bobwpBob Rosen

Phone: 703.571.0519

As a trusted CEO adviser, organizational psychologist, and bestselling author, Bob has long been on a mission to transform the world of business, one leader at a time. He founded Healthy Companies International over twenty years ago with the singular goal of helping top executives achieve their leadership potential. With support from a multiyear grant from the MacArthur Foundation, Bob and his colleagues began an in-depth study of leadership. Since then, he has personally interviewed more than 350 CEOs—in forty-five countries—in organizations as diverse as Ford, Motorola, Johnson & Johnson. Read More

Kathie Ross, Executive Vice-President, Leadership DevelopmentKathleen Ross

Phone: 703.879.7856

As Executive Vice President, Leadership Development, Kathie brings over 25 years of experience as a Chief People Officer in a variety of settings, including major publicly traded companies.  She has worked with start-ups, IPOs, mergers/acquisitions, as well as not-for-profit organizations (Arbitron Inc., IPM Global, Chevy Chase Bank, The National Rural Electric Association and Sallie Mae).  Through out her career, she has excelled at both strategy and execution—consistently designing and delivering human capital and culture initiatives that link to critical business outcomes and that create high performing organizations.  Read More

Jim MathewsJim Mathews

Phone: 703.835.9343

In his role as Vice Chairman, Jim is one of our most sought-after leadership advisers and consultants. He partners with top leaders to assess and develop executive team leadership capabilities and clarify their vision and values and is at the forefront of our leadership consulting and advisory services. He then integrates business and human capital strategies to guide them through culture change initiatives. Back at the office, Jim helps interpret client needs and experiences to develop and implement the company’s business strategy, as well as create new client-centered products and offerings. Read More

Emma-Kate SwannEmma-Kate Swann

Phone: 703.835.9346

As a Senior Consultant, Emma-Kate works alongside the Healthy Companies team to both support and lead key client engagements.  As part of her mission to bring about positive, healthy outcomes, Emma-Kate coaches executives on optimizing their performance, helps organizations navigate through change and guides executive teams in building more productive relationships. She is also actively involved in the design and implementation of leadership development programs at all levels within client organizations. Trained in organizational psychology and with certification in executive coaching, Emma-Kate has extensive experience in designing and delivering cultural change and global leadership development initiatives with a particular focus on high potential employees. Read More

rickwp1Rick Auman

Phone: 703.451.0526

As Executive Vice President, Consulting, Rick leads the delivery of Healthy Companies’ executive coaching and advisory services. He works with clients and our senior team members to assist top-level executives with organization-wide change management, strategic planning, and critical leadership issues. With a passion for what it means to be a good leader, Rick understands the impact leaders have on their organizations, both good and bad. He knows that when leaders have clearly articulated values and vision, behave consistently, and pay attention to the people side of the businesses, their companies soar. Read More

DWK_HCI_2David Knauss

Phone: 703.879.7870

In his dual roles as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Consultant, David brings over twenty years of communications and management experience to Healthy Companies.  Working in a wide range of both public and private sector roles on three continents, David has been responsible for building teams and operations in support of corporate objectives, and has worked closely with clients to achieve their communications and business goals. Prior to joining Healthy Companies, David was Chief of Staff to a member of the Council of the District of Columbia. In addition to managing all aspects of the Councilmember’s office, he was also responsible for media and constituent relations and served on a number of environmental and economic development commissions. Read More