DAVID M. GOLDSMITH Senior Partner, The Goldsmith Group, LLC

David M. Goldsmith utilizes his coaching skills to empower clients to connect vision to action. He coaches individuals who head up projects and companies to become powerful, effective leaders that continuously guide innovation and growth. David supports the firm’s clients to stay focused on strategy and moving constantly towards new models of professional and personal success.

Mr. Goldsmith was the former chief operating officer of CoachInc.com and past President of CoachU. He is passionate about helping people and has consulted and coached hundreds of businesses since 1991. Prior to that he operated a number of successful businesses in the fields of customer care and broadcast services.

A Master Certified Coach and pioneer of the coaching profession, he has been quoted widely in newspapers, magazines, and has been featured in radio and television interviews about the coaching profession. Mr. Goldsmith is a graduate of Cornell University and is a member of the International Coach Federation. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico with his wife and two children.

MICHAEL T. GREENE Senior Partner, The Goldsmith Group, LLC

Michael T. Greene guides clients of the firm through strategic choices and intellectual property matters. He combines his background in law and business to support individuals and organizations exploit emerging opportunities or navigate through difficult decision points. Michael has extensive experience in managing and guiding legal counsel in the development and implementation of intellectual property strategy.

A graduate of Harvard Law School, Mr. Greene has an extensive background with both litigation and transactional commercial law, with an emphasis on finance and real estate.  He has practiced law in Southern California, specializing in business and commercial transactions, finance, and taxation strategies.

In addition to his legal work, Mr. Greene has been the managing partner of over twenty ventures and has provided consulting services to numerous national and regional companies.

Mr. Greene lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico with his wife and two children.

MARK A. GRIFFITH Senior Consultant, The Goldsmith Group, LLC

Mr. Griffith brings more than twenty years of experience in achieving creative solutions for commercial and nonprofit business concerns with entrepreneurial spirit and ingenuity. A senior consultant at the Goldsmith Group, he has experience in diverse business environments, including start-ups, companies built around a founder’s intellectual property, nonprofits and web-based enterprises.

Mr. Griffith’s professional expertise focuses on strategy formulation and implementation, business development, project management, budgeting, resource allocation and operations management. He is particularly skilled at identifying and assessing emerging environmental trends and helping organizations plan market-based approaches. He is noted for focusing organizations to be mission and customer-centered, leading teams to become goal-oriented and results-driven, streamlining processes to create time and cost efficiencies.

Mr. Griffith earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from Texas Tech University and a Master of Arts in Arts Administration from Golden Gate University. Mr. Griffith is active in artistic, cultural, professional arenas. Mr. Griffith lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.