Describe Your Coaching Practice: Leadership Coach
Dr. Richard A. Hansen currently works for the Health and Human Services (HHS), Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) as an Organizational Development Specialist and is the Peterson Experienced Leaders program co-program manager. He previously was the Deputy Director of the Talent Development Division. This division is responsible for the training for all of the CMS employees. In addition, this division travels to the 10 CMS Regional Office sites to conduct training. Rich previously worked for the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA), Defense Logistics Information Services as the Chief, Customer Training branch. This office is responsible for the training of the workforce for the DLA Logistics Information Service.
Rich is retired Air Force with time spent at Myrtle Beach AFB, SC, Davis-Monthan AFB, Tucson, AZ and Michigan Air National Guard, Battle Creek, MI. In the Air Force he was a jet engine mechanic and instructor. During his military service he has received several awards and decorations such as the AF Achievement medal, National Defense Service Medal, and the AF Good Conduct Medal. Rich started with DLIS in 1998 and has been in Air Force cataloging and the training branch as an instructor. Dr. Hansen earned his Bachelor’s degree from Sienna Heights University in Public Service Administration in Aug 2003, his Masters Degree from Spring Arbor University in Organizational Management in Feb 2006, and his PhD from Capella University in Business General Organization and Management in Oct 2009. He has been happily married for many years to Emily with two boys Rich Jr. 36 and James (forever 25, KIA 15 Sept 2010, Iraq).
- Strength Deployment Inventory - certified
- Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI)- certified