Brian O. Underhill, Ph.D. is an industry-recognized expert in the design and management of worldwide executive coaching implementations. Brian is the author of Executive Coaching for Results: The Definitive Guide to Developing Organizational Leaders (Berrett Koehler: 2007). He is the Founder of CoachSource and the Alexcel Group, and previously spent 8 years managing executive coaching operations for Marshall Goldsmith.
Brian’s executive coaching work has successfully focused on helping clients achieve positive, measurable, long-term change in leadership behavior. He has also helped pioneer the use of “mini-surveys”— a unique measurement tool to help impact behavioral change over time.
Brian’s article on Microsoft’s coaching program appears in “Coaching For Leadership, Third Edition” (Pfeiffer: 2012). He is an internationally sought-after speaker, addressing The Conference Board, Linkage, and regional ASTD, SHRM HRPS, PCMA events.
Brian resides in Silicon Valley where he plays soccer, plays music as a worship leader and spends time with his kids Kaitlyn (10) and Evan (8).