Sharla is the Founder and CEO of Pursuits Coaching. She has been in practice since 1987 in CA and since 1993 in CO as a Licensed Marriage, Family Therapist, Trainer, Leadership Coach and Consultant. She holds her MA degree from St. Mary’s University.
She specializes in empowering individuals, couples, families, groups, organizations and businesses in designing lives, relationships and organizations with increased courage, joy and connection. Sharla brings a warm, dedicated, engaging and resourceful style with 30 years experience in helping clients and companies achieve increased leadership, goals and dreams.
Sharla has served as a corporate trainer and expert in organizational development and leadership coaching since 1993. She has worked with numerous and diverse companies in training, critical stress debriefing, mandatory and employee/employer concerns and conflict management.
She currently works with the Colorado Leadership Development Program and the chosen recipients within the departments of the federal government in developmental leadership as well as other businesses.
Sharla also has an added special specialization in working with family businesses and partnerships where she applies her experience and background in working with families coupled with her upbringing in a family owned business.
In addition, she loves her office at the Impact Hub Boulder where she is surrounded by entrepreneurs and businesses and organizations of purpose and impact. She serves on the board of the Impact Hub Academy and is excited about the intiative and dynamic direction the Academy will take this year.
She is a member of the Boulder Chamber of Commerce and a Business Member of Realities for Children Boulder County.
She enjoys her family, friends, hiking with her pup Maggie Mae and husband Dan of 33 years, gaining inspiration and love of learning for personal and professional growth, music and the arts, street food and fine dining, comedy, movies, dancing, travel and living in beautiful Boulder.
PURSUITS was designed in 2010 to provide an integrated and collaborative model with a mission for clients, organizations and companies to thrive. She is honored to work with such a talented coaching team that share this common vision and commitment to our model for growth and success.
“Sharla has been a tremendous resource to us. She has helped clarify and implement our vision and life changes. We value the support, insight and expertise this has given us! Thank you! You changed our lives!” BPL and JL
“Throughout my experience with PURSUITS, under the direction of Sharla Macy, I have gained clarity and direction. I’ve enjoyed the support that has helped me gain confidence to take steps along a new path in my professional life.” JF
“To accomplish great things, we must not only act but also dream. Not only plan, but also believe.” Anatole France