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Lynn Adams
Lynn Adams is the Program Director of the Institute for Transformational Leadership at Georgetown University’s School of Continuing Studies. In this role, Lynn oversees the programs operations and curricular development of the Certificate in Leadership Coaching, the Executive Certificate ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-525 Health Coaching Practicum

Gary Altman
Gary Altman, Esq. Gary Altman, Esq. is the Founder and Principal Attorney of the estate planning law firm, Altman & Associates, where he has been serving the Washington metropolitan area, practicing law since 1980 and estate planning since 1988. A nationally ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-024 Estate Tax Planning

Vlad Babin
Vlad Babin has almost twenty years of experience in the financial world, including bank regulation, investment banking, corporate finance, asset management, brokerage, retail banking, and insurance.  For more than six years he worked for an international investment bank on Wall ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-504 International Finance

James Baisey
Professor Jim Baisey is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Maryland and holds an MBA from Central Michigan University. He has been an adjunct lecturer with the McDonough School of Business and the Center for Continuing & Professional Education ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-033 Business Accounting

Shashi Bellamkonda
Shashi Bellamkonda, speaker and digital marketing expert, is the Vice-President, Digital Marketing at The Bozzuto Group, whose mission is to be "the best real estate company in America". Bellamkonda is also an adjunct faculty at the Georgetown University Center for ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-732 Social, Mobile and Search Marketing

James Belyeu
Rey Belyeu, CFP® Rey Belyeu is President and managing member of Cornerstone Financial Advisors, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisory firm focused on comprehensive wealth management since 2002 and located in Winter Park, Florida.  His clients are primarily high net worth ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-025 Capstone Course in Financial Planning

Benjamin Bengfort
Benjamin is an adjunct faculty at Georgetown University. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Computer Science at The University of Maryland at College Park, working on natural language question and answer systems.Previously, he was a data scientist ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-507 Applied Data Analytics

Danny Boice
Danny Boice is the CTO of Speek, a 500 Startups funded startup that lets users do conference calls with a simple link rather than using phone numbers and PINs. A serial entrepreneur and executive, Danny started his career as a ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMKT-715 Code Literacy: An Introduction to HTML and CSS

Barbara Braham
Barbara Braham, Ph.D., MCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Barbara Braham is an Executive and Leadership Coach who works with leadership teams who want to move their organization forward and leaders who want to ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-045 Coaching to Stage Development and Leadership Presence

Brittany Brown
  Brittany Brown is a communications professional with more than nine years experience, starting with an internship at the University of Virginia's Office of Public Affairs. She currently is employed as a social media strategist for the U.S. Army ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-762 Writing for Social Media

Alexander Caillet
Alexander Caillet, MA Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Alexander Caillet is the founder of One21Five, Inc., an organization consulting and coaching firm dedicated to helping leaders and leadership teams deepen their capacity and capabilities to ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-043 Coaching Teams and Groups

Keith Chittum
Keith Randall (Randy) Chittum, Ph.D. Program Co-Director, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Programs: Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership, Certificate in Leadership Coaching Randy Chittum is an executive coach who works with executives and managers worldwide in a variety of ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-040 Leadership Coaching as an Organization Intervention

John Corso
John Corso,academic director of the Certificate in Strategy and Performance Management, manages an internal consulting team for the policy and planning office of a major public sector agency. Cited for his work in management consulting and education by Who ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-292 Performance Measurement and Evaluation
XCPD-293 Measuring Human and Intellectual Capital Development
XCPD-432 Communicating Organizational Results

Karen Curnow
Karen Curnow, MBA, MCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Intercultural Coaching Karen Curnow has provided cultural diversity, leadership development and team building services through facilitation, coaching, and training since 1980. Having worked and lived in France, Turkey, Kenya, Austria, and ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-044 Coaching Integration Seminar: Leveraging Your Learning and Moving Forward

James Dalkin
James R. Dalkin is a lecturer in accounting and finance and co-creator of the Masters of Professional Studies in Real Estate program at Georgetown University. In addition, Professor Dalkin has developed a number of seminars on real estate investing which ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-033 Business Accounting

Eric deNijs
Eric de Nijs, Ed.D., CLC, PCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Eric de Nijs is an independent executive coach who cares passionately about helping others create greater clarify and integration with their life’s purpose and passion. Eric strives ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-042 Flow of Coaching

Richard Dreger
As President of WaveGard, an information security firm focused on providing expert level cyber defense solutions, Rick has significant, broad based technology experience with extensive skills in risk intelligence assessments, next generation data protection, secure mobility, and wireless networking fields ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-605 Applied Cybersecurity & Crisis Management

Lauren Dyer
No biography available.
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-024 Estate Tax Planning

Katherine Ebner
Kate Ebner, CLC Director, Institute for Transformational Leadership Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Katherine (Kate) Ebner is director of the Georgetown University Institute for Transformational Leadership in the School of Continuing Studies and faculty member ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCOA-705 Integration Seminar: Leading the Future

Michael Egan
No biography available.
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-565 Fraud in the Governmental Environment

Robert Fiddler
Bob Fiddler is a professional with more than 25 years experience in marketing and advertising, working inside both Fortune 500 companies and full-service agencies. He is currently president of The Fiddler Group, a marketing communications company that specializes in building ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-525 Integrated Marketing Communications

Laura Figueroa
Laura Figueroa Senior Vice President, Creative Frause Laura Figueroa leads the Allison+Partner creative department and heads up creative strategy development for clients. She combines insatiable curiosity, thoughtful analysis and innovation to create exceptional, award-winning work. Her long-term experience advising ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMKT-716 Business Storytelling and Brand Development for Marketing

Leila Finn
Integrative Health CoachExpertise: group coaching, curriculum development and teaching, coaching consultant, Master Trainer Stanford Chronic Disease Self Management Program, theory and structure of change in individuals and groups. Bio: Leila Finn is a certified Integrative Health Coach, Duke University 2011 ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-524 The Business of Health Coaching

Irving Goldberg
Barry Goldberg Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Barry Goldberg is founder of Entelechy Partners, a leadership development and executive coaching firm with a global client base. His focus is on the complex challenges faced by top tier leaders in organizations ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-044 Coaching Integration Seminar: Leveraging Your Learning and Moving Forward

Elzbieta Gozdziak
Elzbieta M. Gozdziak is the Director of Research at the Institute for the Study of International Migration (ISIM) at Georgetown University and Editor ofInternational Migration, a peer reviewed, scholarly journal devoted to research and policy analysis of contemporary issues affecting ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-700 Global Trends in International Migration
XCPD-708 Refugees and Displaced Persons
XCPD-712 Migration and Security

Charles Holt
Jack Holt is a recognized leader in successfully formulating, implementing and managing communication programs for very large organizations including both the Department of Defense and the U.S. Federal Government.  He created, developed, and produced the DoD Bloggers Roundtable and ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-763 Developing Strategies to Meet Policy & Budget Requirements
XCPD-766 Capstone Course in Social Media

F. Lee Howell
Founder and Senior Expert, The Bar Group (Behavioral Assessment Resource Group). Prior to joining The Bar Group, Mr. Howell was a Senior Behavioral Intelligence Expert at Business Intelligence Advisors (BIA). During his time with BIA, Mr. Howell provided training in ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-566 Criminal Investigative Techniques

Andrew Iserson
Mr. Iserson earned a Bachelor degree from the University of Maryland and a Master of Science in Technology Management from Johns Hopkins University. He also has been awarded a PMP, CSM and a Senior Member of the IEEE. He has ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-488 Negotiation and Conflict Management for Project Managers

Paul Joegriner
No biography available.
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This instructor has taught:
XFIN-655 Financial Statement Analysis

James Jones
Jim Jones has been a cyber security practitioner, researcher, and educator for over 19 years. During that time, he has led and performed network and system vulnerability and penetration tests, conducted malware analysis, led a cyber incident response team, conducted ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-603 Technical Countermeasures and Risk Assessment

Larry Joseph
Dr. Joseph has had diverse experience in both public and private sectors including program/project management, new venture development, technology assessment, and strategy planning. His experience in managing complex projects and programs is extensive. While with the Department of Energy ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-480 Project Management Fundamentals

Sarah Kaczmarek
Sarah Kaczmarek is the Digital Communications Manager for the U.S. Government Accountability Office. She develops and manages all digital communication projects for 3,000-person federal agency. Her work includes leading web improvement projects based on web analytics and usability ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMKT-719 Advanced Marketing Analytics and Reporting

Stacey Kaltman
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry; Co-Director, Health Coaching ProgramExpertise: motivational interviewing, doctor-patient communication, primary care behavioral interventions Bio: Stacey Kaltman is a licensed Clinical Psychologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry. She received her PhD in Clinical Psychology ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-521 Psychology of Behavior Change
XMED-524 The Business of Health Coaching

Saurabh Kapoor
Saurabh Kapoor is the founder and Managing Director of Tower Strategy Group, a Washington, DC-based firm that specializes in helping senior executives make decisions based on fresh insights into their own organizations, their markets and the best-in-class.     He is a ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-507 Strategic Marketing Intelligence

Sarah Kuchinos
Expertise: health promotion management, health coaching, behavior change, weight management, exercise Bio:  Sarah Kuchinos, M.A., M.S. is an American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) certified personal trainer and has been a certified group exercise instructor for the past ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-525 Health Coaching Practicum

Dominic Lepore
Dominic Lepore, PMP, has over 20 years’ experience implementing new processes and systems to improve business operations. He is an expert in all aspects of project management, including scope, schedule and cost management techniques. He has extensive application experience in ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-480I Project Management Fundamentals
XCPD-484 Business Strategy and Program Management
XCPD-485 Information Technology Project Management
XCPD-485I Information Technology Project Management
XPRM-501 The Project Manager's Toolkit

David Lipscomb
David Lipscomb has 20 years of experience teaching communications and writing skills. He has taught hundreds of employees from FedEx, Ketchum and other firms, and he has written and edited material for Kodak, Visa, Starbucks, and dozens of other corporations ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-581 Strategic Communications Planning

Benjamin Litalien
  Dr. Litalien is the academic advisor for Entrepreneurship and Franchise programs.  He teaches the Franchise Management Certificate program for franchise and nonprofit professionals from across the country and around the world.  He is also the Academic Director of the Entrepreneurship ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-464 The Future of Franchising
XCPD-462 Managing a Franchise Business

Sacha Litman
Sacha Litman is the Founder and Managing Director of Measuring Success, a firm that weaves together big data, quantitative tools, advanced analytics, and change management consulting to help foundations and non-profits make data-driven instead of anecdotal decisions. Sacha holds his ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-506 Data Story Telling

B. Lindsay Lowell
Dr. Lowell is part of the Institute for the Study of International Migration at Georgetown University. He was previously Director of Research at the Congressionally appointed Commission on Immigration Reform where he was also Assistant Director for the Mexico/US ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-700 Global Trends in International Migration
XCPD-708 Refugees and Displaced Persons
XCPD-712 Migration and Security

Henri Makembe
No biography available.
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-760 Using Social Media Tools Effectively

Susan Martin
Susan Martin holds the Donald G. Herzberg Chair in International Migration and serves as the Director of the Institute for the Study of International Migration in the School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University. Previously Dr. Martin served as the ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-700 Global Trends in International Migration
XCPD-708 Refugees and Displaced Persons
XCPD-712 Migration and Security

Patricia Mathews
Pat Mathews, RN, MA, CLC, MCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Pat Mathews is a Master Certified Coach (International Coach Federation) and President of Mathews Associates. Pat is dedicated to supporting leaders as they build productive partnerships, teams and workplaces ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-048 Final Assessments

Akilas Mavrakis
Akilas Mavrakis has over 10 years of experience in the capital markets, investments, and regulatory compliance fields. He began his career as a Financial Analyst for the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (Freddie Mac) . He also spent over five years ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-684 Corporate Finance
XCPD-687 Derivatives & Hedging

Douglas McCabe
EDUCATION Ph.D. Cornell University M.S. Loyola University of Chicago B.A. magna cum laude (Phi Beta Kappa) Marquette University Dr. Douglas M. McCabe is Professor of Management at Georgetown University's McDonough School of Business in Washington, D ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-030 Principles of Management
XCPD-035 Business Policy

Charles McClelland
Charles A. McClelland has more than 30 years of professional experience managing a broad variety of technical and non-technical projects. High profile projects he has been responsible have included the re-design of the U.S. Government check, and conducting a ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-480 Project Management Fundamentals

Kevin McDonald
Kevin T. McDonald is Senior Information Technology Analyst and Cloud Strategist for ICF International, Inc, a global consultancy based in Washington, DC. Mr. McDonald is an imaginative IT security and project leader with over twenty-five years of industry and government ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-604 Managing Security

Christopher McGrath
Chris McGrath is a Certified Public Accountant who has practiced in the Baltimore/Washington area as well as three years working out of Istanbul, Turkey.  His background includes audit and tax services as well as litigation support.  McGrath has been ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-682 Federal Budget Process

Joseph McHale
Joseph McHale is currently a Money Market Rates trader for Fidelity Management and Research. Prior to joining Fidelity, Joseph was a Portfolio Director on Freddie Mac’s Debt Funding team where he was responsible for all activities in short-term debt ...
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This instructor has taught:
XFIN-658 Capital Markets and Valuations

Salil Mehta
Salil Mehta Salil is a statistician with more than 17 years of experience, of which a dozen years were on Wall Street, performing proprietary trading and economic research for firms such as Salomon/Citigroup, and Morgan Stanley.  He also served ...
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This instructor has taught:
XBUS-504 Data Analysis I: Statistics

Steven Meier
Steven Meier, Ph.D., PMP has 20+ years of federal and private industry experience focused on the defense, intelligence, and civil aerospace communities.  Dr. Meier is the founder of SRM Consulting, LLC, a consulting firm that specializes in system acquisition ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-484I Business Strategy and Program Management

Cynthia Moore
Assistant Clinical Nutrition Manager, University of Virginia; Integrative Health Coach & Owner, Hygeia Health ServicesExpertise: human nutrition, clinical nutrition management, health prevention and promotion, integrative health, integrative health coaching, mind-body studies, yoga, diabetes education, health behavior change, obesity, EBT-Emotional Brain Training ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-520 Health Coaching Fundamentals
XMED-522 Health Coaching Skills I
XMED-523 Health Coaching Skills II

Richard Newman
Dick Newman is a professor of marketing in the MBA and undergraduate programs at the McDonough School of Business and the School of Continuing Studies. He has over thirty years experience with Unilever, the international consumer products giant, including a ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-524 Building Strong Brands

Kelly O'Connor
Kelly has fifteen years of management experience leading complex IT programs with a focus on private sector (Fortune 50) strategic IT initiatives and large-scale government programs. She was a founding member of Deloitte's Federal Consulting Practice in 2002 and ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-480 Project Management Fundamentals
XPRM-503I Managing Projects in the Real World

Scott Patton
Scott Patton has over 20 years of extensive experience helping clients develop project management capabilities.  He is a functional expert in organizational project management – assisting clients in identifying and implementing management strategies and solutions so that organizational strategic objectives can ...
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This instructor has taught:
XPRM-503I Managing Projects in the Real World

Michael Sands
Michael Sands is president and founder of Sands Consulting Group, Inc., a firm committed to creating training and consulting solutions resulting in high performing organizations.  He speaks to organizations nationwide on project management-related topics.  Michael has over 25 years of ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-483 Project Risk Management
XCPD-487 Leading Project Teams
XPRM-503 Managing Projects in the Real World

Pamela Saunders
Pamela Saunders, Ph.D., conducts on communication, aging, and Alzheimer's disease. She has authored articles on doctor/older patient communication and medical education for communications and self- reflection for medical student. Her research received funding from the Alzheimer’s ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMED-525 Health Coaching Practicum

Stephanie Schierholz
  Stephanie L. Schierholz is the manager of Social Media for Raytheon Company. As a member of the Corporate Affairs and Communications team, Schierholz is the day-to-day liaison between Raytheon and its external, online communities. She provides strategic communications guidance to ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-761 Social Media Strategies & Tactics

Larikus Scott
Larikus Scott is a partner in Gemean’s technology consulting practice in Washington DC as well as a Subject Matter expert for Aurotech with over a decade of experience providing value added solutions in response to Data Breach investigation, Global ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-567 Digital Forensic Analysis

Mikah Sellers
Mikah Sellers, MA, MS, MBAMikah Sellers is the President and Chief Marketing Officer at the MK Global Group. In his role he is responsible for establishing and overseeing the implementation of go-to-market strategies for the MKGG portfolio of businesses including ...
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This instructor has taught:
XMKT-718 Advanced Digital Marketing Strategies

Doug Silsbee
Doug Silsbee, PCC Program: Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Doug Silsbee is a thought leader in the fields of presence-based coaching, leadership development and resilience. He is a leadership coach, trainer of coaches, speaker, and author in Asheville, NC. He ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCOA-704 Leader in Action: Leadership Presence and the Capacity to Lead Transformational Change

Jennifer Sinek
Jennifer Sinek, MPPM, CIC, MCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Jennifer Sinek is a Master Certified Coach (International Coach Federation) and management consultant. She has two decades of experience working with individuals, teams and organizations, helping them see and be ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-044 Coaching Integration Seminar: Leveraging Your Learning and Moving Forward
XCPD-045 Coaching to Stage Development and Leadership Presence

Alex Sion
Alex is a recognized thought leader, speaker, and panelist in the financial services space. He has spoken at large financial services conferences such as American Banker, BAI, Forrester Customer Experience Form, Finnovate, and Association of Financial Technologies. He has also ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-506 Viral Marketing: Creating Buzz

Megan Staczek
Megan Staczek Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching Megan brings more than 20 years of experience as a leadership coach and organization development consultant. She partners with leaders and their teams to raise focus, alignment and leadership capability in order to ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-042 Flow of Coaching

Gary Steinberg
Gary Steinberg, MBA, is a distinguished federal sector human resources senior executive. He served as the strategic planner for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration in the 1990s. Mr. Steinberg received his Master of Business Administration from the University of ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-292 Performance Measurement and Evaluation
XCPD-293 Measuring Human and Intellectual Capital Development

Jeffery Stempien
Jeff Stempien is the President of the Colonial Group, Ltd, a full service management consultancy specializing in providing solutions to the challenges of project management, organization development and continuous improvement.He is a business professional and consultant with 30 years ...
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This instructor has taught:
XPRM-501 The Project Manager's Toolkit
XPRM-501I The Project Manager's Toolkit

Neil Stroul
Neil Stroul, Ph.D. Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Professionally, Neil is first and foremost a leadership coach. Trained originally as a psychologist, Neil blends more than 25 years of experience in organizational consulting and ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-040 Leadership Coaching as an Organization Intervention

Christine Wahl
Christine M. Wahl, MA.Ed, CIC, CDC, MCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Chris Wahl is an ICF Master Certified Coach who created and founded the Leadership Coaching Program at Georgetown University. Chris is also ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-043 Coaching Teams and Groups

Sharon Welsh
Sharon Welsh, M.A., University of North Carolina; instructor, Management Communication, McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University; communication consultant for federal agencies and private industry.
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This instructor has taught:
XCPD-032 Communication in Organizations

Lee Wurster-Naefe
Lee Ann Wurster-Naefe, MBA, CLC, PCC Program: Certificate in Leadership Coaching, Executive Certificate in Transformational Leadership Lee Ann Wurster-Naefe is an executive coach and organizational consultant. She has 30 years of management experience in first-line through senior level leadership positions ...
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This instructor has taught:
XCOA-704 Leader in Action: Leadership Presence and the Capacity to Lead Transformational Change

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