Leaders who listen

Many of our coaches have experience as leaders themselves, as well as being educators and guides to other leaders.

Primary Coaches

Skip Griffin

As a Senior Associate at Dialogos, Skip consults with corporations and teams to assist them with effective strategies and the capacity to think together. Skip has a significant background in civil rights, community organizing, and community education initiatives. Read more

Peri Chickering

Peri Chickering is a Senior Consultant at Dialogos, with wide-ranging experience that includes NGO start-up and development, and cross-cultural dialogue and exchange. Her third-sector work has taken her around the globe; she has also worked as a professional mountaineer, wilderness guide, and experiential educator. Read more

Cees Kramer

Cees is the Director of Dialogos Europe and brings a wealth of experience gained during his 30-plus-year international career with a global energy company and Dialogos. His primary interests are leadership development and team dynamics with a specific focus on integrating dispersed systems and aligning teams across boundaries. Read more

Cliff Penwell

Cliff has over 25 years of experience as a master facilitator, consultant, mediator and teacher. For the past 15 years he has specialized in facilitating change processes and offering leadership training in diverse environments. Read more

Kate Isaacs

Kate is a Dialogos consultant and a doctoral candidate in Organization Studies at the MIT Sloan School of Management. Her focus is on large-scale organizational change and strategy consulting, including diagnosing core problems, identifying levers for change, and designing change strategies. Read more

Alper Tengüz

Alper is an executive coach and organizational consultant focused on helping individuals and teams develop the leadership capabilities to solve their greatest challenges. He resides in Istanbul, Turkey and has coached and consulted executives from the US, Western and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and South and East Asia. Read more