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Barrett McBride, MCC

Coaching Specialties

Leadership: Executives/Managers
Business/Small Business
Health and Wellness



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 About Coach Barrett

For more than 20 years Barrett McBride, PhD, MCC, has successfully partnered with a wide variety of businesses and executives to achieve their business development goals. She consults, coaches and facilitates in the areas of cultural transformation & development, visioning & strategic planning, leadership development, marketing and public relations.

She is a much sought-after retreat facilitator, speaker, author and business advisor. She has a unique ability help clients transform a sometimes nebulous, partially formed vision into a concrete, executable plan for success. She is a master of synthesis and her clients often comment on her ability to successfully take an idea to places they had not previously considered, whether it be a new market niche, or an organizational restructuring.

Dr. McBride has worked with Fortune 500 companies as well as sole proprietors, and has held such diverse positions as general manager of a publishing company, director of business development for a corporate law firm, magazine and newsletter editor and lobbyist. Her wide-ranging experience also includes several years as a business analyst, corporate executive, journalist and marketing executive.

For the past 18 years, Dr. McBride has led her own national coaching and consulting firm, using the diversity of her own experience to partner with clients who are ready to take the next steps in expanding their professional horizons.

In addition to her coaching and consulting practice, Dr. McBride is an Adjunct Professor at the University of San Francisco, where she teaches Organizational Behavior courses in the School of Management. She is also a faculty member at Wellcoaches, Inc., School of Coach Training, where she teaches in both the Core Coach Training Program and the Professional Coach Training Program .

Dr. McBride holds a PhD in Human and Organizational Systems, and Masters degrees in both Human Development and Organization Development. Dr. McBride also has Master Coach Certification (MCC) status with the International Coach Federation, where she is also a Certified Mentor Coach. She is a Board Certified Coach through the Center for Credentialing and Education, she has a Master Certification in Evidence-Based Coaching and she is a Founding Member of the Institute of Coaching.

McBride & Associates is a California Certified Small Business.