Joseph Sclafani


Dr. Sclafani, President and founder of Change Management Associates International (CMAI), has more than 30 years of domestic and international experience in strategic management, the planning and management of organizational change, and executive and group coaching within public and private sector enterprises.   He is an expert at providing short- and mid-term management support to organizations seeking to design and implement changes in their strategies, structures, or operating processes, and coaches individual executives and groups as they wrestle with the uncertainties of organizational change.  As an executive coach, Dr. Sclafani brings a unique perspective that links individual executive performance issues with larger organizational and social dynamics that make up a client’s environment.  He partners with a client to improve individual and ultimately organizational performance by facilitating client insight into his or her leadership behavior and style, clarifying purpose, improving relationships, broadening perspectives, and increasing the client’s ability to manage self and others in a changing organizational environment.




Dr. Sclafani has a Master in Business Administration from Columbia University, a doctorate in sociology from Brown University, and a Bachelor of Arts from Colgate University.   He is an Associate Certified Coach (ACC) with the International Coach Federation (ICF), a Certified Mentor Coach and an Advanced Certified Personal & Executive Coach (ACPEC) with the ICF-accredited College of Executive Coaching, and a Certified Coach with the World Institute of Action Learning (WIAL).