David Baumgartner, PCC, ITCA, SHRM-SCP

For the past three decades, David has worked with healthcare leaders and teams to achieve results by bringing more clarity, balance, and focus to their work.

David is recognized as an invaluable resource when leaders face significant challenges. He has supported mergers and acquisitions, turnaround efforts, cultural alignment, and leadership changes.  David uses a candid, collaborative approach, which has earned him a reputation as a trusted mentor and colleague.

As a coach, David creates an environment anchored in psychological safety.  Leaders and teams increase self-awareness in this environment, learning to reduce silos and create a path to results.

David maintains the SHRM-SCP and HRCI SPHR certificates and has achieved PCC and Team Coaching Certificates.

David has contributed to several publications, including Compassion@Work, You@Work, and Leading with Humanity.

Projects include 

Below is a summary of some results achieved.

  • Mentoring and supporting countless leaders at all career levels gain greater clarity and focus.
  • Coordinated the merger of two iconic departments so that they quickly embraced and supported a joint mission/vision.
  • Supported two organizations through periods of rapid growth following receiving private equity investment.
  • Supported the onboarding of a regional acquisition with an emphasis on aligning cultures.   Within one year, the employee engagement scores went from 14 out of 14 regions to 4th.
  • Supported divisional operational alignment, improving the rank from 3rd out of 3 divisions to 1st place.