We are a team of mad scientists, entrepreneurs, coaches, artists, competitors, and relationship architects who believe real progress is made through collaborating, communicating, and challenging mindsets.

BROOKE BAKER

BROOKE BAKER

PARTNER

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BROOKE BAKER

PARTNER

Areas of Expertise

Team and Organizational Development; Leadership Development and Executive Coaching; High Growth and Fast Changing Organizations

Education

Williams College, Bachelor of Arts; The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Master of Communication Studies

Surprising Fact About Me

I was the coxswain on the men’s crew team in college

On My Bucket List

Write a definitive guide to “The Great American Diner,” which would involve a long road trip and many chocolate shakes.

WHAT DRIVES ME

I love to learn.

Favorite Art Exhibit

The Visitors by Ragnar Kjartansson

Most Proud Of

Taught my son to throw a spiral, something his father, a college football player, could not.

LOU BERGHOLZ

LOU BERGHOLZ

MANAGING PARTNER & FOUNDER

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LOU BERGHOLZ

MANAGING PARTNER & FOUNDER

Areas of Expertise

Research, Design, Facilitation

Education

Cornell University, Bachelor of Science in Human Development

Surprising Fact About Me

I am an introvert. Nobody believes this, but it’s true!

On My Bucket List

Learn how to surf, drive a tank, and sing (well) at a karaoke bar

My Favorite “Dream Big” Scenario

Running an overnight camp for one glorious summer

Craziest Thing I Have Ever Experienced

Watched in fear from the fourth row of a bus traveling 100 kilometers an hour down a two-lane road as the back-up driver exchanged places with the current driver, without the bus stopping

If I was a Contestant on Jeopardy My 5 Dream Categories Would Be

’80s Movie Quotes, ’80s One-hit Wonder Songs, ’80s TV Shows, John Cusack Films, Driving Shortcuts to Avoid Traffic in Boston

TRACEY BRITTON

TRACEY BRITTON

MANAGING PARTNER

  617-863-6717

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TRACEY BRITTON

MANAGING PARTNER

Areas of Expertise

Manager & Leader Development, Executive Coaching, Diversity & Inclusion, Collaboration

Education & Certifications

State University of New York at Buffalo, Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Health & Human Services; Ithaca College, Master of Science in Exercise and Sports Sciences; Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc., Civil Mediation Certificate; Lead Boston Executive Leadership Program

How I Spend My Weekends

Beach walks with the Mario Brothers (my dogs) and stand-up paddle boarding

My Favorite “Dream Big” Scenario

Own a lake house in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York

What I Would Do With 15 Minutes of Fame

Move the dial on racial and economic equality in the United States

Craziest Thing I Have Ever Done

Left my career behind and moved to Hawaii to work on an organic lettuce and coffee farm

MAREN ROJAS

MAREN ROJAS

PARTNER

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MAREN ROJAS

PARTNER

Areas of Expertise

Operations, Coaching, Teaming, Leadership Development

Education & Certifications

The College of William and Mary, Bachelor of Arts Studio Art; Syracuse University, Master of Science Art Education; USSF “A” License; NSCAA Advanced National License

My Favorite Team Experience

As a player, going to the 1992 NCAA women’s soccer Elite 8 with W&M. As a coach, winning the 2004 ACC Championship in women’s soccer with The University of Virginia

Surprising Fact About Me

I used to own a Harley Davidson

The Craziest Thing I Have Ever Done

Quit my job and thru-hiked the Appalachian Trail in 2000

If I Was a Contestant on Jeopardy, My 5 Dream Categories Would Be

Songs of the ’80s, Characters from Stephen King Novels, Art History, All Things Calvin and Hobbes, Quotes from Better Off Dead

Favorite Quote

From A League of Their Own – Geena Davis’ reply when Tom Hanks asks her why she is quitting the baseball team: Geena, “It just got too hard.” Tom, “It’s supposed to be hard, the hard is what makes it great. If it were easy everyone would do it.”

ASH WALL

ASH WALL

PRINCIPAL

  202-643-1274

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ASH WALL

PRINCIPAL

Areas of Expertise

Communication, Entrepreneurship

Education

Hamilton College, Bachelor of Arts

Favorite Place to Spend a Summer Day

Panther Pond in Raymond, ME

Favorite Ice Cream

Maple Walnut, rainbow sprinkles and a sugar cone

Favorite James Bond Movie

Goldfinger, because it is the quintessential Bond film featuring Sean Connery, the ultimate 007

Superpower I Wish I Had

Time travel so I could tame and ride a stegosaurus

Favorite TV Show

The Wire. Enough said.

MARGIE GOZDIFF

MARGIE GOZDIFF

MASTER FACILITATOR AND EXECUTIVE COACH

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MARGIE GOZDIFF

MASTER FACILITATOR AND BUSINESS COACH

Areas of Expertise

Emotional Intelligence, Coaching, Leadership Development, Sales Training

Education & Certifications

SUNY Oswego, Bachelor of Business Administration; Institute for Health and Human Potential, Emotional Intelligence; Vital Smarts, Crucial Conversations; International Coaching Academy, Coaching Certification; MBTI – CPP

How I Spend My Weekends

Outdoors – skiing, biking and hiking

Surprising Fact About Me

I’m introverted and need my quiet time

On My Bucket List

Skiing in Switzerland – when I was very young, my mother left five kids (ages 2-12) home with my dad and went skiing with a girlfriend. Why shouldn’t I?

Best Book I Have Read This Year

Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Favorite Productivity Hack

Disconnecting for a day (or longer!) to recharge

WHITNEY OTTO

WHITNEY OTTO

MASTER FACILITATOR

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WHITNEY POST

MASTER FACILITATOR

Areas of Expertise

Training, Facilitation, Coaching

Education

Brown University, Bachelor of Arts; Lesley University, Master of Science Counseling Psychology

Favorite Team Experience

Winning as the underdog because it gives you deeper respect for yourself and your teammates, and makes celebrations all the sweeter

One Thing I Have Always Wanted to Do

Compete on Dancing with the Stars

What I Would Do with 15 Minutes of Fame

I would use five of them to invite Jon Stewart, Stephen Colbert, Mindy Kaling and Tina Fey to dinner so they could advise me on how to use the last ten

Surprising Fact About Me

I was an alternate for the US Women’s Rowing Team for the 2000 Olympic Games

Best Book I Have Read Recently

A tie between The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd and Carry on Warrior: Thoughts on Life Unarmed by Glennon Doyle Melton