Collin Rustin

Professional Summary

Collin Rustin is an exceptional group facilitator and executive coach with over 30 years of experience as a human resources professional.  He brings a friendly and engaging style to his work with senior executives and emerging business, government and military leaders, who seek to improve their effectiveness in leading and managing others.  He has extensive experience with helping leaders and managers improve their awareness and effectiveness in handling controversial issues, conflict management and building cultures of inclusion, and understanding the value of dialogue.

A certified mediator, Collin is skilled at helping people to hear each other more effectively and work toward a higher level of collaboration, not just compromise.  He sincerely believes the answers to today’s challenges will surface as we present our authentic selves to one another.

Collin is affiliated with The Center for Creative Leadership, as an On-Call faculty and is a master coach for executive level participants.  He has served as Director of Counseling for Staff at UNC-Chapel Hill and Regional Director of the National Coalition Building Institute, Inc.  NCBI is an international not-for-profit organization dedicated to the development of leaders who value diversity and inclusion, take principal stands and initiate intergroup cooperation.


MA, Public Administration; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

BA, Psychology; University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

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