Michael Forlenza PhD, MPH, MS

  • Senior Consultant and Lead by Greatness Coach Lapin International

Education & Training

  • Hunter College – City University of New York – Psychology – BA
  • University of Pittsburgh – Health Psychology – MS, PhD
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – Epidemiology - MPH

Coaching Focus

Building the competency, character and capacity of physician leaders


Coaching Summary

Dr.  Forlenza has worked extensively with executive and emerging leaders across a wide variety of corporate and economic sectors, including financial services, legal services, biotechnology, healthcare, engineering, start-up, and higher education. His focus is on building and expanding the leadership competency, character, and capacity of his clients for leading in complex, uncertain, and highly changeable work environments.  He has a particular interest in facilitating the emergence of leaders in the health sciences.  Prior to becoming a full-time consultant, coach, and facilitator, Dr. Forlenza served as Assistant Dean in the School of Leadership and Professional Advancement at Duquesne University.  He initiated, founded, and taught in the Professional Coach Certification Program (PCCP), an International Coach Federation Accredited Coach Training Program, also serving as its Executive Director.