Nancy Capistran is an award-winning, internationally certified executive coach, trusted advisor, motivational speaker, and best-selling international author. She is also the Founder and Principal of two companies: Capistran Leadership, LLC, and Crisis Interception, LLC.
Nancy is passionate about expanding human excellence for smart, senior-level leaders. She offers a unique opportunity for her clients to fuel growth and innovation through a different lens. Capitalizing on her lifetime of character-building experiences, combined with her talents as a highly skilled leader for companies ranging in size from start-ups to multi-billion-dollar international organizations, Nancy has unfailingly infused herself with optimistic energy and a clear vision. She has a contagious positive mental outlook with a spirit of steel. Many have remarked on how Nancy radiates positive energy. She brings thoughtful, visionary, and smart approaches that are grounded in real-world solutions. Her experiences, guidance, and natural storytelling skills move people in a way that inspires them to reach for and acquire higher levels of achievement. Nancy is often referred to as “911” for senior-level leaders.
For the past three decades, Nancy has held a wide range of positions and responsibilities in the specialty areas of Corporate Risk, Compliance, and Ethics, Strategic Planning and Implementation, Global Crisis Management, International Program Management, Business Administration and Operations Management, Talent Management, Organizational Development, Retail/Wholesale Management, plus Sales, Service, Marketing, Procurement, New Product Development, Manufacturing, and Finance.
Nancy holds a BSBA from Northeastern University, a Master’s Certification in Project Management (GWCPM) from George Washington University, and a Certificate in Leadership from Boston University. She is an accredited Professional Certified Coach (PCC) through the International Coaching Federation (ICF). She is also a Certified Professional Coach (CPC), and a Certified Energy Leadership Master Practitioner (ELI-MP) through the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC), one of the largest ICF-accredited coach training schools in the world. Additionally, Nancy is a graduate of the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) Citizens Academy, and a member of the Alumni Association.
Awards & Recognition
Nancy continues to be humbled and honored by the repeat recognition and new awards she has received not only from industry pundits, but also from the awards that require voting. Here are a few of her recent awards: