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Guy Woods

Alumni & Community Lead

Since graduating from The Art & Science of Coaching in 2015, Guy has been a passionate alumnus, committed to making solution-focused coaching applicable and accessible to all. Over the past few years, he has worked extensively with individuals, start-ups and companies around the world to help them create, promote and sustain powerful conversations which make a positive difference in their own lives, and in the lives of others. 

As Erickson’s Alumni & Community Lead, Guy is dedicated for providing a global community of more than 45,000 Erickson global graduates with meaningful support on the next steps of their coaching journey - wherever it may take them. Whether new or master coaches, he is passionate about listening to graduates' needs, and working closely with them to provide them with powerful opportunities to continue learning, evolving, and proudly represent Erickson's Solution-Focused coaching around the world.

In addition, as a facilitator of The Art & Science of Coaching, Guy brings his dynamic facilitation style and coaching experience to Marilyn Atkinson’s unique coach training program. He is dedicated to supporting future coaches find their unique coaching voice and ignite their passion and commitment to a solution-focused minded, taking the tools, techniques and principles they learn beyond the coaching session, and into their everyday lives.

Based in Dublin, Ireland, he is a proud husband and dog daddy, and an avid ’techie’ and social media user. Prior to joining the Erickson team, Guy worked in the Dublin headquarters of Google and Facebook. Now as a coach, Guy harnesses the power of social media to promote a coaching mindset and encourages open, solution-focused conversations with a community of over 120,000 followers around the world. 

Education & Training:
- Erickson Certified Professional Coach [ECPC] - Erickson Coaching International 
- The Art & Science of Transformational Training - Erickson Coaching International 
- Professional Certified Coach [PCC] - International Coaching Federation
- LLM International Human Rights Law - Griffith College Dublin
- BA (Hons) Journalism & Visual Media - Griffith College Dublin

Watch Guy’s 2019 TEDx talk on the power of Solution-focused thinking: Links to an external site.

Feel free to say hello, and connect with Guy on the Erickson Alumni Network, or using any of his social media channels: