Peter Berridge is an accomplished coach and facilitator who utilizes the sciences of positive psychology and executive coaching to help individuals, teams, and organizations be more engaged, effective and productive. Pete became a certified coach through the Hudson Institute of Santa Barbara and is adjunct faculty with the St. Thomas Executive Coaching Certificate program. He earned a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Positive psychology is the study of human strengths and well-being which employs proven methods to promote the flourishing of people, organizations, and communities. It is with this training that the Shift Positive 360 was born; a unique way of gathering and giving feedback that is more effective and enjoyable. Pete was determined to bring the benefits of Positive Psychology into the feedback process, which led him to co-create Change Positive, LLC. He has 25+ years of coaching (more than 5,000 hours of individual coaching), facilitation, and Human Resources experience, culminating as executive VP of Human Resources at Courage Center, a nationally respected healthcare agency. Pete's passion is coaching senior executives, rising leaders, teams, and organizations that are navigating challenges & charting new directions.
When he’s not exercising his passions across his two businesses, he’s either whittling a bird or chilling on a Minnesota lake in his boat with his Labrador, Lloyd, and incredible wife, Jenny.