Our clients tell us:|
- "Deborah is one of my best coaching role
models….an extremely bright and competent person and who naturally sees others from this same perspective."
- "Deborah helped me see
deeply into problems and flesh out solutions in ways that added energy and
life to the outcome."
- "I found essential resources and achieved more than I expected through coaching."
- "Deborah Welch set the
pace for my life to be richer than I could ever imagine."
- "Deborah guides you along a path of
self-discovery, giving you the confidence to move forward without fear. This woman can change your life."
- "Deborah, I was given a raise
last month and I must say that what has happened is worth more than money to me. You have opened doors for me and my company."
Deborah Welch, Ph.D. founded Reflective Leadership Global which is her private coaching practice centered on reflective practices to forgive, renew, access wisdom, and grow our strengths. She has 25 years of experience in the fields of psychology and business management and coaches entrepreneurs and leaders in education, corporations, and non-profit foundation work. She is an innovator in virtual learning practices and co-founded the VSLLC (Virtual Servant Leadership Learning Community) program with Ann Mc-Gee Cooper and Virginia Gilmore. This is a peer coaching year-long program that allows dedicated leaders an opportunity to grow their strengths and get support. Since 1998 Deborah has been teaching and designing graduate level courses for Capella University and
guiding doctoral dissertations. She has authored several articles, a chapter in the book, “The Spirit of Servant Leadership.” And her first book, “Forgiveness
now published on Amazon.com.
20 years of experience in psychology, business
management and coaching.
- 1997-Present: Founder, Consultant, and Executive
Reflective Leadership Associates
- 1995-1997: Manager, P.A. Parent Education
Programs throughout Maricopa County
- 1989-1994: Director, Northeast Services -
- Prior to 1994: Private practice as a
psychotherapist, corporate experience (Fujitsu Microelectronics and
California Federal Bank)
- Ph.D. in Organizational Psychology, The Union
Institute - 1998
- M.A., Professional School for Psychological
Studies - 1985
- Ottawa University
- Capella University
- University of Phoenix
Teaching and Curriculum design online (e-learning)
and in residence since 1997 with MBA, Masters in Human Resource, and
Doctoral learners in Organizational Psychology. Sample of courses
designed and facilitated:
Workplace Leadership Coaching, Value Systems and Ethics, Organizational
Leadership and Behavior, The Learning Organization Theory and Practice,
Advanced Facilitating Skills, Organizational Psychology, Vocational
Psychology, Group Psychology, Contemplative Leadership, Management 2000.
2011: Forgiveness at Work:
Stories of the Power, Possibility and Practice of Forgiveness in the
Workplace. Available at Amazon.com
2010. Chapter in The Spirit of
Servant Leadership. Coaching for Servant Leadership.
2004. Transforming Leadership: The story of
Robert Greenleaf. in The Systems Thinker.
1998: UMI Dissertations International. Reflective Leadership: The
Stories of Five Leaders Successfully Building Generative Organizational