John is adept at translating complex ideas into easily understood and applied models or tools that have a “practical wisdom” to them. He designs and delivers corporate leadership development and training programs, conducts team-development off sites, and provides executive coaching. He has worked with manufacturing companies, financial institutions, health care providers, research institutions, government agencies, and defense contractors. John brings a broad academic background and 17 years of management experience to working with clients. He holds bachelor’s degrees in Human Biology and Electrical Engineering and a master’s degree in Education. His management experience includes design engineering, manufacturing engineering, quality, and production. He is certified to use the Leadership Circle Profile© and is an active member of the International Coach Federation. John lives with his wife in the mountains of northern California, where he enjoys hiking, skiing, and kayaking.