Will Burrington

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Will Burrington | Leadership Coach | Santa Monica | California

Harmony Partners is a leadership coaching practice.  Will’s practice focuses on counseling and coaching client organizations and c-level executives on communicating their authentic brand leadership.  With 31 years of professional experience in the practice of law, public affairs and advocacy, corporate communications and senior management roles in the U.S. and Europe, he brings a unique, multi-disciplinary lens to leadership coaching.

He is a graduate of the highly respected Leadership Coaching Program at Georgetown University’s Institute for Transformational Leadership in Washington, DC.  Will is a member of the International Coach Federation (“ICF”) and a Fellow of the Institute of Coaching, based at McLean Hospital, a Harvard Medical School affiliate in Boston.  His primary coaching interests include executive level leaders, evolving entrepreneurs, emotional intelligence, adult development, addiction and recovery-focused coaching, best mindfulness practices and the latest developments in neuroscience.  Will is certified in the following assessment tools – EQ-i 2.0 and EQ360, The Leadership Circle 360, and Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI).

From 1987-2000 Will practiced communications and Internet law with firms in Milwaukee and Washington, DC; was Chief Counsel to a former member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Will's native Milwaukee; Associate General Counsel and Head of Global Public Policy for AOL (formerly America Online), as well as Senior Vice President and Chief Communications Officer for AOL Europe in Hamburg and London.  He has also served as a Senior Communications and Public Affairs Counselor to Fleishman-Hillard in Washington, DC, one of the top global communications firms.  Will has advised, coached and served as a board member of several Internet start-ups and nonprofit organizations.

Will graduated in 1984 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in government from Lawrence University in Appleton, WI and earned his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree in 1987 from Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee where he was an elected member of the Marquette Law Review and recipient of the annual Dean’s Award.

will.burrington@gmail.com or 424.330.9500