Mike Brown

Mike Brown is a Senior Leadership Consultant and Executive Coach with Executive Development Associates. He specializes in leadership development, coaching, and organizational development. Mike has had a multi-faceted career. During the first 16 years, he enjoyed a career which included various engineering technical and management positions. He has spent the last 26 years in the areas of leadership and organizational development.

His passion is building organizations that engage the full talents and commitments of employees. His primary focus is developing highly effective leaders and leadership teams. He has coached leaders from the front line to the C-Suite, facilitated leadership and management development programs, and led vision and strategic planning sessions that have produced new levels of performance. He thrives in complex and ambiguous situations, particularly in business areas where bringing something original into existence is needed.

Mike has been a Texas Quality Award Examiner (MBNQA Criteria) and a National Team Judge for the Association for Quality and Participation. He was an Area Director and member of the Board of Directors for Special Olympics in Colorado.

His skills include:

  • Leadership Development
  • Coaching
  • Executive Coaching
  • Facilitation
  • Team Development
  • Organization Development
  • Change Management
  • Training Delivery
  • Strategy Execution
  • Vision Creation
  • Needs Assessment
  • Building Partnership Among Teams/Organizations

Current Assessment Tools and Certifications:

  • FIRO-B, CPP
  • Partnering, Persona Global
  • EQ-i2.0 & EQ360, MHS
  • MBTI, CPP
  • Certificate in Foundations of Neuroleadership, Neuroleadership Institute
  • Lominger Competencies/VOICES, Korn Ferry

Professional Experience:

  • Director, Strategy Execution and Alignment, OGE
  • Director, OD and Executive Development, OGE
  • VP of Operations, Carolyn Fine & Associates
  • Senior Leadership Development Consultant, BP
  • Progress Director, Amoco
  • Manager of Acquisitions and Divestments, Amoco
  • Division Engineering Manager, Amoco
  • Various Petroleum Engineering Technical and Supervisory Positions, Amoco

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University of Houston
  • Master’s Degree in Education, University of Houston

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