FocusEQ is an adaptive group of independent professionals who work together to foster conscious and compassionate leadership using practical mindfulness practices. We train the skills needed to lead with integrity, inspire others, and cultivate personal well-being.
Aligned through shared values of service, compassion and excellence, FocusEQ brings decades of professional experience and training to enable you and your team to thrive and succeed.
Jack is an experienced facilitator, team leader, coach, and teacher. Using mindfulness-based trainings, Jack helps leaders and influencers improve focus, build resilience, develop emotional intelligence, and generally lead happier lives.
Jack brings a unique blend of experience and training to his teaching and coaching. He is a lifelong student and practitioner of yoga and meditation and spent over 20 years of formal practice in residence at retreat sites in the USA and India.
He holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering (Water Resources) from Clarkson University and is an experienced leader in the field. Between 2003 and 2014, he honed his facilitation skills through the planning, production, and facilitation of many public and professional meetings and workshops as the Program Manager for a regional flood control program in Northern California. His mindfulness-based approach to leadership was instrumental in building consensus, guiding collaboration, and achieving broad community support and engagement.
Currently, Jack serves as a business consultant and personal coach integrating his mindfulness, leadership, and engineering trainings into organizational systems development and helping leaders and employees to manage stress, improve creativity, and enhance problem solving. Jack is a certified yoga teacher through the Yoga Alliance and a Search Inside Yourself Certified Teacher.