"Don't ask yourself what kind of coach the world needs, ask yourself what ignites the coach in you, and go and be that. Because what the world needs are professional coaches that come alive."
~ Robert Stack, Dean
- About the Academy
- Our Faculty
The Morning Coach - Academy of Coaching (MCAC) prepares individuals to become professionals in the principles, philosophy, and skills of coaching by fostering a safe and sacred environment to support and nurture the coaching relationship.
Our innovative coaching program is based on the belief that all coaches must have a strong business acumen, as well as master coaching skills, in order to grow and maintain a profitable enterprise. We utilize a two-tier approach that emphasizes business development and teaches coaches how to inspire clients to take their life and work to the most fulfilling levels.
The Morning Coach - Academy of Coaching firmly believes that key to success is training coaches to encourage the individuals that they serve to embrace wholeness by "Inspiring the Mind, Strengthening the Body, and Honoring the Spirit."
Each and every one of our faculty members, alumni, and students lives by our guiding principles and is encouraged to take their work in progress to the deepest possible levels of being and doing.
Our guiding principles include:
- Becoming aware of the integration of the Mind, Body, and Spirit
- Being fully present and embracing self to experience joy and gratitude
- Articulating your calling, signature values, unique talents, and natural gifts
- Living an inspired and authentic life
- Maintaining a commitment to integrity
Robert Stack, Dean
Robert Stack, MCLC, APR, Fellow PRSA is internationally known as the FAME COACH®, as well as an award-winning professional speaker and the co-author of four books including Success is a Journey. Robert is a master certified life coach and has an extensive background in personal, organizational, and leadership coaching and consulting. His current clients include prominent master coaches, international speakers, best-selling authors, and business entrepreneurs.
Robert is a leading expert on global reputation management and handling complex media issues facing celebrities, leaders, and organizations in the public eye. He has worked for numerous Fortune 500 companies, prominent CEO's, and entertainment personalities including the late comedian Bob Hope. Among the clients he has served are: NBC, Comcast, Sony Entertainment, Texaco, Paddington Corporation, Clairol, non-profits such as Cystic Fibrosis, and causes like HomeAid Live.
Among his leadership credits, Robert is the Treasurer of the NSA/Florida Speakers Association and past chair of Business Coaching PEG for the National Speakers Association. He also leads the International Humanitarian Aid group for the International Coach Federation and is an advisor to their Educational Committee. Robert is also active within the Professional Coaches and Mentors Association, International Consortium for Coaching in Organization, ASTD, and the American Society of Association Executives. He sits on several non-profit Boards including the Foundation for Inspired Learning and Speakers Without Borders.
Robert's educational background includes a B.S. with honors from Boston University, graduate work at Syracuse University, and attending the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Business Executive Education Program. He has earned both CLC and MCLC designations from Coach for Life based in San Diego, California, and is one of the few professional coaches in the United States credentialed by the American Medical Association to provide disaster life support. Robert has also been a member of the adjunct faculty at New York University's Management Institute as well as a William Randolph Hearst Fellow and visiting lecturer at the University of Texas at Austin.