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Kathy McMullin

Kathy McMullin photoKathy McMullin is an empowering coach and change catalyst, facilitating individuals and groups in complex organizations to generate transformative and sustainable change. Her deep experience spans all organizational levels, from middle management to the C-Suite, and across diverse industries including manufacturing, sales, software, medical, educational, and nonprofit organizations. Her corporate clients include Smuckers, Cisco, CNN, State Farm, Anthem, and the University Hospitals of Cleveland.

Kathy’s intuitive and engaging style, combined with her coaching mastery, bring clarity and positions her clients for success. She quickly gains respect as a trusted partner within the organization and delivers results beyond expectations. In demanding fast-paced corporate environments, Kathy’s coaching programs consistently meet organizations’ ongoing challenge of doing more with less by helping executives enhance their leadership effectiveness to be more collaborative, while engaging and inspiring their direct reports to be more productive. In addition to supporting organizational goals, Kathy supports and enhances each individual client to achieve their developmental goals, manage stress, improve work/life balance, and enhance health and personal fulfillment. A dynamic group facilitator, Kathy has an innate ability to bridge disparate groups and bring consensus, trust and positive morale, resulting in employee empowerment and alignment with the corporate mission.

In addition to 15 years of coaching experience, Kathy has professional credentials from preeminent coach training institutions, setting her apart from many of her peers. She completed a rigorous six-year training program at The Gestalt Institute of Cleveland and maintains her certification as a Gestalt Professional Certified Coach (GPCC). Kathy also completed certification training through the Coaches Training Institute (CTI) and earned certification status as a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coach Federation, the leading standardizing body for coaches around the world. Kathy is certified and has proficiency using a broad range of assessment tools, including Leadership Circle 360 Profile, Hay Group Emotional/Social Competency 360 Inventory (ESCI), MBTI, Hogan, Polarity Management, and Kolb’s Learning Styles, among others.

Her multidisciplinary framework integrates psychology, adult learning, and change methodologies to include emotional/social intelligence, intentional change theory, physical process, appreciative inquiry, polarity management, leadership developmental ladders, system thinking, brain research, and Gestalt theory. This multifaceted approach enables Kathy to design customized plans that effectively address each client’s unique needs.

Kathy resides in Atlanta, Georgia.

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    “Without credible communication, and a lot of it, employee hearts and minds are never captured.”

    ~ John P. Kotter

  • Testimonials

    “Her ability to understand our unique culture and bring in a fresh perspective was the perfect blend of skills to affect positive change in our organization.”

    ~ Senior Leader, Higher Education

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