Our Team

Brennan Smith – Founder and President

Brennan SmithBrennan Smith has dedicated his life to serving & training collaborative leaders who are creating a sustainable future for the planet and its people.

This vision of global collaboration has taken form through his consulting work in the foreign affairs sector, his community leadership in the business sector, and his activities on the Steering Council of the Association of Transformational Leaders.

Through his books, retreats, web products, and consulting, Brennan has helped over 200,000 individuals to elevate their vision and effectiveness. He’ll know that he can stop pursuing his vision when the entire world is collaborating peacefully or he is dead, whichever comes first.

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Scott Coady, Principal, Sage Alliance Partners

Scott CoadyScott is a master executive coach, OD consultant, strategic and executive team facilitator, workshop leader and keynote speaker. Scott has dedicated his professional life to learning, embodying and applying emerging technologies from the areas of somatics, philosophy, linguistics, athletics, integral studies, experiential and action learning.

Scott has garnered an impressive record of accomplishment in executive development. He co-designed and co-lead NASA’s award-winning leadership and culture change program, Leadership Alchemy. Leadership Alchemy was ranked #7 for 2 consecutive years in Warren BennisLeadership Excellence Magazine annual survey of the best in Leadership Development for the Federal Government/Military.

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Marc Smith Sacks, MA, PCC, Founder, The Leadership Coaches

Marc-Smith-Sacks-global-collaboration-allianceMarc Smith Sacks is a peer-reviewed, Professional Certified (PCC) Executive Coach with International Coach Federation (ICF), OD consultant, facilitator, and trainer. Marc has dedicated his professional life to developing strong leaders and strong cultures for a better world.

Leaders working with Marc have been known to shift their thinking, and commit to new levels of practice in a matter of hours. They sustain these changes, embedding them into their routines within weeks. Client results include: A senior director in life sciences regained her confidence, managed a merger, and increased her team engagement to 84%; A global energy company increased productivity by 13% in 6 months, a $30M revenue increase; a VP of engineering built an amazing team and got promoted to the C-Suite.

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