Pamela McLean, PhD, is the CEO and Co-Founder of Hudson Institute of Coaching, a coaching firm providing a full suite of coaching services to organizations and preparing leaders to become coaches through a year-long coach certification program. She brings more than three decades of experience as a clinical psychologist, master coach, coach supervisor, and contributor to the field of coaching. Pamela regularly speaks on the topic of Use of Self as a Coach and Leader, and her previous books include The Completely Revised Handbook of Coaching and LifeForward. She lives in Santa Barbara, CA. In her spare time, she also enjoys experimenting in the kitchen.