Dr. Cherry Collier is an executive coach, international consultant and an emotional intelligence and behavior scientist with more than 24 years of experience in private business and government agencies and fortune 500 Company. As the Founder and Managing Partner of Personality Matters, Inc., she provides strategic directions to the firm and also a thought leader in consulting domain that has led PIB to international acclaim. As an Executive Coach and International Consultant with over 5,000 coaching hours, she has successfully lead professional service consulting teams through large-scale organizational, human performance, and technology rollouts and implementing worldwide communications strategies to support globally based corporate programs. She has led the organizational change and human performance efforts for several $5+ million-dollar ventures. As an executive coach, she is driven by challenge and has great success coaching leaders to tum obstacles into opportunities.
Dr. Collier started her own International Leadership Development Coaching and Change Management firm in 2000 specializing in emotional intelligence, personality and performance, leadership development, communication and influence, team effectiveness and development, diversity, and change management. She uses practical applications and positive psychology theories as a guide to help her clients use their whole brain to solve problems (art and science), improve emotional intelligence and performance of teams, understand how to change behaviors of self and others in difficult situations, increase self-awareness, understand personality and style differences, and build leadership competencies to achieve extraordinary results. Dr. Collier is the bestselling author of Move Out of Your Own Way, a book which helps to recognize that success and happiness are inside jobs that should not be outsourced. She has recently announced the publication of her much-anticipated collection, The Science and Art Seri es, which is a collection of accumulated knowledge, true stories of success and practical tips on business, career, leadership and more. Her books are used as references for leaders, executives, managers, students and coaches from a variety of industries and professions.
Dr. Cherry received her Ph.D. and M.S. in Applied Social Psychology with a concentration in Organizational Psychology from the University of Georgia. She is a Master Certified Coach from the International Coach Federation ( CF), Master Coach of Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP), Registered Corporate Coach, Certified Professional Co-active Coach, Certified and Registered Mediator and Denison Culture Certified Consultant. Dr. Cherry Collier is also certified in DISC, HBDI, CPI, (MBTI) and many others, and she is a TTI-DISC distributor. She is also proud to be a selected as an inaugural member of the Forbes Coaching Council and is a Forbes content contributor.