Susan Bowman is an executive coach, located in Southern California, working with The Leets Consortium, a global corporate coaching firm.
Susan’s primary areas of expertise are organizational change, leadership assessment and coaching, strategic and international human resources, executive compensation, developing executive teams, and talent management.
Susan is an industrial/organizational psychologist who has held a number of CHRO positions in the high tech industry. She was formerly the senior vice president of human resources at Emulex which is now part of Broadcom Limited, based in Irvine, California. In this role, Ms. Bowman was responsible for all aspects of Human Resources including HR strategy, talent management, performance management, leadership and employee development, and organizational effectiveness. In addition, she served as part of the senior executive team.
Susan was previously senior vice president of human resources at 3Com Corporation, now part of HP, and executive vice president of human resources at Genuity, Inc., which was an Internet infrastructure and service provider (ISP). Susan also held a number of executive positions in Human Resources at GTE/Verizon in education and training, compensation and executive staffing and development.
Through her experiences, Susan has developed a passion for guiding leaders to transform their personal and professional lives and for helping organizations maximize their leadership capabilities. To do this, she provides: Leadership assessment for executive selection and post-hire integration; individual leadership coaching and development; senior team building to enhance strategic alignment and effectiveness; and HR effectiveness consulting to enhance alignment with business strategies and improve people processes.
Susan holds a Ph.D. in industrial/organizational psychology from the University of South Florida in Tampa.