Paula Shoup

Paula Shoup

Chief Operating Officer and Executive Coach

“I can honestly say that the changes we talked about, and I am working to implement have become a seamless part of my life. They feel incredibly natural and that is the beauty of Paula and her methods; she finds the best in you and brings it out in a natural and effortless way.”

Paula Shoup brings strong leadership and coaching experience from her twenty plus years at fortune 100 financial services, medical implantable technology, and aerospace organizations. Paula directed the Charles Schwab Executive Leadership Program that included executive coaching of advisory firm senior partners and leaders across the U.S. At Medtronic, Inc. she was the Director of Supply Chain which included an international staff of over 80 people and a budget of over $400M.

Paula earned her M.S. in Management and Leadership at Pepperdine University in December of 2022. She is a graduate of the Coach U Advanced Coaching program and is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF). She is a Certified Dare to Lead Facilitator (CDTLF) based on the powerful research of Brené Brown, PhD.

She lives with her life partner, Carlos and their two dogs. They regularly hike in the mountains near their home in Phoenix, AZ. She also enjoys abstract painting and reading good fiction.