Charles Hooper, Jr, MDiv, PCC, is a Atlanta-based Executive and Leadership Development Coach and Trainer. For the last 30+ years, he has been in the Human Resources / Leader Development / Talent Management space. He is a graduate of Samford University (Human Resource Management) and Beeson Divinity School. Charles is a Professional Certified Coach (International Coach Federation) and Coach Trainer with Creative Results Management and Professional Christian Coaching Institute.
He has been committed to be a strong second-man to senior leaders and their organizations in a variety of industries and organizations domestically and internationally. Charles is especially skilled at accelerating leaders with focus and confidence in the key areas of their professional and personal lives. Additionally, he co-creates customized leadership development processes uniquely suited to the leader and organization with whom he is working.
For 11 years Charles was on the pastoral staff at Perimeter Church in Johns Creek, Georgia. He served on the Executive Leadership Team and provided oversight of the Congregational Ministries Division with seven departments, 45 staff, and a four million dollar budget. Later he became the national director for Life on Life Ministry which trained and coached senior pastors and their teams to develop mature and equipped followers of Christ. Charles was one of the architects who designed the training and coaching which helped ignite movements in global cities in Brazil, Philippines, Egypt and USA.
He and Jill have been married since 1989 and enjoy watching their 6 adult sons thrive in life and business. Charles enjoys reading, shooting at the gun range, hiking, and watching UGA football.
ABOUT OUR TEAM
Convene’s mission is to connect, equip, and inspire Christian CEOs and business owners to grow exceptional businesses, become higher-impact leaders and honor God. Through peer-to-peer and executive coaching insight. Growing toward increased personal and business impact. Leading to an ultimate Kingdom legacy.
Charles is the Founder and President of Hooper Leadership Coaching LLC. Executives and senior leaders in business and non-profit sectors say that working with Charles has brought accelerated focus and confidence to their leadership. Developing leaders who can develop other leaders is his passion and life calling. Executive coaching focus areas include:
- Engaging and Mobilizing Employees
- Influencing others through Key Conversations/Campaigns
- Inner Game of the Leader
- Success in a New Role
- Thinking Comprehensively