Ann V. Deaton, Ph.D., PCC is a leadership coach with DaVinci Resources (www.DaVinciResources.com) and a managing partner in The Bounce Collective (http://WeCanBounce.com). Ann is certified in coaching by the Newfield Network, as well as holding a PCC (Professional Certified Coach) credential from the International Coach Federation. Ann received her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from The University of Texas at Austin and worked in leadership roles in health care settings for 20 years prior to transitioning into coaching.
Since 2002, Ann has been providing executive leadership coaching and teambuilding to individual leaders and organizational teams to enhance their self-awareness, communication, decision-making, and leadership effectiveness. She is trained in the use of Appreciative Inquiry, TILT360, The Empowerment Dynamic, The Leadership Circle 360, Myers Briggs Type Indicator, Barron EQ-i, and the Conflict Dynamics Profile, as well as other approaches and assessments. Ann serves as a leadership coach in Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Business, the Partnership for Nonprofit Excellence, NAWBO’s Executive Dialogue, and CIA University’s Program on Creative Leadership. She teaches courses on therapy-coaching distinctions and using assessments in coaching for The University of Texas at Dallas Executive Coaching Program. Ann served as President of the International Coach Federation’s Richmond Chapter in 2006 and 2007, and on the ICF’s Research and Education subcommittee in 2008 and 2009.