Ellen Brennan

Certified Master Facilitator

Ellen Brennan is a professional workshop leader and certified coach who brings over 20 years experience in Training and Development and the technology industry. She is the founder of Performance Coaching and Training, a provider of professional development services to individuals and organizations.

Sample Training Assignments Ms. Brennan designed a customer service course for Road Runner’s Customer Call Center. From requirements definition through to course delivery, Ms. Brennan worked with subject matter experts to build a program to ensure the readiness of their telephone support representatives.

For Raytheon, Ellen facilitated planning sessions with engineers and managers to re-engineer various business operations. This involved developing business process models to support their implementation of Six Sigma projects. She trained the engineers to maintain these modules using an automated design tool.

Ms. Brennan gained experience in all aspects of training from being a “department of one” through to Director level of worldwide training with P&L responsibility. She spent nine years working internationally, based in England, delivering services across Europe.

Coaching Services - Ellen works one-on-one with clients in areas including leadership, business operations, and career management to increase professional effectiveness and achieve goals. Her coaching clientele include business owners and managers, entrepreneurs and high-tech professionals. As an outcome of the coaching, clients set clearer goals, take decisive action, and make better strategic decisions.

Ms. Brennan has taught courses to these and other organizations:

  • Right Management Consultants
  • MITRE Institute
  • Prudential Insurance
  • U.S. Army National Guard
  • MCI
  • Bertelsman, Germany
  • JP Morgan
  • Unisys, UK and Switzerland
  • John Hancock
  • Bank of England, UK
  • Citicorp
  • British Telecom, UK
  • General Dynamics
  • British Rail, UK
  • Livermore Labs-Dept of Defense
  • British Petroleum, UK
  • China Lakes-Dept of Defense
  • Bank Paribas, France
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • SPL-Chariot, South Africa

  • Background Information:
  • Education:
  • BA, Organizational
  • Behavior, Lesley
  • University, Cambridge, MA
  • Certified Professional
  • Co-Active Coach, The Coaches Training Institute
  • Affiliations – Past or Current:
  • ASTD, International Coach Federation
  • Years of Experience:
  • 26+ years
  • Training Clinic Master Instructor since:
  • 2003