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Ken Homer

Advisor San Francisco Bay Area, US

I work with teams and organizations on the human side of collaboration.

I work with teams and organizations on the human side of collaboration.

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Involved In

Advisor

Nike
NASA- AMES Research Center
salesforce.com
Genentech
New Ventures West

Positions

Instructor San Francisco State University October 2015 - present
Principal Collaborative Conversations September 2007 - present
Adjunct Faculty - Mentor New Ventures West July 2007 - present
Consultant, Facilitator and Coach Omega Pharma June 2006 - present
Worldview Literacy Project Manager Institute of Noetic Sciences January 2011 - April 2012
Director of Community Outreach The World Cafe Community Foundation June 1997 - February 2007
Director Graduate Department New Ventures West June 2001 - May 2004
Director of Research and Development Sustainable Strategies, Inc May 1993 - June 1996

Education

Universal Fellowship of Autodidacts Life skills 1957 - 2015
Immunity to Change Personal Development/Organizational Change 2012 - 2012
New Ventures West Certified Integral Coach 1999 - 2000
Middlesex Community College Computer Programming 1982 - 1984
United States Coast Guard Training Center Governor's Island and LORAN stations on Hawaii and Saipan Electronics Technician

Interested In

Advisor With
  • • Marketing
  • • Marketing Strategy
Markets of Interest
  • • Education
  • • Productivity Tools
  • • Social Impact
  • • Lifelong Learning (outside of school)

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Training • Collaboration tools • Curriculum Development • Executive coaching • Organizational Development • Program Facilitation • Workshop facilitation • Leadership Development

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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Bernice Moore, PhD
They're my friends  •  Adjunct Faculty, Saybrook University and President, ICO Consulting. University of California, Santa Cruz grad.
Ken is an insightful leader with wisdom and capacities that help people achieve what they most long to accomplish. He is an experienced and ... skilled facilitator that engages diverse audiences in working through challenges and creating what is most needed and helpful. Ken is able to create meaningful conversations with hundreds of participants, bringing new knowledge forward, leading change that transforms people and systems for the better.
Marti Spiegelman MFA
Professor, En*theos Academy for Optimal Living and Founder, Awakening Value™: Technologies of Consciousness. Harvard grad.
Ken is a great advisor because he's a great thinker, a great visionary, and his positive energy sparks excitement and momentum in others!
Jim Martin
We worked together  •  Owner, Linway and owner, Linway.
Exceptionally knowledgeable, well read, excellent communicator, facilitator, teacher, listener
Jan Allen
They're my friends  •  Owner and Principle Consultant, Jan Allen Consulting. Previously Manager of Guest Services, El Camino Hospital, El Camino Hospital.
Ken is extremely well grounded in the dynamics of coaching, advising, and facilitating groups toward meaningful and productive outcomes. He' ... s high-energy but also highly present with anyone with whom he works and interacts. He's an effective and compassionate leader and focuses on providing others with a successful experience.
Jon Cooper
We worked together  •  Director, Corporate Operations, Salesforce. Previously Sr Manager - Performance Management & Operational Excellence, Genentech.
Ken brings bold and innovative ideas to drive organizations to be better. He's intelligent and thoughtful, but most importantly, he finds wa ... ys to unlock the power that exists inside the organization.
Stacy Cusulos
President/CEO, Musasa Consulting and Training.
Ken has one of the finest analytical minds I have ever encountered. He demonstrates great capacity to absorb an enormous amount of informati ... on and distill it so it becomes useful to others. Ken's sense of humor is infectious and his open heartedness reveals deep compassion. He is truly fun to be with and work with. I can't recommend him enough!

Marti Spiegelman MFA
Professor, En*theos Academy for Optimal Living and Founder, Awakening Value™: Technologies of Consciousness. Harvard grad.
Marti is a great entrepreneur with the ability to ground lofty visions in day to day practicalities. She's a pleasure to work with.

Bernice Moore, PhD
We worked together  •  Adjunct Faculty, Saybrook University and President, ICO Consulting. University of California, Santa Cruz grad.
Bernice is a brilliant systems thinker who balances her cognitive strengths with highly developed emotional intelligence. An accomplished de ... sign thinker and skilled facilitator, she brings out the best in everyone around her.

Betsey Merkel
We worked together  •  Harp Instructor, The Music Settlement and Owner, BetseyMerkel.com.
Betsey is committed to bringing open source economic development to communities everywhere. Her I-OPEN work is a treasure trove of great ide ... as from fantastic people.


They're my friends
If you are looking for someone whose cognitive intelligence is complemented by her emotional intelligence, look no further than Kare. Commit ... ted to improving the conditions in the workplace so that people can thrive and flourish, Kare is a champion for more intelligent ways of working.

Jim Martin
Owner, Linway and owner, Linway.
Jim is possessed of a keen intellect and a wonderful sense of humor. His thoughtful insights and caring manner make him a pleasure to work w ... ith.

Talia Dashow
We worked together  •  LEGO® SERIOUS PLAY® Certified Facilitator, Talia Dashow Play Professional and Owner, Urban Aphrodite.
If you think that Legos are just for kids, a session with Talia will quickly convince you otherwise! She is a gifted practitioner who will g ... et everyone's creative juices flowing, leading to new ideas and innovations.

Jan Allen
We worked together  •  Owner and Principle Consultant, Jan Allen Consulting. Previously Manager of Guest Services, El Camino Hospital, El Camino Hospital.
Jan is a resourceful professional with a wide background upon which to draw. Knowledgable in many areas, her style of inquiry brings out the ... the best in people by focusing on what matters and helping people synthesize diverse views to get a clearer sense of the big picture.

Jon Cooper
Director, Corporate Operations, Salesforce. Previously Sr Manager - Performance Management & Operational Excellence, Genentech.
Jon is a terrific big picture thinker and superb pattern-seeker/pattern-recognizer. He's also possessed of a healthy degree of skepticism, b ... ut he doesn't let that get in the way of his learning. I've rarely met a more fair-minded, insightful and intelligent person.

Stacy Cusulos
We worked together  •  President/CEO, Musasa Consulting and Training.
While Stacy has a sharp mind for analysis, her super power is the tremendous emotional intelligence that she embodies. She is hard working, ... dedicated and an absolute delight to work with.