Dr. Vikki Brock is a master level coach, consultant and trainer. Since 1995, through her company VB Coaching & Consulting, Vikki has supported people worldwide to create success from inside themselves by their own definition.
Vikki respectfully provokes seasoned individualists to take their leadership (and their life) to the next level – be they executives, business professionals, or cultural creatives. She emphasizes authenticity, strengths, collaboration, and inclusion as the foundation for personal and organizational health and increased productivity.
Vikki specializes in bringing coaching skills into business and industry, and seeks out high performance individuals and organizations in transition. She partners with individuals in rediscovering who they are and increasing their satisfaction in how they earn a living. As one manufacturing general manager stated, “through my work with Vikki I now know exactly how things must be done to achieve what I want. I’ve learned to trust my instinct more and have confidence in what I am doing.”
She has coached numerous leaders, sales executives and coaches from Fortune 500 companies. A partial list of executive and leadership engagements includes Paine Webber, Wachovia, Boeing, Corbis, AT&T Wireless, Bendix, Kodak, Celltech R&D, Abbott Labs, Pfizer and Host Marriott. On the executive coaching team of The Ken Blanchard companies for six years, she is co-founder of Blue Belt Leadership™ and Active Legacy™ which support individuals and organizations to identify, clarify and integrate talents and energies so performance, potential and success are realized.
Vikki spent 21 years with The Boeing Company as leader, facilitator, trainer and consultant prior to
becoming a coach. Experienced in both high technology Fortune 100 and not-for-profit business environments, she has special skills in improving the effectiveness and productivity of individuals, groups and business systems through:
- Executive and leadership coaching and skills training
- Team building, analysis of group dynamics and behavior preferences
- Design and management of collaborative processes
- Project management, information gathering and group feedback
- Organization transformation, strategic planning and culture change
Vikki is credentialed at the master level by the International Coach Federation (MCC, Master Certified Coach) and Worldwide Association of Business Coaches (CEC, Certified Executive Coach). A certified practitioner of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Five Dynamics Profile, she uses these tools to support clients in valuing diversity and better understanding themselves. As an active member of the International Coach Federation since its inception in 1996, Vikki was Chair of the Program Application Review Committee and Co-Chair of the Credentialing Committee from January 2005 thru June 2006. Vikki currently teaches in the Executive Coaching Certificate Program at the University of Texas at Dallas.
In 1989, Vikki earned an Executive MBA from the University of Washington. In June 2008 she completed her Ph.D. in Coaching and Human Development from the International University of Professional Studies. Vikki emphasizes collaboration and inclusion in the coaching profession and in life. The foremost subject matter expert on the roots and emergence of the coaching field, she volunteers as the Director of the History and Archive Division at The Coaching Commons, a project of The Harnisch Foundation. A board member of the Ventura Harbor Community Council, she lives on and works from her 50' Trimaran sailboat in Ventura, California.