Carle Churgin, ACC, CPCC is a co-founder and majority partner in Chain Reaction Partners, LLC. She is a certified Co-Active Professional and Corporate Coach who coaches professionals and executives, conducts leadership development programs and facilitates team meetings and retreats. Since 1998, Carle has coached hundreds of individuals across the globe, worked with teams to be more collaborative and reach goals, facilitated strategic planning retreats and helped mediate interpersonal conflicts. She has also helped develop and deliver numerous courses on managing, leadership and communication skills for such clients as the University of Nebraska, University of Colorado, the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Boulder Housing Authority, and NOAA. With her partners, she has been instrumental in the design and delivery of the award winning Leadership Academy and Executive Leadership Programs (ASTD Star Award) at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). Carle and her husband, Andy, designed and deliver a 6 month leadership development program in partnership with the University Corporation of Atmospheric Research (UCAR) for NSF funded institutions for scientific leaders. Most recently she helped design and is an instructor for the Mines Leadership Institute for middle managers and Department Heads at the School of Mines in Colorado.

Since 2006, she has co-led a program called Coaching and Mentoring for Excellence with her husband for the Office of Personnel Management. This program has been delivered in its entirety or in a customized format to the Department of Veteran’s Affairs, Department of Defense Office of the Inspector General, Defense Commissary Agency, Internal Revenue Service, Bureau of Reclamation, Department of Defense SES, General Services Administration, Army Audit Agency and the Library of Congress.

Carle was a faculty member for the Graduate School of Banking Colorado and has served as a coach and instructor for the GSBC Executive Development Institute for four years.

She is a member of the International Coach Federation and is in the application process for her MCC credential with ICF. In addition to executive coaching, Carle has extensive management experience in communications and public relations, including owning a high technology PR agency for five years. Her degree from Kent State University is in business administration. Carle is certified in Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching, Wellness Coaching, the Team Diagnostic Assessment and Team Coaching from Team Coaching International, Perrone Ambrose Mentor Training, as a coach for numerous 360 assessments, and is a credentialed facilitator for the Strengths Deployment Inventory from Personal Strengths Publishing.