Meet The Potentials Team

Who We Are

The professionals on the Potentials team provide a deep bench. We are consultants who have both experience and training in the areas of conflict transformation, organizational systems, human development, consolidation, strategic reorganization, visioning and revitalization. We believe strongly in supporting the creation of healthy systems, empowering them to identify, articulate and accomplish their goals.

Meet our team members below! Also, to learn more about the founders of Potentials Coaching & Consulting click here

Claire Bamberg

Founder & CEO, Faculty, Mentor Coach, Sr. Consultant, Executive & Leadership Coach
Randolph Center, VT
“Herder of Cats & Turtles”

Matthew Bamberg-Johnson

Executive Coach, Faculty
Sun Valley, CA
“Theater & Education Guru”

Olivia Burnham

Executive Coach, Faculty
Middletown, RI
“Wedding Choreographer & Dance Empowerment”

Chad Delaney

M.Div, PCC
Faculty, Mentor Coach, Executive Coach
Hiram, OH
“Offspring Launcher & Innovator”

Rev. Dr. Celestine Fields

Clergy, Congregational, Racial Trauma and Recovery Coach and Trainer
Bay Area, California
“Fearless, Compassionate Fighter for Racial Justice”

Trace Haythorn

Co-Founder, Sr. Consultant, Executive & Leadership Coach
Atlanta, GA
“Chief Comic & Co-Conspirator”

Rev. Gillian Murphy-Stephans

Oakland, CA
“Spiritual Care and ‘Aha!’ Guru”

Rhonda Myers

M.Div, PCC
Sr. Consultant, Coach
Rutland, VT
“Experienced Traveler & Doting Grandmother”

Elizabeth Nees

M.Div, PCC
Sr. Consultant, Executive Coach
Harvard, MA
“Rising Star & Dedicated Mom”

Ellie Richardson

Sr. Consultant, Coach
Dracut, MA
“Connector Supreme & Enneagram 8”

James D. Ross II

M.A., M.Div., D.Min
Executive & Leadership Coach
Boston, MA
“Thinker of Long Thoughts”

Shannon Wall

M.Div., MFA
Coach, Consultant
Woodbury, CT
Lifelong Learner and Believer in What’s Next”


Our Support Team

Jason Bearthes
Sr. Web Developer, TrueITPros

Russell M. Blodgett

Jeffrey P. Guevin
Otter Creek Law

Melanie Fox-McGregor

Paige Francis
VA & Thinking Partner, Create 2 Sell

Scott Holson

What We Do

The Potentials Coaching and Consulting team is committed to working alongside you, your organization and/or congregation as you seek to achieve your goals, create sustainable change and make a meaningful difference in the world.

We offer a wide range of relevant topics, training and programs, in a variety of formats. Consequently, there are many options available to structure a process by which we can meet the needs of your unique setting and situation.

Please check here frequently. Upcoming offerings are spotlighted on a regular basis and change frequently. Our full range of offerings will be available as they develop, starting this fall.

What We Believe

Our mission is to work alongside you, encouraging awareness, supporting
crucial and innovative change towards achieving your goals.

Our vision is to empower thoughtful, creative people and systems towards
sustainable change, making a difference in the world for the good of the whole.

Give us a chance to show you what our team can do for your team!