Coach Meg

Entrepreneur. Leader. Inventor.
Coach. Author. Speaker.

Margaret Moore


Margaret, aka Coach Meg, founded Wellcoaches Corporation in 2000, the first School of Coaching for health professionals and now a global standard-bearer for professional coaches in healthcare and wellness. The Wellcoaches School of Coaching has trained more than 10,000 coaches in nearly 50 countries. Margaret is a 17-year veteran of the biotechnology industry in the US, UK, Canada, and France. She served in executive roles at three companies which later joined Sanofi, and served as COO and CEO of two biotech companies.


Coach Meg

I am in awe of human nature; coaching is my laboratory for the nature and science of human change, growth, development, and thriving.

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LEADING A GLOBAL FORCE | Coach Meg training coaches in Beijing (2016).

Social Entrepreneur

Margaret is co-founder (2009) and co-director of the Institute of Coaching at McLean Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, and co-founder (2008) and course director of the annual Coaching in Leadership & Healthcare conference organized by the Institute of Coaching and delivered by Harvard Medical School. She is a faculty member of Harvard University Extension School, teaching the Science of Coaching Psychology.

Margaret is a co-founder (2010) and board member of the International Consortium for Health & Wellness Coaching, previously NCCHWC. She spearheaded the formation of a strategic partnership with the National Board of Medical Examiners (2016) to elevate the field and deliver national standards and the national board certification for health and wellness coaches starting in February 2017.


Prolific Writer

As a student of biology, neuroscience, psychology, and philosophy, Margaret has extraordinary skills in synthesizing theory and cultivating new hypotheses of human behavior. Transforming complexity into interesting and accessible tools, Margaret enables readers to apply novel content immediately. Her new Harvard Health book: Organize Your Emotions, Optimize Your Life, posits that multiplicity of mind is natural and normal, extending the Pixar movie, Inside Out, to an adult model.



Engaging Speaker

Whether in front of 10 or 10,000, Margaret's dynamic and flexible presentation style leaves the audience both in awe of her knowledge and professionalism, while also feeling deeply connected to her authentic and engaging approach.


Leadership Coach

Leading in our challenging and uncertain world carries us to our growth edges on many days. A growth edge is a stressful place where the demands of the moment get ahead of today’s level of self-mastery. The stress is our call to grow. As Margaret coaches, she draws on the latest in coaching science and her continuous innovations in coaching models. She is a role model first, coaching herself daily beyond her own growth edges as a leader. The outcome for you is a whole new level of impact as a servant leader and collaborative innovator.


Margaret, a dual Canadian and US citizen, was born on a dairy farm northeast of Toronto where she attended a two-room school and learned to drive a tractor. She is a board member of the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra. Margaret lives with her husband, Paul Clark, a prominent biotechnology patent attorney at Clark & Elbing, in Wellesley, Massachusetts. She is stepmom to three adult Clarks and grandmom to their three children.

  • B.S. Biology, University of Western Ontario, 1978
  • M.B.A., Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario, 1983; last term at London Business School under an international scholarship