MARCIA REYNOLDS, PSYD, MCC
Director of Training & Certification
"More than any other learning modality, coaching success depends on the relationship of the coach and client or employee as well the skills of the coach. At HCI, we teach students how to be engagingly present with others while they implement powerful coaching skills."
Dr. Marcia Reynolds is considered a global expert on learning psychology and what it takes to rewire the brain for long-term behavioral change. In addition to coaching leaders and professionals in multi-national companies and hospital corporations, she travels the world speaking at conferences and teaching classes in leadership and emotional intelligence.
A luminary in the coaching world, Marcia was one of the first Master Certified Coaches, has served as president of the International Coaching Federation and is back on the global board as a Director. She is also past president of the Association for Coach Training Organizations. Her doctoral degree is in Organizational Psychology and she holds two Master's degrees in education and communications. Excerpts from her books Outsmart Your Brain, Wander Woman, and her latest, The Discomfort Zone: How Leaders Turn Difficult Conversations into Breakthroughs have appeared in Fast Company, CEO World, Forbes.com, CNN.com, and Psychology Today. Marcia has spoken in 41 countries, presented at the Harvard Kennedy School and Cornell University, and has appeared on ABC World News.