Suzanne has over 20 years experience in executive coaching and human resource management, most recently leading Human Resources for a regional craft brewery in Southwestern Colorado.  Prior to relocating to Durango six years ago, she directed Human Resources and served on the executive leadership team for an Emerson manufacturing facility in Boulder, CO.  Suzanne grew up in Seattle and studied at the University of Washington (go Dawgs!) where she earned her bachelor's degree in Interpersonal Communication.  Early in her career, while still living in the Pacific Northwest,  Suzanne held various HR positions at Microsoft, Panasonic Avionics, NAES and Atari.  Suzanne is certified as a Professional Coach (CPC), and an Energy Leadership Index™ Master Practitioner (ELI-MP) by the Institute of Professional Excellence in Coaching as well as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) by the Human Resource Certification Institute.


Suzanne Phare is public speaker, a teacher and an energy coach specializing in taking high performing, under fulfilled individuals from where they are to where they want to be.  The process involves Suzanne teaching clients how to harness the innate life force of energy in an uplifting, logical and productive way.  Results include goal achievement, improved relationships with self and others, and all around positive life changes!