Cari Caldwell is a facilitator, executive coach, consultant, and entrepreneur. She is at her best when midwifing new possibilities for individuals and communities creating their futures. Through her years of experience and her natural ability to connect and build trust, Cari catalyzes and draws out strengths in her clients, is able to create conditions for that which no longer serves to be let go, and stands in the future of what next, healthiest, potential is ripe to be made a reality. Cari brings all of her experience as a leader, executive, entrepreneur, innovator, poet, anti-racism and maternal health activist, and mother with her as she journeys along side her clients, not settling for less than the best and skillfully finding the right balance between challenge and support.
Cari was a Co-Founder and Director of Future Considerations leadership and organizational development consultancy for 11 years based in London, England. Future Considerations is a recipient of the WorldBlu Certification of the most democratic and freedom-centred workplaces. Prior to that, she worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in the US and UK. Cari is also co-Founder and co-CEO of Birthwise Consulting focused on leadership in maternal and infant health and Producer of the Birthwise childbirth education DVD and app. From 2014-2018 she co-founded and was Director of Practice at Roller Strategies, working with philanthropy and foundations to more strategic responses to complexity and investment in social and environmental causes. Currently, she is CEO of Cari Caldwell Consulting and Founder of The Systems Collective, an international organization of practitioners who support and build capacity with multi-stakeholder initiatives working to create healthy systems and solve complex social and environmental challenges.
Cari is currently working on a book integrating her passions for leadership, innovation and birth that maps lessons from physiologic birth to organizational and systemic innovation. Cari is blessed to be the mother to Conor, Luca and their dog Rowdy and loves hot yoga and hiking the Rocky Mountains in her backyard in Fort Collins, Colorado.