John Schuster, MA English, MA Psychology, PCC

John Schuster is an executive coach and mentor with a long tenure on the leadership team at the Hudson Institute of Coaching. He is a faculty member at the Columbia University Coaching Certification Program, is the coach in residence at Merryck & Co., has published five books, is an active blogger, and has recorded numerous podcasts for NPR.

John taught in the inner city of Chicago and did social work in Cincinnati before he spent seven years in government service with the Environmental Protection Agency. John began his management consulting practice in 1981 in Kansas City, Missouri. Within his practice, John focuses on connecting soft people skills with hard business results. He has a passion: helping leaders build the necessary social capital within their enterprises so they can build a better world on behalf of communities, customers, and shareholders.

John received his BA (summa cum laude) and MA from Xavier University.