Nathan Mellor

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Dr. Nathan Mellor is the CEO of Strata Leadership, LLC . He serves as a sounding board, sparring partner and a source of encouragement for leaders seeking to maximize their effectiveness. Dr. Mellor is a proven executive coach who has conducted over 3,000 coaching sessions. He is a two-time TEDx speaker and is recognized as one of America's most authentic and compelling storytellers. 

Strata Leadership was founded in 2009. The professionals at Strata partner with individuals and organizations throughout the United States and abroad to provide executive coaching, training and events that are intended to "elevate life at work." Strata is the home of the Center for Workplace Coaching and the Institute for Emerging Leaders. In addition, Strata collaborates with numerous organizations to offer custom multi-day Leadership Academies that provide participants life transforming leadership development experiences. 

In pursuit of educational, humanitarian and religious interests, he has studied or taught in: Australia, Belize, China, England, Guyana, Israel, Jordan, Mexico, Russia and Rwanda. He is passionate about developing future leaders and is the co-founder of the Presidential Leadership Institute, hosted on the campus of York College, in collaboration with the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum. He is an adjunct professor for graduate programs at York College and Oklahoma Baptist University. He is the chairperson for the Strata Center for Workplace Coaching and the co-founder of the Institute for Emerging Leaders. 

Dr. Mellor earned the Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership degree from Pepperdine University, where he was a Colleagues Grant recipient. He earned the Master of Dispute Resolution degree from the prestigious Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University School of Law, where he was named a Straus Fellow. He earned the Master of Science in Education degree from Harding University while serving as the Graduate Assistant to the University President. He earned the Bachelor of Arts from Harding University where he was elected Student Association President. He is currently pursuing post graduate studies from the College of Executive Coaching.  

His book, "Sleeping Giants: Authentic Stories and Insights For Building A Life That Matters" is available via Monocle Press, Amazon and Audible. Nathan lives in Edmond, Oklahoma, with his wife and two daughters. He enjoys hiking and spending time in the beauty of the National Parks.