CONSULTANT & EXECUTIVE COACH
For over fifteen years, Don Lang has focused his work on coaching and developing leaders and teams. He leverages a diverse background that spans HR management, line operations, account management, and principles and leadership (P&L) responsibility to enhance his contribution to leadership development through coaching and related advanced learning programs.
Don works with leaders to develop strategies, build collaborative relationships, form and lead high-performing teams, and create, execute, and achieve key business objectives.
Don contributes vital insights and perspectives from years of hands-on consulting assignments in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Africa for leaders and organizations operating across borders.
Don’s support to leaders and organizations includes
Team and leadership coaching
Leadership development program design, development, and delivery
Talent assessment for hiring, succession, and mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
Key talent acquisition consulting and training
Don’s prior roles include HR management assignments in Fortune 500 information management and financial services firms at corporate and field levels. Don held several line operations and technology management roles in insurance/health care services. He was Director of Healthcare Systems for a systems solutions firm where he served as channel marketing development lead. He then became a Vice President and Principal at Mainstream Access, Inc., a global consulting firm focusing on talent assessment and development. He later served in a P&L leadership role as a Managing Director in the Human Capital Consulting Group of Spherion Corporation, a global outsourcing and consulting firm. He founded his independent coaching and leadership development business in 2002.
Don holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Management/Finance from Georgia State University and a BA in Economics from Lafayette College. He has completed an Executive Coaching certification program at Columbia University. Don lectures on high-performing teaming and coaching for leaders in the Executive MBA program at KSU.