At Syncerity Speaks® we believe in the power and voices of women to lead change.  Serving corporate clients in the Metropolitan DC area and beyond, we provide executive coaching, team development, and empowerment programs for women leaders and professionals across the nation.  Susan Otim-Neal is the Principal of Syncerity Speaks®.


Principal | Integral Leadership + Team Coach

Along with clarity and competence, embodying an effective presence contributes

to our success at work, and in our lives away from work. For over a decade, Susan Otim-Neal has worked with a diverse range of public and private organizations to improve performance and strengthen organizational effectiveness. She has worked for Fortune 500 companies in key management consulting roles in Finance and Human Resources. Susan partners with Women Leaders and Teams to increase their clarity, capacity, and skill, whether coaching leaders one-on-one to develop emotional intelligence and executive presence, or designing meaningful group interactions to enhance team performance. 


Susan has expertise in the areas of Integral Human Development, Leadership Coaching, and Facilitation, and has significant experience in designing learning solutions to meet the unique challenges of clients. She has worked with emerging and experienced  leaders at Healthcare, Technology, Finance, Government, and international Nonprofit organizations to traverse uncertainty while realizing long-term, sustainable change and transformation in their way of being, relating and working. 


A frequent presenter on topics related to racial and gender equity, career advancement, and well-being, Susan has been featured as a guest Coach or speaker at diversity leadership conferences, universities, and religious and community organizations. She graduated with a degree in Finance from George Mason University where she was also a Captain of the Women’s Basketball team. Susan expects to graduate with a Master's in Industrial/Organizational (I/O) Psychology from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2022


A certified Integral Coach® and Integral Team Coach through the New Ventures West coaching program, Susan holds multiple certifications in Emotional Intelligence and Group Process Design and Facilitation. She coaches to the human and organizational soul, supporting clients to bring their whole selves to life, and their best selves to work. Susan has been an active member of numerous professional associations and community organizations, and currently lives in Maryland with her husband and their young son.