Bob Weinkle

Leadership and Career Coach

Why I chose to become a Coach

My own successful experience being coached touched something deep inside that propelled me to want to coach others as a leadership style and a career choice. I enjoy helping successful and high potential clients move forward in their lives by intentionally enhancing their relationships at work, home and in the community. I’ve always believed in the natural organizational power of three and have patterned my life, leadership and coaching endeavors upon this precept. I want to help others unleash the power of three in their lives as well.

Career Highlights

  • Senior Military Officer in the United States Marine Corps for over 20 years. Leadership assignments include combat Battalion Command (Iraq 2003) and strategic planning throughout the U.S. and the world (22 countries)
  • Director, Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Transportation Services Office
  • Chief, Centers for Disease Control’s Strategic National Stockpile CHEMPACK Program
  • Office Administrator, Troutman Sanders AMLAW Top 100 law firm with 300 attorneys/300 staff
  • Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology and Morehouse College
  • Crisis Leadership Workshop Instructor, U.S. Office of Personnel Management
  • Chair, Marine for Life committee, Marine Corps Coordinating Council of Georgia (501c3 non-profit)
  • Board of Directors, Veteran Pathways (501c3 Non-profit)
  • Colleague, Strategic Executive Coaching Alliance (SECA)

Education, Certifications & Memberships

  • Professional Certified Coach (PCC), International Coach Federation (ICF)
  • Graduate certificate in Executive Coaching, University of Texas/Dallas
  • Credentialed Global Career Development Facilitator
  • BS degree in Communications, University of Tennessee/Knoxville
  • MS degree in Logistics Management, Florida Institute of Technology/Melbourne
  • MS degree candidate, Organizational Behavior & Executive Coaching, University of Texas/Dallas
  • Graduate, Harvard University’s National Leadership Preparedness Initiative executive program
  • Certified, Executive Logistics Management, Society of Logistics Engineers (SoLE)
  • Member, International Coach Federation (ICF) and ICF Georgia Chapter
  • Member, National Career Development Association (NCDA)
  • Certified Six Sigma Black Belt Professional and Kaizen Facilitator

Favorite Quote

The most important thing about having goals is having one” – Geoffry F. Abert