CEO and Principal Consultant.

Master Trainer.

Consultant, speaker, educator, and mediator.

about suzanne

As a master trainer, Suzanne works in leadership and career development in the areas of Influence, Negotiation, Change Management, Facilitative Leadership, and Dispute Resolution. She has extensive experience as a speaker and as an executive leader and consultant in organizational development, innovative leadership, finance, conflict mediation, and education. Suzanne delivers such diverse programs as positive influence strategies, collaborative leadership, facilitation for leaders, negotiation, change management, critical leadership conversations, and train-the-trainer forums.

Suzanne's Client Overview:

Alstom Power and Transport (China, Europe, India, North and South America), Alcon and Alcon/Novartis (US, Europe, Japan, Singapore), Amgen (U.S., Canada), America-on-Line/Time Warner (Corporate Headquarters), AOL-MapQuest, AOL-Netscape, A&W Canada, Beckman Coulter, Boston Scientific, British Petroleum (North America and Trinidad & Tobago), Diversa, eBay, E&J Gallo, Edison International, First Interstate Bank, Gilead Sciences, Granite Construction, Honeywell (Space and Aeronautics division), Hotwire, Intel, JDS Uniphase, Long Beach Mortgage, Merck (Latin America), Molina Healthcare, Nvidia, PacifiCare Health Systems, Pacific Gas & Electric, PacificLife, Parker Hannifin and Parker Aerospace, PayPal, PepsiCo, Rackspace, SAIF Workers Comp Insurance, 7-Eleven, Solar Turbines, Sunny Delight, Taco Bell Corporate and YUM! Brands, Tahoe Forest Hospital District, T.D. Williamson, Transamerica Corporation, Wells Fargo Internet Services and Williams Sonoma.

education & publications


  • Analytical Psychology and Cultural Mythology from Pacifica Graduate Institute (Ph.D. 2006, M.A. 2002)
  • B. A. Fine Arts and German from Dickinson College, Pennsylvania
  • B.S./Masters Program Marine Biology, San Francisco State University
  • Research and illustrations published in The Natural History of the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve (1999), and "The Ecological Atlas of the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve" (1983)
  • Work on ancient Sumerian and Babylonian mythologies published in Journal of Mythological Studies
  • President of Truckee Sunrise Rotary (2004-2005)
  • President and Trustee of Tahoe Truckee Unified School District Board of Education (1996-2000)
  • President of Truckee Donner Association of University Women (1995-1996)

"One of the best ways to persuade others is by listening to them."

Dean Rusk

(775) 525-8925

Suzanne Prouty Ph.D.