Cheryl Shapero

Cheryl Shapero has over twenty years experience as an educator, senior consultant and executive coach. Ms. Shapero is a Master Certified Coach through the International Coach Federation, the highest designation in the field of coaching. Ms. Shapero is also an adjunct faculty member at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business. In this capacity, she works with Washington DC Public and Charter School principals enrolled in the Executive Masters in Leadership.

Prior to joining the AchieveUnite team, Ms. Shapero was an executive at Maryland University of Integrative Health, where she founded and directed the Masters of Arts in Health and Wellness Coaching and was the Chief Diversity Officer. When working with clients, Ms. Shapero utilizing a positive, growth-oriented approach to help others make sustainable change both at the individual and organizational level in ways that impact the bottom line of their organizations. Her client’s state that they have been challenged, supported, inspired and more able to see new perspectives and take on new endeavors.


  • Bachelors of Arts from Antioch University
  • Masters in Leadership from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business
  • Numerous trainings in coaching and facilitation

Areas of Expertise

  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • Women’s leadership
  • Authentic leadership
  • Communication skills
  • Difficult conversations
  • Goal achievement
  • Team building
  • Conflict resolution