ABOUT

Shannon has provided executive, leadership and career coaching to more than 800 professionals over 3000 hours including inspiring change-makers to reach peak performance, calibrating insights through values-driven assessments, and creating tangible tools to support professional development. 

As an ICF-ACC certified executive coach, Shannon was selected as a Meta Coach to teach on Daniel Goleman’s Emotional Intelligence Coach Certification course and is accredited in organometric, The GameChanger Index ®. She leverages NLP and mindfulness when helping clients break through personal barriers and align to their values.

Shannon’s portfolio spans FTSE250s and Fortune 500 companies, combined with 15+ years of working with C-Suite and intrapreneurs at Adobe, GE Capital, Barclays, Deloitte, and WWF, giving her insights across diverse sectors and leadership styles.

Focused for more than 20 years on empowering sustainability leaders, she writes a Purpose & People column on GreenBiz and has been featured in the Huffington Post, the Guardian, Sustainable Brands, and Triple Pundit and speaks regularly at international conferences including for Kering, Hitachi, BSR and Net Impact. Shannon is also teaching the careers course at University of Vermont’s Sustainable Innovation MBA program.

She speaks French and Spanish, having lived and worked in the Alps and Patagonia and earned her MBA from Thunderbird in Arizona and Geneva. When not helping shape future impact leaders, Shannon enjoys wrestling with her two boys, practicing yoga under a tree, and riding her road bike along country roads.

 

DETAILS

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Location
International – USA and UK

Education
Thunderbird School of Global Management
University of Colorado Boulder

Certifications
GCologist | Game Changer Index
Executive Coach – ACC ICF

Recent Clients
Cemex, BSR, LVMH, SNV, WWF, Deloitte, Hitachi, Tullow Oil, Allianz, First Solar, Utz Certified, ASOS, KPMG

Inspiration
Daily meditation, mindfulness, resilience, snow, mountain air, road cycling, historical biographies, her two boys, diverse cultures

Specialities
Executive Coaching, Leadership Development, Career Coaching, Communications skills, Cross-functional Team Alignment, Personal Branding, Career Potential and Life’s purpose

 
 

 
 
 

 
 

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