Catherine M. Shew (Cathy) is a certified executive coach and business advisor who is passionate about positive leadership, coaching and strategy. Her clients, both individuals and organizations, consistently acknowledge her talent for “unleashing their best”. She brings unique and comprehensive business acumen to her work given her broad set of demonstrated competencies and experiences in many key focus areas of business.
Cathy retired from FirstEnergy in Akron, Ohio as Director of Business Development. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Case Western Reserve University with a MS in Positive Organization Development and Change (MPOD) in May, 2013, and earned certificates in Emotional Intelligence, Appreciative Inquiry and Executive Coaching. Cathy resides in the Akron area with her husband Scott, and they have an adult daughter.