executive groups and coaches executives individually in FEI’s signature Leadership in a Democratic Society program, and coaches for the Executive Education component of the University of Richmond’s Robins School of Business. She is also an executive coach for Non-Profit Learning Point’s 360+ Coaching program and the University of Virginia’s Center for Executive Development. Previously she has also worked as a senior organization development consultant at Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield (then Trigon) and as a trainer/consultant for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Human Resource Management where she co-designed and facilitated the Commonwealth Management Institute.


Development in a broad range of personal and leadership areas--including communication, conflict resolution, group development, strategic planning, coaching, experiential education, assessments, leadership, and emotional intelligence. Certifications: Professional Certified Coach, International Coach Federation; Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, The Leadership Circle 360 assessment, the Conflict Dynamics Profile, the EQ in Action Profile, William Bridges Transitions workshop

industry background & education

Expertise in healthcare, health insurance, government, corporations, educational institutions, small businesses and non-profits, Bachelors Degree in Sociology and History, Virginia Tech; Masters in the Applied Behavioral Sciences, Whitworth College and the Leadership Institute of Seattle

noted accomplishments

  • International Coach Federation of Greater Richmond, President, 2011-2012, Past President, 2013, Board member 2009-2010
  • National Association of Women Business Owners, Richmond Chapter, Women of Excellence Award, 2009
  • Association of Psychological Type International, Southeast Regional New Chapter Leaders Award, 2002, Excellence in Chapter Leadership Award, 2005, President of the Richmond, Virginia Chapter, 1999.