J Scott Strachan
Chief Visionary Officer and Senior Partner to EQUUS Scott Strachan, is a gifted educator, entrepreneur and empathetic executive leadership and personal development coach. Scott dynamically engages with organizational leaders, business groups and private clients to evoke positive changes and expanded possibilities informed by what is already intrinsically possible within them. His exceptional ability to illuminate the hidden strengths and capacities within his clients makes him a trusted companion to those who are highly motivated towards transformation. He has worked with many companies, such as Microsoft and Cisco, to assist them with shifting their organizational culture towards one that is more conscious, aware and human.
Scott ensures that senior leaders identify their values, articulate targeted intentions and through that, attain desired outcomes. Additionally he assists them in cultivating conscious engagement within their organizations through emotional mastery, authentic and skillful communication, impeccable coordination, and deep accountability.
He also brings to EQUUS a long legacy of business development acumen and experience through his decades of being a serial entrepreneur, an engaged world-traveler, and the founder of many start-up organizations. This illuminated for him the importance that each individual person plays inside any organization or community large or small. In addition to his work with EQUUS, Scott is founder of Intrinsic Path, a wholeness-based approach to personal change and works one-on-one with clients to help lift up their magnificence and their innate gifts and strengths.
With humor, intuition, directness and sensitivity, Scott helps his clients access the best of themselves so that they may live inspired lives and lead thriving, sustainable organizations.
Scott was involved in the first-of-its-kind national Prison Pre-Release Re-Entry Pilot Program launched in San Francisco, designing rigorous workshops for inmates whose scheduled release date was within 30-90 days. The workshops, performed inside the jail system, were designed to reduce recidivism. This work highlights Scott’s fidelity to his belief that a life without limits is within everyone’s reach, regardless of the circumstances in which they may find themselves.
Scott’s clientele includes those not only in the corporate sector, but also in the arts, television, heathcare, technology, education as well as parents. In addition, Scott specializes in working with young adults with Asperger’s Syndrome helping them to achieve a life of fulfillment and joy outside of any labels or limiting self-held beliefs.