Kim Krisco

P.O. Box 842,Trinidad, CO 81082   •  13600 County Road 21.6, Weston, CO 81091   •   719-859-4302  •

OBJ ECTIVE 	To contribute to the development of personal, community and organizational transformation. Write and
                                              publish books that make a difference.


• Pioneered the development of coaching technologies and practices in the late 80’s – helping to establish coaching as separate and                                        Qdistinct practice and profession.
• 23 years designing and facilitating successful large-scale organizational transformation.
QClients: 3 Com, DTE Energy, GTE/Verizon, Pritichett & Associates, R.R. Donnelley & Sons.

Creator of learning structures and processes that support skills development and “meta-competencies” such as learning, team                               Qbuilding, communication, etc.
• Exceptional teambuilding and interpersonal communication skills.

• 19 years executive coaching experience - pioneer in coaching field.

• Solid training, speaking and presentation skills.

• Strong writing skills -- author of three books on leadership development, numerous articles -- and now fiction and poetry.


Owner and Principal, Transition Technologies, Trinidad, Colorado, 1991-Present

• Developed and facilitated new team start-up training for AARP, NASA, DTE Energy -- acting as catalyst for a large scale culture- Qchange effort.

• Stimulated and supported over 30 "breakthrough projects" (strategic business initiatives).

• Taught and coached GTE Labor Optimization Teams -- managers & represented employees --instrumental in eliminating long-Qstanding barriers to organizational effectiveness.

• Developed and piloted teambuilding and communications training programs -- including nationally renowned Mars Pather QProgram -- for Pritchett & Associates.

Advocate-Change Management, GTE, Dallas, Texas, 1989 - 1991

• Led an effort to create and support an enterprise-wide coaching competency.

• Co-developed a cutting-edge “leadership intensive” that resulted in dramatic and immediate improvements in team effectiveness Qfor the executive team of a large regional business unit.

• Managed an OD SWAT team providing quick-turnaround support and coaching for leaders.


Writer and Publisher - La Penita Press & Dog-eared Press
Communication Director, GTE Corporation
Freelance Film and TV Writer/Director
Manager-Media Resources, Midwestern Telephone Operations
Instructor, Illinois State University – Communications, Writing


 Master of Arts, Social Communications, Western Illinois University

 Bachelor of Arts, Speech Communications / Psychology, Western Illinois University


 Leadership & the Art of Conversation, Prima Publishing, 1997

 Leadership Your Way: Play the Hand You’re Dealt and Win, Miles River Press, 1995

 Aikido Leadership, Dog-eared Press, 1992
 Talking to Trees, La Penita Press, 2012
 Sherlock Holmes - The Golden Years, MX Publishing, 2014