Founder and principal of Sustainable Success, Beth Shapiro specializes in improving performance
and creating sustainable change for leaders, teams, and organizations. Her work focuses on building
capacity to create and maintain strong, strategic, effective relationships.
Beth holds a Master in Public Administration from Harvard's Kennedy School and is a Certified
Professional and Relationship Systems Coach (PCC, ORSC). Her background includes 20+ years of
leadership in both the private and non-profit sectors. She has provided coaching and training in
a variety of settings including federal and state government, higher education, nonprofits, and a
number of private sector industries.
Beth played a leading role in the U.S. Transportation Security Administration's Security Evolution
trainings, featured on 60 Minutes and MSNBC.com. The Department of Homeland Security included this
transformational TSA program — which trained more than 50,000 employees over the course of
10 months — among their top 10 successes for 2008.
Beth serves on the faculty of the Center for Right Relationship (CRR Global), served on the faculty of the prestigious Coaches Training Institute (CTI) and also trains, mentors, and supervises candidates for a
number of professional coaching and consulting certifications.
Recent clients include: Scripps Networks, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Greenpeace, GN Netcom, GlobalMindset, de Baak Leadership Development, University of Pittsburgh Katz School of Management, Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Harvard Office of Technology Development, U.S. Transportation Security Administration, IDEO, University of
California at San Francisco, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Oxfam America, World
Education, and CORA-Community Overcoming Relationship Abuse, National Head Start Association, Family Equality Council, Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund, and eSec Lending