Suzanne McFarlin, BCC, ACC
SUZANNE MCFARLIN, BCC, ACC, is a board certified coach specializing in executive and leadership coaching. Suzanne studied coaching and became a certified coach with Dr. Martha Beck, best-selling author of Finding Your Own North Star and monthly columnist for O Magazine. She also earned the International Coach Federation Associate Certified Coach credential with the International Coach Academy.
Through the American Society for Training and Development, she received professional certificates for training services. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication from the University of Michigan. At the University of Arizona, she is a Professional Leadership Coach. She has also served as a career coach and instructed MBA students in Management Communication at the Eller College of Management. She is a leadership coach at Raytheon Missile Systems and executive director of Greater Tucson Leadership, a community leadership program.
Involved in community organizations and causes, Suzanne serves on the Fund for Civility, Respect and Understanding. She has served as a national trainer for the National Charity League and on the local board of directors. She co-founded Desert Doula Childbirth Services and has served on the boards of Angel Charity for Children and Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Tucson, as well as chaired committees for St. Michael’s Parish Day School. She has volunteered as a facilitator for the YWCA Women’s Leadership Class and Conference and has designed/facilitated their “Take the Lead in Your Life” coaching program. She is a graduate, board member and Past President of Greater Tucson Leadership and the 2005 recipient of the Brigadier General Ronald L. Kurth Merit Award for Leadership.