CEO & Executive Leadership Coach
Specialty: Founder & CEO Coaching
Heath Dieckert's life's work is to guide America's top business leaders through his unique coaching model which helps leaders identify opportunities for improvement, change ineffective root behaviors and belief systems, and obtain social proof that positive and permanent change has been achieved.
Heath served as an executive for Fortune 50 companies and startups for over 15 years, and worked with some of the world's best coaches including Marshall Goldsmith, Mary Morrissey and Noel Osborn. Having experienced fulfillment through coaching and mentoring fellow executives, Heath heeded a call to dedicate his life to the radical support of other great leaders and founded The Dieckert Group.
Heath holds a BS in Industrial Distribution, Engineering, Process Improvement, and Business Efficiencies from Texas A&M University. He is a certified Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder-Centered Coach, Global Leader of the Future 360-Degree Assessment Coach and a SOLID Certified Executive Leadership Coach.
Heath is deeply passionate about conscious capitalism – "A rising tide lifts all boats." He is also passionate about being a great father to his two amazing daughters, is an avid rock climber, and is training to become a sport pilot.
Dr. John Burrows
Executive Leadership Coach
Specialties: Executive Leadership & Organizational Development
Dr. John Burrows brings three decades of experience in global business and strategic planning, further sharpened by more than a decade at some of the world’s top business schools.
After earning a B.S. in economics from Vanderbilt in 1988, he joined Ingenieurbüro Glöckl in Munich as a financial analyst for development projects with the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). Here, he was responsible for projects in Africa, Asia, and Europe. He later managed joint ventures between organizations in various parts of Europe, helping to start new ventures in Poland, Turkey, Yugoslavia, and Russia. Shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall, he moved to Ernst & Young in the former East German city of Leipzig, where he conducted mergers and acquisitions of former East German conglomerates. His work on numerous continents cuts across a diverse range of industries, including consumer products, medical device manufacturing, banking, and entertainment.
John returned to the United States in 1994 and joined Dell Computer Corporation as it was beginning its global expansion, setting up and managing financial systems across Asia.
After receiving a Ph.D. in business from Tulane University in 2002, he joined the faculty of the University of Texas at Austin in 2006 and was selected as managing director of UT’s executive MBA program in 2009. His executive leadership course is routinely rated a favorite class by students thanks to his unique mix of academic theory and real-world experience.
With decades of corporate and academic experience under his belt, John now offers guidance previously only available to his students and alumni: individualized leadership coaching and organizational development consulting to clients of every size and industry. By helping organizations structure their organizations and lead their teams in a way to maximize their abilities, his clients experience substantial leaps in organizational improvement and performance.
Executive Leadership and Life Coach
Specialties: Technology, Coaching Female Executives
Dixie Fleming has a passion for leadership and helping others to find the success that they have defined. Dixie has worked both in North America and internationally with executives and leaders to develop and attain their goals and build strong teams. Dixie employs a system thinking, collaborative and direct approach with her executive coaching to achieve results for her clients in multiple industries and organizational levels. Dixie has a passion to help others build awareness, responsibility, and belief in their ability to succeed.
Dixie has over 25 years of experience and is a Certified Executive Coach with a Masters Degree in Leadership and Ethics. Other certifications include: iPec Core Energy Coaching, EQi, MBTI.
Dr. Noel Osborn
Executive Leadership Coach
Specialties: Executive Assessments, Team Dynamics & Team Coaching
Dr. Noel Osborn is an executive coach and facilitator focusing on the development of effective leaders and teams. Noel has worked with many Fortune 500 companies and specializes in the use of “assessment for development” technology with clients. This process employs 360° (multi-rater) instruments to measure the personal impact of leaders and team members, supported by personality inventories which indicate the “why” behind the impact. The process has proven to be highly successful when used in conjunction with leader awareness interventions and team-building behavior development. Noel is also a specialist in the dynamics of high-performance teams and focuses on elements of “social intelligence” and “neuroscience” in understanding the inter-workings of group development.
Noel has been associated with the Center for Creative Leadership (CCL®) since 1979 and was responsible for bringing CCL’s Leadership Development Program (LDP)® to Mexico for Latin American leaders. In 1983, Noel formed TEAM International®, formerly a Network Associate of CCL. Since then, over 10,000 executives have taken TEAM International® programs across the American Continents, including some 7,500 Latin Americans.
As an executive coach, Noel works with senior managers and their teams, including C-level executives. Principal clients include Citigroup, where he has been one of the coaches for the Top-100 executive group. Noel has had a long-standing coaching/training relationship with other organizations, including Colgate-Palmolive, DuPont, Pepsico/Frito-Lay, Unilever, and more recently, Airbus Helicopters, General Electric. and VF Corp.
Noel holds a B.A., M.A. and Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Colorado-Boulder. His major field was Human Resource economics. He has published/edited three books in the field, and numerous other articles. A sample of his writing on leadership and teamwork topics can be found on the TEAM International® website. Noel is fully fluent in Spanish as well as English.
Certified Life Mastery Coach
& Licensed Practitioner
Specialties: Life Coaching, Executive Coaching, Spirituality/Faith Integration
For nearly 20 years, Certified Life Mastery Coach and Licensed Practitioner (RScP) Kit Holmes has studied, implemented and taught the principles of success. Her own inspirational story of personal transformation empowers those awakening to their “divine discontent” to live their highest vision in the context of love and joy.
Kit specializes in helping heart-centered entrepreneurs, cultural creatives and those with a deep desire to create “a world that works for everyone” navigate the gap between the lives they’re living now and fully living the life of their dreams.
Her coaching programs are customized to help each client break through limitations, connect with their innate power and wisdom and live with joyful authenticity. Her passion for teaching people to unlock their true potential is evidenced by the incredible results they’ve achieved across the full spectrum of their lives.
In addition to being an in-demand coach, Kit is also a highly sought-after speaker and performing songwriter who has masterfully woven the principles she teaches into dozens of inspiring, sometimes irreverent but always moving original songs. She seamlessly incorporates these compositions into her “keynote concerts,” interactive workshops, retreats and meditations.
If you’re looking to increase your clarity, achieve your next level of success or simply live a more balanced and harmonious life, Kit Holmes’ coaching programs and presentations can help get you there!
& Business Coach
Specialties: Coaching for Millennials and for those managing Millennials
Michael Anderson believes that everyone deserves to work for a great leader and is driven by his passion to help executives become leaders their employees love to follow. He takes a process-oriented and data-driven approach to executive development. Michael partners with each client, providing accountability, structure, and processes to create lasting transformative change.
Over the years, Michael has worked closely with executives in the technology industry, led several multi-national teams for Fortune 50 companies, and has advised a number of startups. He has a passion for helping build businesses that empower their employees and have a positive impact on all stakeholders. Having seen the transformative power of executive coaching in his own life, Michael is fulfilling his calling to provide fearless coaching to bring out the best in others.
Michael holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Arkansas. Michael and his wife have recently returned to the United States after living in Cambridge, England. Michael enjoys live performances, skiing, scuba diving, and Sunday afternoon runs.
& Executive Coach
Specialties: Public Speaking, Media Training, Executive Presence
Meg Wolf is passionate about using the power of the arts to facilitate deeper connections between people and within their work. She has coached leaders and groups all over the globe in a wide range of business segments, including tech, education, non-profits and the financial industry.
To help leaders develop their presence and communication skills, she draws on her MFA, over sixteen years of experience as a performer, and her background as a systems / communications consultant and business writer.
Her warmth, empathy, creativity and facility with language makes her a sought-after coach, facilitator, thought partner, and instructional designer.