Robert Witherspoon

Robert Witherspoon

Location: Washington, DC


Robert is a highly accomplished executive coach known for his track record of delivering tangible results. With a strong business background, he brings a results-oriented approach to his coaching practice. Drawing on his own leadership experience, Robert establishes effective connections with leaders in diverse organizational contexts. His deep expertise in executive coaching and leadership development offers invaluable insights into individuals, teams, and organizations. Robert's unwavering passion for fostering growth and success is evident through his dedication to enhancing performance and unlocking the full potential of his clients.

With over 30 years of professional experience, Robert is a versatile executive coach serving clients from various backgrounds and industries. He excels in facilitating smooth leadership transitions, nurturing emerging talents, driving performance improvements, resolving conflicts, providing strategic guidance, and equipping clients with sustainable behavioral change tools.

Robert specializes in addressing complex leadership challenges with significant consequences. His expertise covers a wide range of coaching scenarios, including successful leadership transitions, cultivating high-potential individuals, optimizing performance outcomes, addressing behavior obstacles, conflict resolution, strategic guidance, fostering deep learning, organizational dynamics, enhancing team interactions, and empowering lasting behavioral change through actionable feedback and coaching support. Robert ensures that acquired knowledge translates into enduring transformation, enabling clients to achieve long-lasting improvements in performance and overall business outcomes. He actively collaborates with clients to consolidate their progress and harness the power of the system for ongoing enhancement through continuous feedback and iterative improvement processes.

Niche Areas of Expertise

  • C-Suite
  • Executive Presence
  • Leaders in Transition
  • Onboarding
  • Organizational Development

Industry Experience

  • Education
  • Financial Services
  • Government
  • High Tech
  • Professional Services


  • English


  • University of Rochester - BA, Liberal Arts


  • Hogan
  • MBTI
  • Korn Ferry 360
  • Hogan Advanced Interpretation

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